Clinical Assistant Professor - Staff Psychologist

Location
Chapel Hill
Posted
Feb 24, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: Psychiatry-TEACCH - 412205

Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty

Vacancy ID: FAC0001938

Position Summary: The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has two openings for a Staff Psychologist at a new TEACCH Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Staff Psychologists will hold a position as Clinical Assistant Professor (fixed-term faculty), 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 seven community regional clinics, a supported employment program, and a 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 part of the North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program and faculty are actively 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. These are new positions in a new TEACCH Center opening in Raleigh, North Carolina. Responsibilities include a diagnostic and treatment caseload, community consultation, and delivery of local, national, and international training programs. Clinical supervision may also be expected. In keeping with the overall mission of TEACCH, the psychologists will also participate in research or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical and training activities. This position is open beginning September 1, 2017 and recruitment is ongoing until filled.

Application Deadline:

Education Requirements: Completion of an APA-accredited PhD/PsyD in clinical, school or related doctoral program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship.

Qualification and Experience: Minimum requirements for this position include previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Candidates must be licensed or license eligible as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Rebecca Mabe, Assistant Director

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: rebecca_mabe@med.unc.edu