The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago are seeking a full-time non-tenure-eligible Clinician-Educator at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor. This position is intended for a pediatric neuropsychologist who will join a multidisciplinary child and adolescent psychiatry department in a nationally ranked, freestanding children’s hospital located on the medical school campus.
The successful applicant will be working with children and adolescents who have sustained concussions/traumatic brain injury as well as with youth with a variety of medical disorders.
Duties include: 1) conducting screenings and evidence-based neuropsychological evaluations of children and adolescents with medical, psychiatric, and neurodevelopmental disorders; 2) teaching in multidisciplinary child health and mental health training programs; 3) engagement in research or other scholarly activities.
Qualified candidates will have obtained a PhD in a clinical psychology training program and completed an APA-approved internship specializing in clinical child or pediatric psychology. At least one of training programs must have been APA-approved. The individual will also have completed a fellowship in pediatric neuropsychology. Experience with children/adolescents with concussion/traumatic brain injury is necessary; experience with other medical populations such as genetic, endocrine, and major organ system disorders (liver, kidney) is highly desirable.
Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Full-time position. Start date immediate after licensure in Illinois. Applications will be evaluated as received. The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled.
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