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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences (Neuropsychology)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

To be considered, please complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/26382 and upload a cover letter and curriculum vitae. Please send three letters of recommendation (including one from the program director for neuropsychology fellowship, if applicable) to: Dr. James L. Griffith, Leon M. Yochelson Professor and Chair; Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; 2120 L Street, NW, Suite 600; Washington, DC 20037. Review of applications begins February 1, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Recruitment Plan

I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F000830
Academic Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences (Neuropsychology)
Rank:
Administrative Title:
Discipline Clinical Medicine-No MD
Specialty:
Contract Type: Non-Tenure Track, Renewable Appointment (initial appt period)
Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search
Proposed Start Date: 02/02/2015
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Position Description Summary:

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, an independent non-profit clinical practice group affiliated with The George Washington University, is seeking a full-time academic neuropsychologist. This non-tenure track appointment will be made at a rank (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) commensurate with experience.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Clinical responsibilities include: making diagnostic assessments of candidates for neurosurgical treatment of epilepsy, movement disorders, and deep brain stimulation as part of an interdisciplinary team; treating patients with degenerative adult cognitive disorders, autistic spectrum disorders, traumatic brain injury, and other neuropsychiatric conditions; and making diagnostic assessments of functional neurological symptoms. Faculty are also involved in the teaching and supervision of residents and medical students and developing a research program. Opportunities for seeing patients and conducting research in an outpatient psychology and neuropsychology practice are available.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must have earned a doctoral degree in clinical psychology from a program accredited by the American Psychological Association, hold licensure as a Psychologist in the District of Columbia, and be eligible for board certification as a Neuropsychologist by the American Board of Professional Psychology at the time of appointment. Experience in the diagnostic assessment of traumatic brain injury, degenerative adult cognitive disorders, autistic spectrum disorders, and other neuropsychiatric conditions is required.

Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Other Benefits:
Other Information:
Special Instructions to Applicants:

To be considered, please complete an online faculty application at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/26382 and upload a cover letter and curriculum vitae. Please send three letters of recommendation (including one from the program director for neuropsychology fellowship, if applicable) to:
Dr. James L. Griffith, Leon M. Yochelson Professor and Chair; Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; 2120 L Street, NW, Suite 600; Washington, DC 20037.
Review of applications begins February 1, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Department Link: http://smhs.gwu.edu/psychiatry/
Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Background Screening
EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/26382

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an earned doctoral degree in clinical psychology from a program accredited by the American Psychological Association?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you hold licensure as a Psychologist in the District of Columbia?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you eligible for board certification as a Neuropsychologist by the American Board of Professional Psychology at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience in the diagnostic assessment of traumatic brain injury, degenerative adult cognitive disorders, autistic spectrum disorders, and other neuropsychiatric conditions?
    • Yes
    • No