Pediatric Neuropsychologist

Location
Morgantown, West Virginia
Posted
Apr 19, 2017
Institution Type
For-Profit

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics seeks a board certified/board eligible pediatric neuropsychologist to join the faculty practice in Morgantown, WV.

Successful candidates must have completed an APA/CPA accredited clinical psychology graduate program, with an APA/CPA accredited internship with a neuropsychology focus, and a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology.  Applicants must be eligible to sit for ABPP in clinical neuropsychology.  A focus on child clinical neuropsychology is necessary. Immediate eligibility for licensure in West Virginia is required. Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and pediatric residents. Additional teaching opportunities exist with medical students and residents within the department and broader Health Sciences Center on topics relevant to psychology/neuropsychology. Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research.  

Clinical responsibilities focus on neuropsychological evaluations of a rich variety of neurological, neurosurgical, medical and psychiatric populations. This is a clinical position with strong teaching and supervision expectations within our well-known, training-focused APA-accredited clinical psychology internship, which has a neuropsychology focus, and our APPCN postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology. 

WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.
 

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate.  The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one.  To learn more, visit http://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/pediatrics and http://www.wvukids.com/wvuh/ or http://wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers.

For additional questions, please contact Jessica Hall, Senior Physician Recruiter, at Jessica.Hall1@wvumedicine.org