Position Summary: The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for the Clinical Director at the TEACCH Center in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Clinical Director will hold a position as Clinical Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (fixed-term faculty), depending on experience, in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine. The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates 7 community regional clinics across the state (including the Greensboro TEACCH Center) and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD. Each center offers a set of core services along with unique demonstration programs meeting the needs of individuals with ASD, their families, and professionals across the state of North Carolina. TEACCH is also involved in student and professional training activities within the state, nation, and across the world. All TEACCH programs are coordinated through a central administration and research unit in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Responsibilities of the TEACCH Clinical Director involve clinical and administrative management duties including staff training and supervision. In addition to administrative duties, Clinical Directors maintain a diagnostic and treatment caseload, provide consultation and training programs, and participate in treatment-outcome research.
Education Requirements: Completion of an APA-accredited PhD/PsyD clinical, school or related doctoral program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship.
Qualification and Experience: Candidates must be licensed or license-eligible as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina. Must have previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.
Department Contact Name and Title: Rebecca Mabe/Assistant Director - Business
Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: Rebecca_Mabe@unc.edu