Clinical Assistant Professor - Staff Psychologist - Charlotte
Position Type: Permanent Faculty
Department: Psychiatry-TEACCH - 412205
Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty
Vacancy ID: FAC0002211
Position Summary: The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for a Staff Psychologist at our TEACCH Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Staff Psychologist 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 across the state and a vocational/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. This position is located in Charlotte, NC. 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 psychologist 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, 2018 and recruitment is ongoing until filled.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Special Instructions for Applicants: Three letters of reference should be submitted to the Chair of the Search Committee, Charlotte TEACCH Staff Psychologists Search, TEACCH Autism Program, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB#7180, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7180 or the letters may be emailed to Rebecca_Mabe@med.unc.edu.