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Academic Neuropsychologist Faculty Position
University of Nebraska Medical Center
The Department of Neurological Sciences (DONS) is expanding neuropsychological services through recruitment for an early to mid-career board certified or board eligible clinical neuropsychologist. The DONS has 6 neuropsychologists, 22 full time faculty physicians, 7 advanced practice providers and 20 neurology residents and fellows. Under the leadership of behavioral neurologist Dr. Matthew Rizzo, the position includes patient care, teaching and research responsibilities.
Patient Care: The DONS supports the following programs: Behavioral Neurology, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurocritical Care, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neuromuscular Diseases, Vascular Neurology/Stroke, Magnetoencephalography. Neuropsychologists are integrated into the epilepsy, deep brain stimulation and solid organ transplant surgery teams. The DONS operates a 6-bed epilepsy video monitoring unit and a MEG neuroimaging clinical and research program. Outpatient referrals come from multiple other specialty services at our academic medical facility including oncology, family medicine, geriatric medicine, and Psychiatry.
Teaching: The neuropsychology program is a member of the APPCN with two postdoctoral fellowship positions. Neuropsychologists are also involved in neurology residency training program didactics.
Research: DONS Faculty are expected to develop and maintain an active role in clinical and translational research. The UNMC, Nebraska Medicine, and University of Nebraska network of campuses house a wide array of high end equipment including access to 3.0 Tesla Siemens and Philips MRI scanners, and a fully operational MEG Center. Seed grants are frequently available to assist with the generation of pilot data. The university has well organized systems to accept and disburse extramural funding. The neuropsychology division is involved in research related to deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s patients, assessing minimal hepatic encephalopathy in pre-transplant liver patients, assessing effects of cancer treatments on cognition, rsfMRI in concussed athletes and basic vision science related to a portable critical flicker fusion (CFF) device. New in-roads are being made to conduct research with the DONS high-end driving simulators.
Nebraska Medicine is a 500-bed academic medical center. 2017 will see the opening of the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center comprised of the 108-bed C.L. Werner Cancer Hospital and the Suzanne and Walter Scott Cancer Research Tower. We are located in Omaha, a vibrant metropolitan area of 865,000 people cited by Forbes as one of the most livable and affordable cities in the US.
Find online application at http://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/32782. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Inquiries: Dr. Aimi Nelson Sheese, PhD, ABPP (email@example.com)
Adult Neuropsychologist/Pediatric Neuropsychologist
Integrated Assessment Services
IAS is recruiting part-time neuropsychologists who are board certified or board eligible. Neuropsychologists should have specific training in LD, Autism, ADHD and psychiatric neuropsychology. We are looking for both pediatric and adult neuropsychologists who have strong writing skills and who can work collaboratively with other clinical psychologists who are doing full psychological evaluations.
Work will be supplemental to a full or part-time job, and is at a private clinic in Cambridge, MA. Because the clinic is private pay, any empanelment with insurance companies at other jobs must be limited to those locations.
Compensation is highly competitive. Hours are extremely flexible. Wonderful location near Harvard Square and fantastic way to supplement your income with flexible hours.
To apply or for more information, please contact Melinda Kulish, PhD, at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about IAS, please visit our website at www.iasboston.com.
MedStar National Rehabilitation Network
MedStar National Rehabilitation Network (MNRN), is seeking a talented, creative Clinical Neuropsychologist to work in Baltimore, MD as the Regional Coordinator of Neuropsychological Services.
MNRN is part of MedStar Health and is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (MGUH), Georgetown University School of Medicine, and the Center for Brain Plasticity & Recovery, a joint venture between MNRN and MGUH. MNRN offers a unique opportunity for clinicians seeking a clinical job that has a balance of autonomy and team work. The Psychology Service of the MedStar National Rehabilitation Network is a progressive and expanding department with a commitment to providing clinicians with professional development and mentorship.
The Neuropsychologist position will be based at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital and will support MedStar Union Memorial Hospital and surrounding satellite outpatient clinics. This is a start-up situation and the candidate will be responsible for developing Neuropsychological services and programs for satellite NRN clinics in Baltimore and the Central Maryland region. In addition, the candidate will provide both inpatient and outpatient clinical services to rehabilitation inpatient units and surrounding outpatient clinics. The candidate must have broad experience and training in medical and/or rehabilitation settings (3-5 years experience post-fellowship) and be able to provide comprehensive assessments and treatment of for neurologically impaired individuals.
What you'll need to join the team!
To considered for this opportunity, please email a letter of application and curriculum vitae to:
MedStar offers a comprehensive total rewards program, designed for both full-time and part-time associates, including:
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MedStar is an EEO employer.
Eisenhower Center Jacksonville Group
Eisenhower Center Jacksonville Group is seeking a motivated and dynamic individual for a licensed or license eligible Clinical Neuropsychologist. Eisenhower Center Jacksonville Group has two unique programs that include: a specialty TBI program for athletes and military and our transitional residential rehabilitation facility, serving other adults with acquired brain injury. This position will entail performing clinical assessments, cognitive rehabilitation, psychotherapy and supervising Behavioral Analysts (BCBA). The successful candidate will require experience and competence in assessment and intervention for adults with traumatic and acquired brain injury, substance use disorder and PSTD/Anxiety. Expertise in therapeutic orientations including but not limited to DBT, CBT, Supportive therapy, EMDR preferred.
PROSPECTIVE APPLICANTS ARE:
• Licensed in the State of Florida or eligible
BENEFITS:Employee Stock Ownership Plan, 401 (k), subsidized medical and dental insurance immediately upon hire, life insurance, paid professional dues, continuing education opportunities and paid time off.
If you are willing to go the extra mile to help our clients reach their potential and experience a rewarding career,please send an email with your CV to: Heath Boston, Human Resources, firstname.lastname@example.org
Bronson Methodist Hospital Neuroscience Center
Bronson Methodist Hospital’s Neuroscience Center has an outstanding clinical opportunity in southwest Michigan. Our neuroscience team is looking for a full-time neuropsychologist to perform comprehensive assessments in our adult outpatient clinic. Our successful growing practice currently supports nine neurologists, four neurosurgeons, neurointerventional surgeon, two PM&R physicians, geriatric psychiatrist, neuropsychologist, and extensive advanced practitioner support.
Our busy neuropsychology service receives diagnostically diverse referrals from neurology subspecialties and neurosurgery, including dementia, movement disorders, seizure disorders, demyelinating diseases, stroke, TBI, psychiatric disorders, toxic exposure, CNS infections, and brain neoplasms. We are looking for someone who is interested in joining our current neuropsychologist and psychometrist and taking part in developing the outpatient assessment service. Opportunities to develop a focused inpatient consultation service are available as well. We are also hiring a second psychometrist, so there will be one-to-one testing coverage for both clinicians. Applicants who have completed a postdoctoral fellowship in accordance with the Houston Guidelines and are board-eligible are preferred.
Bronson offers a competitive salary, sign-on bonus, CME stipend, malpractice coverage, relocation allowance, generous PTO and a comprehensive benefit package.
Bronson Methodist Hospital is ranked among the top five percent in the nation for neurosciences and neurosurgery and is recognized by Healthgrades as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care and Spine Surgery. Bronson Methodist Hospital is a Level One Trauma Center and is accredited as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by the Joint Commission.
At Bronson, our vision is simple and straightforward to create an exceptional healthcare experience for every person every time. Bronson Healthcare Groupis a not-for-profit, community-governed health system serving nine counties in southwest Michigan. With 7,800 employees, more than 1,000 medical staff members, and nearly 800 licensed beds, Bronson is the largest employer and leading healthcare system in southwest Michigan.
Bronson Healthcare Group is located just east of Lake Michigan and 150 miles from the Chicago area offering a diverse cultural opportunity, very affordable real estate, a major focus on education and a variety of recreation options. Our local area is home to several international companies including Stryker, Pharmacia and Kellogg.
For more information about Bronson Methodist Hospital please visit www.bronsonhealth.com.
Interested candidates may contact Cadace Lee at 269-341-8631 or e-mail: email@example.com.
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital has opened a 110 bed inpatient and outpatient facility in Omaha in addition to the 302 beds we have at the Lincoln campus. We are currently hiring for a position available in the Neuropsychology Department of our state-of-the-art facility. We have a department of twelve staff across the two campuses including two board certified neuropsychologists, rehabilitation psychologists, and counselors. Our new facility in Omaha will employ four full-time professionals who will have the benefit of a close relationship with the University of Nebraska Medical Center, with opportunities for collaborative research with the physiatry faculty as well as our Institute for Rehabilitation Research and Engineering staff.
Clinical responsibilities of this position include outpatient neuropsychological assessment and some rehabilitation counseling with patients and families. The neuropsychologist will perform detailed neuropsychological assessments with a broad range of diagnostic groups, including traumatic brain injury, mild TBI, stroke, dementia, and other neurological disorders. Madonna provides several multidisciplinary clinics which provide opportunities for briefer assessments and treatment team consultation. Training and experience in neuropsychology is required. Experience with forensic assessment is preferred. Experience across the entire spectrum of age groups, including pediatrics and geriatrics is a plus, although not required. Board certification or eligibility is a helpful qualification, although not required to be considered for the position. A doctoral degree from an APA-accredited program is expected. Must possess current NE licensure or eligible to obtain licensure within 14 months of hire.
The Omaha metropolitan area is a community of 807,000 people known for being one of the nation’s friendliest cities with a moderate cost of living. Parenting magazine ranks Omaha among the top 10 cities for raising a family and test scores in the Omaha Public Schools exceed the national average for large school districts. According to Money Magazine, Omaha is named as the 7th city in the US for overall quality of life.
If interested, please contact: Angela Kugler, Human Resources, Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, 5401 South Street Lincoln, NE 68506 402-413-4337; or Dr. Travis Groft, Director of Neuropsychology (Madonna Lincoln Campus), 402-413-3547, or apply online at www.madonna.org.
Neuropsychologist or Rehabilitation Psychologist
Pate Rehabilitation is seeking a Rehabilitation psychologist or neuropsychologist to be part of dynamic teams primarily focused on acquired brain injury rehabilitation.
Pate is a premiere post-acute neuro-rehabilitation facility with three sites throughout the Dallas/Fort-Worth Metroplex. Pate has been in business for over 30 years, offering transdisciplinary neuro-rehabilitation. It was co-founded by a neuropsychologist, and the treatment model continues to be based on neuropsychological principles. There is strong comradery and consultation opportunities with other neuropsychologists within the company.
Pate offers both day-neuro and residential services to older adolescent and adult individuals with various neurological conditions including stroke, traumatic brain injury, encephalopathy, neuro-tumor resection, anoxia/hypoxia, etc. Applicants with experience in brain injury rehabilitation settings are preferred. Responsibilities include clinical intervention, neuropsychological evaluations, guiding and providing consultation to multidisciplinary rehabilitation teams, patient and family education, and participating in program development.
While the position is primarily clinical, there are opportunities for research. Pate neuropsychologists have enjoyed clinical faculty status at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center for over a decade, and opportunities for faculty status and clinical and/or research supervision of doctoral-level and post-doctoral students. Additionally, Pate frequently collaborates with local academic institutions to conduct clinical research studies including University of Texas Center for Brain Health, Texas Women’s University, and University of Texas at Arlington.
Applicants are to be licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Texas. Requirements include a doctorate from an accredited graduate school in psychology, and completion of at least one year of post-doctoral supervision/training. Board Certification or aspiration to become board certified in clinical neuropsychology or rehabilitation psychology is desired.
Applications will be reviewed immediately upon receipt and will be accepted until the position has been filled.
To apply for the position, contact Nelda Konvalin at firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information about the position, please contact Dr. Salisbury at email@example.com
Neuropsychologist or Rehabilitation Psychologist
Methodist Rehabilitation Center
Methodist Rehabilitation Center has an immediate opening for a Neuropsychologist or a Rehabilitation Psychologist to provide services to inpatients and outpatients on primarily spinal cord injury and general rehabilitation injury units. Some limited work with stroke and brain injury populations is also expected. Patient populations are diverse, ranging from adolescent to geriatric. Duties include psychological assessment, individual and group psychotherapy, and family intervention/education. Participation in research is available and there is opportunity for supervision of psychology fellows/trainees. An interdisciplinary team model is emphasized in the program. Candidates must be licensed or license eligible in the state of Mississippi. At least two years of experience in rehabilitation is preferred. Salary is competitive with health and retirement benefits. Email CV with three references to: Kristi Sessions, Dpt. of Human Resources; 1350 E. Woodrow Wilson Drive; Jackson, MS 39216. firstname.lastname@example.org
The Portsmouth Neuropsychology Center
Compensation and Benefits:
Ms. Linnea Hauthaway
The Shepherd Center
The Shepherd Center in Atlanta, Georgia is recruiting for a full-time, Inpatient Neurorehabilitation Psychologist to work with patients with patients on our inpatient Spinal Cord Injury Program. The Psychologist should have specialty training in rehabilitation psychology, neuropsychological assessment, and have medical center/hospital, or interdisciplinary treatment team experience.
Primary responsibilities include active interdisciplinary team participation, and providing comprehensive psychological and neuropsychological services for SCI patients, which may include assessments, consultations, pre-surgical evaluations, interventions, education, and individual, group, and family therapy as needed. You will also provide patient and family group training and interventions. The department currently has a large psychology staff with services in spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, and pain management. The department also trains students and fellows, with mentoring/teaching opportunities available.
The Shepherd Center is a private, not-for-profit, 164-bed facility specializing in the medical treatment, research, and rehabilitation for people with neurological injuries or illnesses. The Shepherd Center is accredited by the Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), and ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 10 best rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. This position includes a comprehensive benefits package including competitive salary, health/dental/vision insurance, CEU opportunities, 403(b) with employer match, paid time off, and more.
For more information, please contact Laurie Nash, PhD, ABPP at Laurie_Nash@shepherd.org. To apply, please complete a job application through the hospital website at www.shepherd.org/employment/current-vacancies or contact Karl Brandt in Human Resources at email@example.com or 404.350.7770. For more information about The Shepherd Center, please visit our website at www.shepherd.org.
The Shepherd Center is an equal opportunity employer.
NIDA T32 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Neuropsychology
HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program (HNRP), University of California San Diego
The University of California at San Diego (UCSD) Department of Psychiatry announces the availability of postdoctoral research fellowship in neuropsychology. The fellowship is funded by a NIDA training grant (T32-DA031098) led by Dr. Robert K. Heaton and his colleagues at the UCSD HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program (HNRP) entitled “Training in Research in Addictions in Interdisciplinary NeuroAIDS (TRAIN)”. The fellowship emphasizes research training in neurocognitive and everyday functioning outcomes (e.g., medication adherence, driving, technology-based tools for assessing and remediating neurocognitive and functional impairment) in addictions and HIV infection. Substances of interest include methamphetamine, cannabis, and alcohol. The fellow will engage in an individualized, mentored clinical research training program that will include structured didactics. UCSD HNRP is directed by Igor Grant, M.D., and includes a multidisciplinary research team with experts in neuropsychology, neuroimaging, psychiatry, infectious disease, neurosciences, neuropathology, and neurocognitive interventions. There are also dedicated units in data management and information systems, biostatistics, and participant outreach. The HNRP currently supports dozens of federally- and state-funded grants, and provides leadership for both national and international neuroAIDS research. Depending upon the fellow’s interests, additional research opportunities may be available in the treatment of HIV associated neurocognitive disorders, as well as neuroAIDS in resource-limited settings, underserved populations, and comorbidities/cofactors (e.g., mental illness, aging). The fellowship meets the requirements for clinical licensure in CA and the fellow will have an opportunity for up to 10% clinical training under the supervision of Marc A. Norman, Ph.D., ABPP-CN. Demonstrated interest/productivity in neuropsychological research is required. Previous research experience in addictions and HIV infection is desired, but not necessary. The University of California San Diego is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Potential fellowship applicants who wish to learn more about the fellowship may contact Dr. Heaton via email (firstname.lastname@example.org; please cc email@example.com). The formal application will require a letter of interest, curriculum vita and three letters of reference and should be sent directly to Dr. Heaton. Additional information regarding the fellowship can be found at http://train.hivresearch.ucsd.edu/
The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology
The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology is seeking a pediatric neuropsychologist specializing in the assessment of toddlers, children, and adolescents presenting with a wide range of neurological and neurodevelopmental disorders. Candidates must have extensive training and experience in the evaluation of children and adolescents with ASD.
The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology currently consists of two pediatric neuropsychologists and a child psychiatrist/developmental behavioral pediatrician. Additionally, a satellite clinic located on Grand Cayman Island provides the unique opportunity to work with a variety of cultural groups as part of a multi-disciplinary team including speech/language, behavior therapists, and educators.
This position requires a doctoral degree in psychology from an APA accredited program, specialty training in clinical pediatric neuropsychology under Houston guidelines, and completion of both an APA accredited pre-doctoral internship and an APPCN-member or equivalent postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible. Subspecialty certification in pediatric neuropsychology is expected and encouraged. Must be licensed or license eligible in the state of Florida.
Compensation is productivity-based and is very competitive. Benefits include flexible scheduling, office staff support including billing and transcription services, and professional development allowance.
The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology is a private outpatient clinic in Palm Beach County, Florida with a satellite clinic in Martin County. This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding private practice in a beautiful area of the country.
Please send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and two sample reports to Jill Kelderman, Ph.D., at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to: Dr. Jill Kelderman, The Center for Pediatric Neuropsychology, 11211 Prosperity Farms Road #C-303, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410.
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology
Applications are now being accepted for the Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology and Neuroscience at Kessler Foundation. Three fellowship positions are available: 1. Fellowship with a focus in traumatic brain injury research, 2. Fellowship with a focus in multiple sclerosis research, and 3. Pediatric neuropsychology fellowship.
The two-year funded program aims to prepare clinician-scientists for a career in clinical research within the specialty area of rehabilitation research. Training opportunities are provided more broadly across multiple departments, capitalizing on unique opportunities throughout the center as well as other nearby centers of excellence throughout New Jersey 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 successful applicant would be expected to assist in ongoing endeavors as well as develop his/her own mentored research projects. There are opportunities for fellows to join existing programs of TBI and MS research including functional neuroimaging, the assessment and rehabilitation of cognitive symptoms, functional outcomes research, cross-cultural work, virtual reality, and fatigue research. Fellows work on various aspects of research projects ranging from inception (e.g., study formulation, grant-writing, etc.) to manuscript publication. Clinical opportunities involve assessment and treatment of outpatient rehabilitation populations under the supervision of a licensed psychologist. Additional offerings are made possible through strong collaborations with additional centers including, Rutgers University, Children’s Specialized Hospital, Veterans Administration New Jersey Healthcare System, and New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Salary is commensurate with NIH guidelines. Kessler Foundation is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse, cooperative work environment. Women, members of under-represented minority groups and individuals with physical disabilities are encouraged to apply. Please contact Nancy Chiaravalloti, PhD at (973) 324-8440 or via e-mail at email@example.com. EOE/M/F/D/V
University of Wisconsin-Madison Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center
The Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC) conducts research in the field of aging and dementia, and seeks to establish effective prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Cynthia Carlsson is seeking a PhD Scientist to work with her team within the ADRC conducting statistical analysis of cutting-edge clinical studies on AD and related disorders to address significant public health and clinical research questions involving psychometric, health, and biological outcomes. The incumbent will collaborate with team members in the design, implementation, analysis, and reporting of clinical studies investigating the impact of vascular risk factors on regional cerebral blood flow, cognitive function and CSF biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease. The incumbent will be expected to write manuscripts and abstracts summarizing study findings and present these findings at national and international meetings on aging and dementia. In addition, the incumbent will be expected to work closely with Dr. Carlsson's research team to facilitate completion of pre-defined analyses in addition to working independently on their own areas of interest.
MINIMUM NUMBER OF YEARS AND TYPE OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE
1 + years post-doctoral experience in research in aging, epidemiology, biostatistics, neuropsychology, Alzheimer's disease and dementia research, or other comparable area strongly preferred. New PhD graduates are encouraged to apply.
The incumbent should possess strong expertise in classical and modern biostatistical methods that are applicable to measuring psychometric and biological variables in a longitudinal framework and strong working knowledge of statistics software SAS or R. It is preferred that the incumbent have the ability to conceive of a set of hypotheses, select the requisite methods to test the hypotheses, make appropriate conclusions about the results, and present the findings in published manuscripts and at scientific meetings. Experience in grant proposal writing is preferred. Expertise with psychometric theory and methods, in factors influencing cognitive performance ispreferred.
Interested applicants should apply on the University of Wisconsin-Madison job portal: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/494358/scientist-carlsson-lab
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