Post-Doctoral ScholarRequisition Number:
7H675: Pediatrics - Palliative CareWork Location:
Lexington, KYSalary Range:
$47,476.00- $50,376.00Type of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
PhDRequired Related Experience:
Completion of APA-Accredited InternshipRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Standing or sitting up to 8 hours/day, lifting <30 lbs, may view computer up to 8 hours/day.Shift:
Flexible, generally Monday-Friday 8-5, some weekend, evening or night duties depending on research projects.Job Summary:
This position is designed to have 60-70 percent clinical time commitment with the remainder of time dedicated to clinical research and program development/quality activities. Research time is protected time. The position is a two-year fellowship beginning July, August or September 1. With mentorship, the postdoctoral scholar will be expected to design and execute his/her own small research project or program development/quality improvement initiative as part of the fellowship. Candidates with previous clinical and research experiences in pediatric psychology are especially encouraged to apply.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Evidence-based therapy and assessment with youth and families; foundation in psychological or behavioral health researchDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Experience in pediatric psychology, behavioral medicine, or health psychologyDeadline to Apply:
12/31/2020University Community of Inclusion:
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