Speech Pathologist (Hourly/Temporary) Req #:205178Department:Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral SciencesAppointing Department Web Address:https://psychiatry.uw.edu/
Job Location: Seattle Campus Posting Date:04/15/2022 Closing Info:Open Until Filled Salary:$39.32-$54.61/Hour Shift:First Shift The University of Washington (UW)
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The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (PBSCI) within the UW School of Medicine is the third largest clinical department with 285 full-time faculty members, 280 clinical faculty members, and over 300 staff. Department faculty provide clinical services in 5 hospitals, 14 primary care locations, and several outpatient sites in addition to telepsychiatry consultations to more than 150 clinics in Washington and beyond. As the only academic psychiatry department serving the five state WWAMI region (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho), the Department’s highly competitive residency training program is largely responsible for developing the mental health workforce in the Pacific Northwest. The Department’s robust research portfolio totals $35 million in grants and contracts per year for projects ranging from clinical neurosciences to treatment development to health policy and population health. The Department is recognized as an international leader in developing, testing, and implementing Collaborative Care, an integrated care model increasingly seen as a solution for population-based mental health care. Other areas of excellence include Addictions, Autism, High Risk Youth, Neurosciences, and Trauma, and the Department is developing innovative new programs in Technology and Mental Health, Global Mental Health, Maternal and Child Mental Health, and Targeted Intervention Development.The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
is recruiting for a temporary part time speech pathologist.
Under the supervision of Dr. Sara Jane Webb, projects in the Research in Autism and the Brain, UW and Psychophysiology and Behavioral Systems lab, SCRI are focused on the development of individuals with neurodevelopmental disorders, developing methods to predict development outcomes, assessing engagement of targeted neural systems, and/or enhancing understanding of outcomes in clinical trials.Responsibilities:
The Speech-language Pathologist will provide support for a clinical trial and basic science research study with children (5-17 years) with 16p11.2 deletion syndrome, autism and/or other neurodevelopmental disabilities. Job roles include conducting speech and motor assessments to study participants; creating evaluation reports, facilitating participant engagement; development and monitoring of research procedures in relation to the speech and motor assessments; and responsibility for quality assurance systems to accomplish research goals. Work location will be the Center on Human Development and Disabilities at the University of Washington, Seattle WA. More information on the clinical trial can be found here - Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy of Arbaclofen in 16p11.2 Deletion - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov.Minimum Qualifications:
•A Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology or Communicative Disorders or equivalent degree approved by the American Speech/Language and Hearing Association AND
a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech/Language and Hearing Association.
•One year of experience as a speech pathologist, audiologist, or equivalent is preferred.Preferred Qualifications:
•Experience with pediatric populationApplication Process:
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