Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey i seeking a Postdoctoral fellow to assist clinical faculty members with (a) directing and overseeing the assessment and treatment of children with feeding disorders or autism and related disorders and (b) developing and coordinating research programs. Postdoctoral fellows' responsibilities include direct supervision of the development and implementation of assessment and treatment protocols. Postdoctoral fellows implement and monitor ongoing research activities in accordance with the needs identified by the clinical faculty. Other responsibilities include developing, writing, and implementing policies and procedures for the program.
Minimum Education and Experience:
*Doctorate in psychology or behavior analysis within 3 months of start date *Licensed or board-certified (within 6 months of start date) as a psychologist or behavior analyst
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to: *Coordinate and direct client intake and discharge activities (e.g., conduct initial consent/paperwork with caregivers) *Coordinate and direct assessment and treatment procedures and assist with implementation as needed
Preference given to individuals with experience supervising work with children with feeding disorders or autism and related disorders in an educational, instructional, or therapeutic setting
Computer and specialty software related to PFD program activities
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Postdoctoral fellows may work with patients who engage in severe forms of aggression, which could result in bodily harm.
Posting Number: 19ST3823
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 99307
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.