Clinical Assistant Professor

Job description

Job Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

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Vacancy Open to :

All Candidates

Department :

HSH BSOM Psychiatry and Behav Med

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Division :

Health Sciences

Classification Title :

Clinical Assistant Professor

Working Title :

Psychiatric and Behavioral Medicine - Clinical Neuropsychologist

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Full Time Equivalent (FTE) :


Full Time or Part Time :

Full Time

Recruitment Range:

Commensurate with qualifications

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Position Type:

Faculty (Teaching)

Job Category :

Faculty (Teaching)

Organizational Unit Overview:

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine is dedicated to providing excellence in education, patient care, scholarship, and service in mental health. We strive to foster a collaborative environment committed to improving the health and well-being of the people of eastern North Carolina and beyond. We support and advance evidence-based practice, sound scientific principles, and compassion in addressing the needs of our learners, our patients, our colleagues, and our community.

East Carolina University is the 3rd largest public university in North Carolina, with approximately 27,000 students and over 5,000 faculty and staff. ECU combines the rich tradition of college life with the energy and innovation of a doctoral research university. This combination allows students and faculty to enjoy the benefits and resources of a large research university in an atmosphere more typical of a smaller college. The University is located approximately 85 miles east of Raleigh, the capital city of North Carolina, and approximately 87 miles west of the Atlantic Ocean.

The ECU Brody School of Medicine’s affiliated hospital is Vidant Medical Center, the flagship hospital for Vidant Health, that serves as the teaching hospital. There is a 52-bed inpatient service that houses acute beds, combined MI-ID beds, and combined Med-Psych beds in this 900+ bed tertiary care academic medical center serving Eastern and coastal North Carolina providing acute, intermediate, rehabilitation, and outpatient health services to more than 1.4 million people in 29 counties. The plans for a 10-bed child and adolescent unit are currently underway.

This position will primarily practice in the Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic. Like our hospital, our clinic has a large catchment area of 29 counties. The successful candidate will work with an interdisciplinary team of social work practitioners, clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, and other allied staff. Learners in the clinic include medical students, psychiatry residents, psychology doctoral students, as well as master’s level interns from various allied fields. The successful candidate will be a part of our Behavioral Medicine Division, which currently has 11 team members encompassing the specialties of health psychology, neuropsychology, and clinical social work.

Job Duties :

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University is seeking a clinical neuropsychologist to fill a full-time faculty position.

Responsibilities of the neuropsychologist will include:
1.Clinical practice as a neuropsychologist (e.g. conducting neuropsychological testing and writing reports, therapy for cognitive concerns), including selection of appropriate testing assessments for a variety of adult neuropsychological concerns.

2. Teaching/training of residents or other learners.

3. Service activities in the department, as assigned/chosen.

Fixed Term or Tenure Track position available at title/rank of Assistant Professor or higher.

Minimum Education/Experience :

1.Ph.D. degree in Clinical Psychology from an APA approved program.

2.Successful completion of an APA-approved internship in Psychology.

3.Post-doctoral training in neuropsychology.

4. Evidence of Certification by the National Register of Health Service Psychologists OR that you are eligible for appropriate certification as specified in the ECU Physicians Credentialing Plan. If you are not yet certified, certification will be expected in accordance with ECU Physicians Credentialing Plan.

License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation :

Eligible for license to practice in the State of North Carolina.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education :

1.Experience working in academic healthcare settings and/or experience working in a medical school department of psychiatry.

2.Experience working collaboratively with other mental health professionals as part of a multidisciplinary team.

3.Experience with billing practices in neuropsychology.

4. experience working with children or adolescents

5.Experience working in academic healthcare settings

Special Instructions to Applicant :

Candidate should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.

Additional Instructions to Applicant:

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.

Job Open Date :


Open Until Filled:


Initial Screening Begins :


Rank Level:

Associate Professor, Assistant Professor

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East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department for Disability Support Services at (252) 737-1016 (Voice/TTY).

Eligibility for Employment :

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information :

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.




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Job No:
Posted: 8/1/2020
Application Due: 4/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time