Neuropsychologist

Location
Stratford, New Jersey
Posted
Jun 15, 2017
Ref
55594221
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 17,300 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

The New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging (NJISA) within the Department of Geriatrics and Gerontology at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, New Jersey, is seeking a licensed neuropsychologist (Psy.D. or Ph.D) for a full-time faculty position. The qualified candidate must possess clinical experience with the elderly population and proficiency in administering neuropsychological assessments. The candidate will be expected to work collaboratively with an interprofessional team of dedicated medical and mental health professionals in providing care to patients in clinical programs including our Memory Assessment Program. Research is encouraged. A secondary appointment to the Rowan University Psychology Department and supervision of Psychology PhD student in clinical neuropsychology is possible.

Primary responsibilities of this position include:

Evaluate/diagnose neurocognitive disorders primarily with the geriatric population.

Provide daily assessments on assigned patients, including face-to-face evaluation, review of diagnostic testing and consultation reports, and review of assessments provided by other disciplines.

Participate in family and caregiver meetings as clinically indicated.

Perform other duties as designated by the department Chairperson.

Participate in teaching activities and staff development of the department.

Collaborate with ongoing research activities.

Qualifications:

Candidates must possess a Ph.D or Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from an accredited doctoral program.

Candidate must be licensed in the state of New Jersey at the time of hire.

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations. Please note that the Stratford Campus is a tobacco free workplace.

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