Post Doc Scholar
Postdoctoral Scholar at the University of Kentucky
The Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology at the University of Kentucky, College of Education, seeks a postdoctoral scholar with strong interest and competency in autism spectrum disorder, teacher training, and intervention research. This is an NIH-funded, 2-year position. The goal of the grant is to test and validate a train-the-trainers program of an evidence-based consultation intervention called COMPASS. We have a rich and vibrant research collaboration that includes faculty and doctoral students at Indiana University - Purdue University at Indianapolis.
Starting salary is consistent with NIH postdoctoral guidelines.
Educational Requirements: Doctoral degree in school psychology, special education or a related field.
Qualification and experience: The candidate will have experience conducting applied research in ASD. Evidence of scholarly activities is also desirable.
Start Date July 1, 2018
Send CV; cover letter, list of references; and publications if relevant. Also indicate in your cover letter your experience with ASD.
Check out the Society of Postdoctoral Scholars at UK: http://sops.as.uky.edu/?q=content/who-we-are4
For more information on the Autism Services Research Group go to: www.ukautism.org
Post Doc Scholar
8G030:Educational, School and Counseling Psych
Type of Position
Position Time Status
Doctoral Degree in School Psychology, Special Education, or a related field
Required Related Experience
The candidate will have experience in applied research in ASD. Evidence of scholarly activities is also desirable.
Required License/ Registration/Certification
Primarily office type work. Working at a computer, long periods of time sitting.
Primarily 9:00am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday, with some flexibility for training times.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
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