Asst Professor

Location
Aurora, CO
Posted
Oct 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution




University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Asst Professor

The Department of Anesthesiology at University of Colorado and Children's Hospital Colorado (CHCO) announces an opening for a Child Clinical Psychologist position within the Pain Management Service at CHCO. CHCO serves the psychological and medical needs of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults with family-centered care, innovative research, and teaching programs.

We are seeking a pediatric psychologist with a passion for working as an integrated member of an interdisciplinary team including physicians, psychologists, nurse specialists, social workers, physical and occupational therapists in delivering care for children, adolescents, and young adults with acute, recurrent and chronic pain. Responsibilities will include delivering evidence-based behavioral treatment for pain on an outpatient and inpatient basis as well as performing assessments in multidisciplinary clinic settings in our expanding Chronic Pain Service. Experience with pediatric/ adolescent populations, prior experience working with multidisciplinary teams, and skill with family-focused, evidence-based interventions is required.

The primary duties for the position are clinical care and working with teams to provide integrated, evidence-based treatments.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

Licensed or license eligible candidates who have completed a doctorate in clinical psychology (APA or CPA accredited) and, ideally, a one to two year postdoctoral fellowship (preferably specializing in pediatric pain) are encouraged to apply

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

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The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

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Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:

Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 11317

When applying, applicants must include:
  1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
  2. A current Resume/CV
  3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.



Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20138 - SOM-Anesthesiology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Oct 3, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Andrew Rice

Posting Contact Email: Andrew.Rice@childrenscolorado.org

Position Number: 00739738

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