Research Associate

Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
Jun 09, 2014
The Department of Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for a Research Associate position in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Psychology in Psychiatry with a focus on both the research and practice of dissemination and implementation of Cognitive Therapy (CT). Responsibilities include working with the community behavioral health care system to implement CT in diverse settings, adapting CT for a range of behavioral health needs, developing independence in securing grants, and preparing manuscripts focused on the dissemination and implementation of CT. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research. The successful applicant must have excellent qualifications in CT, training and supervision, and applied clinical research or implementation research. Candidates who are fluent in Spanish are particularly encourage to apply. We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply. Apply for this position online at: