Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences (Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorder

Location
Washington, D.C.
Posted
Jun 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001113 Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences (Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute) Rank: Assistant Professor Administrative Title: Discipline Clinical Medicine-No MD Specialty: Clinical Psychologist Contract Type: Tenure Track, Renewable Appointment (initial appt period) - 5/25/2017-5/24/2018 Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Proposed Start Date: 05/25/2017 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, an independent non-profit clinical practice group affiliated with The George Washington University, is seeking a clinical psychologist for a full-time, tenure track faculty appointment at the rank of assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include serving as Clinical Director of the GW Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute (ANDI), led by Dr. Kevin Pelphrey, and helping build a world-class clinical, research, and educational program with a research focus on translational developmental social neuroscience. In collaboration with faculty in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, the ANDI clinical director will develop and lead diagnostic and treatment programs for core social communication deficits in ASD that address the needs of children, adolescents, and adults. The clinical director will also teach medical, graduate, nursing and/or undergraduate students about clinical research and implementation science methods, psychological tests and evaluations, and behavioral intervention techniques. The Institute maintains clinical and research facilities in Ashburn, Virginia and Washington, DC and will provide a start-up package for the clinical director.

Minimum Qualifications:

The candidate must hold a PhD by the date of appointment in Clinical Psychology with experience in intervention research utilizing fMRI biomarkers and ASD and a track-record of obtaining external funding and philanthropic support for research.

Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience Other Benefits: Other Information: Special Instructions to Applicants:

To be considered, please complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/ and upload a curriculum vitae and cover letter. Review of applications will begin May 25th, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Department Link: https://smhs.gwu.edu/psychiatry/ Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/42341
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Will you hold a PhD in Clinical Psychology by the date of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have experience in intervention research utilizing fMRI biomarkers and ASD?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a track-record of obtaining external funding and philanthropic support for research?
    • Yes
    • No




Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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