Postdoctoral Fellow/Scholar (Behavioral Sciences & Social Medicine - Medicine)

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Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow/Scholar (Behavioral Sciences & Social Medicine - Medicine)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Full/Part Time:
Job ID: 44942
Department Behavioral Sciences & Social Medicine – College of MedicineEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: The Department of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine at the Florida State University College of Medicine seeks to hire a full-time postdoctoral fellow for a funded program of Maternal-Child Behavioral Health. The position will involve training and experience with integration of evidence based detection and treatment of mental health and substance use disorders in Pediatric and Obstetrics settings. Project activities will include outreach, psychoeducation and data collection at healthcare sites, as well as assistance with data analyses, manuscript and grant preparation. The postdoctoral fellow will work directly with Dr. Heather Flynn and a national network of maternal mental health experts. The candidate will also have the opportunity to develop and author manuscripts and grants.Qualifications Doctorate Degree (PhD) in psychology or related field with training in maternal and/or child mental health or substance abuse.Preferred The ideal candidate will have advanced statistical skills (e.g., multivariate statistical analysis; multilevel modeling), strong writing skills, and is as well as clinical background in evidence-based detection and treatment of childhood and perinatal mental health disorders.

Training and experience with behavioral health integration in primary care and implementation science is preferred.

Candidates who study minority and/or medically underserved populations are especially encouraged to apply.Other Information This person will report to Dr. Heather Flynn, Professor, Department of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine.Pay Plan This is an OPS/temporary Job.Soft Money Funded Position This position is time-limited based on soft money funding, with renewal contingent upon performance, availability in funds and the needs of the University.Schedule This is a full time position with an anticipated work schedule of Monday through Friday, 9 AM – 5 PM.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

*In addition to applying, please upload to the application and send a brief research statement, CV, and the contact information of three professional references to [email protected]*

The position is available immediately, but the start date is negotiable.Affordable Care Act OPS employees are covered under the Affordable Care Act. OPS employees that meet certain criteria will be offered affordable health care coverage. For more information, please visit the following website regarding the Affordable Care Act, Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.Re-advertisement This position is being re-advertised. Previous applicants need not reapply.




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Posted: 3/13/2019
Application Due: 6/3/2019
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