Clinical Assistant Professor - Staff Psychologist - Asheville

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Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleClinical Assistant Professor - Staff Psychologist - AshevillePosition NumberAppointment TypeFixed Term FacultySalary RangeDependent on Experience and QualificationsFull-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTEVacancy IDFAC0002684Posting Open Date01/24/2019Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date04/01/2019Position Summary

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for a Staff Psychologist at our TEACCH Center in Asheville, North Carolina. The Staff Psychologists will hold a position as Clinical Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (fixed-term faculty), dependent on experience, 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 in our TEACCH Center in Asheville, North Carolina. 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 assist in research or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical and training activities. This position is open beginning February 1, 2019 and recruitment is ongoing until filled.

Educational Requirements

Minimum requirements for this position include previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, completion of an APA-accredited PhD/PsyD clinical, school or related doctoral program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship.

Qualifications and Experience

Experience should include previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Preferred experience includes assessment and treatment of children 5 and under. 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, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions

Three letters of reference should be submitted to the Chair of the Search Committee, Asheville TEACCH Staff Psychologist 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 Jessie Bishop at [email protected] . The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Department Contact Name and TitleJessie Bishop - TEACCH Executive Asst.Department Contact Telephone or [email protected] Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University‚Äôs Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * What is your highest degree?
      • PhD
      • MD
      • PharmD
      • DDS
      • DVM
      • JD
      • MLS/MIS
      • Masters
      • Other
    2. * How many years experience do you have in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder?
      • 0-2 yrs
      • 2+ to 5 yrs
      • More than 5 yrs
    3. * Do you have experience in working with young children with autism spectrum disorders and their families?
      • Yes
      • No
    4. * Please list the assessment instruments that you are competent to administer.

      (Open Ended Question)

    5. * Please list the therapy approaches that you are competent to administer.

      (Open Ended Question)




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    Posted: 3/13/2019
    Application Due: 10/26/2019
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