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Child and Adolescent Neuropsychologist
University of Utah
The Division of Pediatric Behavioral Health in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah is recruiting for an academic Child and Adolescent Neuropsychologist. The Neuropsychologist will provide testing services for patients referred to the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at Primary Children’s Hospital (PCH). Clinical activities will be carried out at the Eccles Outpatient Building at PCH and at the Wasatch Canyons Campus of PCH. In addition to clinical service, there is an expectation for academic work, including education, investigation, administration as well as advocacy. This is an incredible opportunity to join a collegial academic environment and work in a children’s hospital ranked as one of the best in the US.
Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. in clinical psychology with specialization in child and adolescent services. The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment on the clinical or tenure track in the Department of Pediatrics at the academic level commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The University of Utah and Department of Pediatrics offer an excellent benefits package that includes 20.2% retirement contributions that vest immediately and excellent health care choices. The Department offers an education loan repayment program, departmental research core with mentoring, as well as education and leadership opportunities.
Salt Lake City is a diverse major metropolitan area with outstanding restaurants, arts and music. Recreation is unparalleled with 6 ski resorts within 30 minutes and 5 national parks within an easy 4 hour drive. Salt Lake is serviced by a convenient international airport with direct flights to most major cities.
Interested individuals can apply for the position at http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/42854. Cover letter and curriculum vitae will be required. For additional information about the position, please contact: D. Richard Martini, M.D., at email@example.com.
The University of Utah Health Sciences Center is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and Respect. The University of Utah HSC values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to the mission of the University of Utah Health Sciences Center.
Northwestern Mental Health Center
The Northwestern Mental Health Center in Crookston, MN is seeking a full-time Clinical Neuropsychologist. NWMHC is a Community Mental Health Center serving a six-county region in NW MN. We are looking for the right community-focused candidate to join our team. The successful candidate will become part of an agency culture that is known for its community collaborations and work with cross-functional teams to help promote the recovery and resiliency of individuals across the age continuum. This culture is rooted in a history of support while striving towards Clinical, Professional, Organizational and Relationship Excellence. Candidate will be on a collaborative team that seeks to support both the practitioners on the team and clients they serve with a positive, recovery-orientated environment. The culture of the team seeks to provide the optimal place in which each team member can grow and operate at the highest level of each individual’s abilities.
Job specifics include:
Plusses to working with a smaller, dynamic organization include:
For more information, or to submit your curriculum vitae (CV), contact Joan Tronson, Director of Operations, at 218-281-0270; Jtronson@nwmhc.org. NWMHC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Search firm solicitation is prohibited.
Houston Neuropsychology Group, PLLC
We are excited to announce a full-time position opening for a clinical neuropsychologist to join our private practice in Houston, TX. We have been in business for over 25 years and enjoy a steady and growing referral base of neurologists, psychiatrists, and other specialists. Our patients typically fall within the geriatric (60%) and adult (35%) age range, although we also see a minority of children and adolescents (5%).
The position is full-time, salaried, and includes numerous benefits (paid time off, health insurance, retirement plan with 3% employer match, short- and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, licensure renewal fees, parking, and support for board certification costs). There is also a yearly stipend for continuing education. The practice provides all necessary office space, furniture, equipment, technician labor, and testing materials. We have excellent administrative and billing support as well.
Minimum qualifications include: 1) a doctoral degree in clinical psychology, counseling psychology, or clinical neuropsychology; 2) completion of a postdoctoral fellowship in neuropsychology; and 3) licensure as a psychologist. The candidate must have training in clinical neuropsychology consistent with the Houston Conference guidelines and be eligible for board certification in clinical neuropsychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology. TX licensure is preferred, although candidates licensed in other states or provinces are encouraged to apply as well. Texas has reciprocity at the doctorate level with four states (Arkansas, Louisiana, Missouri, and Nebraska) and two Canadian provinces (Manitoba and Ontario).
Houston is the fourth largest city in the United States and hosts the world's largest concentration of research and healthcare institutions. The city is widely known for its arts and culture, professional sports teams, restaurants, and diverse industries (healthcare, energy, and technology). See www.visithoustontexas.com for more details.
For more information about our practice, please visit our web site: www.hnpgroup.com. Individuals who would like to apply for the position should begin by submitting a curriculum vita and letter of interest to Robert N. Davis, Ph.D., ABPP (firstname.lastname@example.org). Queries may also be directed to Dr. Davis by e-mail. All inquiries and applications will be considered confidential. Applications will reviewed until the position is filled.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
We are seeking an exceptional Clinical Neuropsychologist to join us at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC. This position will primarily support two integral Neurosciences Service Line IPUs: Epilepsy and Movement Disorders. The targeted recruit will be an adult-focused neuropsychologist with interests and training in acquired brain injury, movement disorders, stroke, brain cancer and epilepsy. Professional activities will include providing neuropsychological assessments and treatments to patients with a variety of neurological diagnoses and serving on interdisciplinary teams.
This is a faculty opportunity with the ideal candidate possessing the following qualifications:
The Department of Neurology is a multi-specialty, well-established and highly regarded academic department with active clinical programs in Epilepsy, General Neurology, Headache, Movement Disorders, Inpatient & Outpatient Neurorehabilitation, Pediatric Neurology, Sleep Disorders and Stroke. We have collaboration with nationally renowned Alzheimer’s disease researchers. This position will require working in collaborations with Neurology and Neurosurgery and include both inpatient and outpatient directed care.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is a nationally recognized academic medical center with multiple locations in and around Winston-Salem, NC; operating as an integrated enterprise including educational and research facilities, hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers, and other primary and specialty care facilities serving 24 counties.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to achieving diversity among its faculty and staff. Interested candidates who meet the qualifications are invited to apply online at http://www.wakehealth.edu/HR/Faculty/Current-Opportunities.htm and key in Job 11242.
For questions, please contact Myriam Sollam, PhD, Assistant Professor Neuropsychology at email@example.com / (336) 716-5475.
National Institute of Mental Health Intramural Research Program
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Intramural Research Program, seeks an applicant for a full-time clinical neuropsychologist position. Responsibilities include conduct of clinical and research neuropsychological evaluations within the NIH Clinical Center, Bethesda, MD. Populations include individuals with HIV, epilepsy, various dementia syndromes, brain tumors, movement disorders, immunodeficiencies, psychiatric disorders, and genetic disorders, but diagnostic emphasis changes over time. Evaluations are conducted in both in and outpatient settings and with child and adult subjects. Responsibilities also include supervision of trainees and psychometrists. A broad range of collaborative research opportunities is also available.
The position is available on or about July, 2015.
Requirements include psychologist licensure, a Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an APA/CPA-accredited program in clinical psychology, successful completion of an APA/CPA-accredited internship, and completion of a two-year clinical neuropsychology postdoctoral fellowship. Board certification by ABCN is preferred. Applicants should have prior experience working in a hospital setting with interdisciplinary teams, evaluating neurologic patients, and conducting evaluations on both children and adults. Excellent written/oral skills are also required. Spanish-speaking neuropsychologists are encouraged to apply.
NIMH is a research component of the National Institutes of Health, the nation’s premier medical research institution, and the Department of Health and Human Services, which has nationwide responsibility for improving the health and well being of all Americans. Interested applicants should send a curriculum vitae and bibliography, together with three letters of reference to: Dottie Drake, Office of the Clinical Director, NIMH, 10-CRC, Room 6-5340, MSC 1276, Bethesda, MD 20892-1276 or via e-mail to Dorothy.Drake@mail.nih.gov.
This position is subject to a background investigation.
NIH and DHHS are Equal Opportunity Employers
Clinical Neuropsychologist Opportunity in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Mercy Medical Center
Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa is seeking a full-time Clinical Neuropsychologist. Mercy is a 445 total bed, award-winning hospital that has been established for more than 100 years. Join a well-qualified, collegial team of behavioral health providers in a thriving practice. Specifics of the job include:
Interested candidates should contact George Akra, Director of Recruiting, at 800-876-0500 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference NPH-8654 on all correspondence.
Samaritan Health Services
The outpatient Neuropsychology Clinic at Samaritan Health Services in Corvallis, Oregon is seeking to hire an early career neuropsychologist to provide comprehensive neuropsychological services for the mid-Willamette valley.
This position will be for a fellowship trained lifespan neuropsychologist. The ideal candidate will be able to provide assessments for geriatrics, adults, and adolescents who present with neurological, cognitive, and behavioral problems due to a wide range of etiologies. Although the bulk of work will be with outpatient evaluations, experience with cognitive rehabilitation and brief inpatient evaluations is desirable. Other opportunities include working with sports medicine and concussion clinics as well as our medical inpatient units.
Although the position is primarily a clinical position, research opportunities are also available. Furthermore, clinical training will be an important part of the job as we are currently in the process of starting an internship program and have active practicum rotations with the local universities.
The position will be based out of an integrated primary care clinic that houses an internal medicine group along with health psychology and clinical social workers. As such, we are a fast paced clinic that emphasizes efficiency and excellent patient care alongside collaboration with multidisciplinary teams.
Candidates must hold a doctorate in Clinical Neuropsychology or Clinical Psychology with a neuropsychology track or sufficient neuropsychology experience from an accredited (APA or CPA) university and be licensed or license-eligible in Oregon. The candidate must also have completed a 2 year post-doctoral residency in Neuropsychology and be eligible for board certification in neuropsychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). Board certification through ABPP in neuropsychology, if not already attained, will be required to be completed within 3 years of employment.
Samaritan Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Corvallis and Albany are active cities within the gorgeous mid willamette valley that offers a great lifestyle of outdoor activities, easy access to the ocean, and quick access to major metropolitan areas hosting sports and cultural events without all the traffic.
Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
Cleveland Clinic Neurological Institute announces a search for a neuropsychologist with specific interest and experience in neurodegenerative diseases including dementia and movement disorders. This individual will join the staff of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, Nevada and join a growing program within the multidisciplinary outpatient clinic. The team currently is comprised of Sarah Banks, PhD ABPP-CN, Justin Miller, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow, neuropsychology technicians and practicum students.
Duties will include clinical interview, neuropsychological assessment with the assistance of a technician, report writing, some protected research time and educational opportunities both in the supervision of a postdoctoral fellow, and practicum students from a specialized program at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In addition to neurodegenerative diseases we see former football players, interest in sports neuropsychology can certainly be accommodated but is not essential to the position.
Depending on the interests of the candidate, current research opportunities include access to a large patient database of neuropsychological testing and imaging data, other neuroimaging opportunities, and opportunities for involvement in a large study of professional fighters (boxers and mixed martial arts fighters).
Applicants should have completed a doctoral degree from an APA-accredited program in clinical psychology, completed an internship with experience in neuropsychology and have completed a postdoctoral fellowship with specialization in neuropsychology. Eligibility for licensure in Nevada is essential, with the expectation of the successful candidate pursuing board certification.
Interested parties should apply online at www.clevelandclinic.org/physicianrecruitment.
Las Vegas is known as the entertainment capital of the world and over the last couple of decades has garnered accolades for its fast-growing population, entrepreneurial atmosphere and available housing. Las Vegas continues to expand its non-gaming industry base and is becoming a notable education and research community.
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
Smoke-free/ drug-free environment.
Neuropsychologist - Assistant Professor
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
The Department of Neurology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is seeking a clinical/academic neuropsychologist. The successful candidate will provide service, conduct clinically-focused research, and participate in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. Minimum requirements are a doctoral degree in psychology and completion of an internship and post-doctoral training in neuropsychology. This position is anticipated at the Assistant Professor rank, but candidates with exceptional qualifications may be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor.
Interested candidates should send a statement outlining clinical/research accomplishments and future plans, along with a CV and personal references either electronically to email@example.com or by mail to:
Robin L. Brey, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology
UT Health Science Center San Antonio
8300 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code 7883
San Antonio, TX 78229-3900
All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions. The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Pediatric Rehabilitation and Neuropsychology
Children’s Specialized Hospital
Applications are now being accepted for the Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Pediatric Neuropsychology offered jointly through Children’s Specialized Hospital and Kessler Foundation. The two-year program prepares clinicians-scientists for a career in clinical research within the specialty area of pediatric neuropsychological rehabilitation. Training opportunities are provided across multiple departments, capitalizing on unique opportunities throughout both organizations to pursue key clinical and research training goals. All fellows participate in an extensive training curriculum and didactic offerings. Multidisciplinary mentored training opportunities are individually tailored to achieve specific goals considering the fellows’ prior background and interests.
The Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Pediatric Neuropsychology is designed to provide advanced research and clinical training for postdoctoral fellows in neuropsychology. The successful applicant would be expected to assist in ongoing endeavors as well as develop his/her own mentored research projects at Children’s Specialized Hospital. Fellows will work on various aspects of research projects ranging from inception (e.g., study formulation, grant-writing, etc.) to manuscript publication. Clinical opportunities involving assessment and treatment of rehabilitation populations may also be available. Please send your CV, a letter of interest, and three letters of reference to Heather Ferreri at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are equal opportunity employers.
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