Postdoctoral Fellow

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Position TitlePostdoctoral FellowVacancy IDPDS002204DepartmentTEACCH - 427401Position TypePostdoctoral ScholarSalary Range47476 - 49000Full-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTE1.0Proposed Start Date09/01/2019Estimated Duration of Appointment12 MonthsPosting Open Date11/09/2018Posting Close DateOpen Until FilledYesWork LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Summary

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina 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 School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates 7 community regional centers across the state and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD. TEACCH has a long tradition of training Psychology Interns and Postdoctoral Fellows in both clinical and research activities. More information about TEACCH is available via our website at

Research opportunities include working within our transition to adulthood/adult outcomes research program under the direction of Dr. Laura Klinger (Director of TEACCH).Educational Requirements

Completion of a Ph.D./Psy.D. in clinical, school, or developmental psychology, education, speech-language pathology, or related discipline.

Qualifications and Experience

Requirements include previous training in clinical and/or research activities in the ASD field. Fellows with backgrounds in a variety of disciplines (e.g., clinical, school, or developmental psychology, education, speech-language pathology) are encouraged to apply.

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.

Special Instructions

Applications should include: a current curriculum vitae, a letter describing clinical and/or research interests, and postdoctoral fellowship goals. Additionally, three letters of reference may be sent to the Executive Assistant to the Chair of the Search Committee, Jessie Bishop, at [email protected] or by mail at 100 Renee Lynee Court, Carrboro, NC 27510. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.

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Department Contact Name and TitleDebra ParrishDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Affairs Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Equal Employment Opportunity office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Equal Employment Opportunity office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

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      Posted: 1/22/2019
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