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Fellowship in ASD/DD at KU Medical Center (posted 1/12/17)

Reminder- application review begins today!
 
Postdoctoral Fellowship at Center for Child Health and Development/University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
 
Position: The Center for Child Health and Development (CCHD) at the University of Kansas Medical Center is recruiting postdoctoral fellows for the 2017-2018 year.  The CCHD is an interdisciplinary university center with a focus on clinical care, training, community outreach, and research related to autism and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.  Fellows will have the opportunity to be trainees in our Leadership and Education in Neurodevelopmental Disability (LEND) interdisciplinary training program.    
 
Applicants are being recruited for two tracks- Clinical Focus and Research Intensive.  Fellows from both tracks participate in clinical, research, outreach, and advocacy activities. Time spent in each of these areas is based on the specific track and level of interest. Fellows will participate in an interdisciplinary course with other LEND trainees.  Qualified applicants may have the opportunity to provide teaching and supervision to graduate student trainees.
 
Clinical opportunities include interdisciplinary diagnostic teams, developmental behavioral therapy clinic, PCIT, feeding team, telemedicine consultation, social skills groups for girls, cranio-facial clinic, and cleft-lip/palate clinic.  Details about specific clinical experiences is attached.
 
Research areas of emphasis include sensorimotor processes and cognitive abilities in ASD, structural and anatomical brain alterations associated with ASD, gender differences in ASD, and infant/young child social, language, and cognitive development.  More detailed information about research projects and mentors is attached.
           
This full-time fellowship provides opportunities to obtain supervised hours needed for clinical licensure. We welcome applicants from the fields of clinical child psychology, pediatric psychology, school psychology, applied behavior analysis, or other related disciplines. 
 
Start Date: July 1 2017.
 
Applying: Please email Leni Swails, PhD at lbwilco@kumc.edu for application materials.
 
Application Review Dates: beginning January 9th, 2017 or until position filled

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Center for Child Health and Development/University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City (posted 12/3/16, start date 7/1/17)

Position: The Center for Child Health and Development (CCHD) at the University of Kansas Medical Center is recruiting postdoctoral fellows for the 2017-2018 year.  The CCHD is an interdisciplinary university center with a focus on clinical care, training, community outreach, and research related to autism and other neurodevelopmental disabilities.  Fellows will have the opportunity to be trainees in our Leadership and Education in Neurodevelopmental Disability (LEND) interdisciplinary training program.    
 
Applicants are being recruited for two tracks- Clinical Focus and Research Intensive.  Fellows from both tracks participate in clinical, research, outreach, and advocacy activities. Time spent in each of these areas is based on the specific track and level of interest. Fellows will participate in an interdisciplinary course with other LEND trainees.  Qualified applicants may have the opportunity to provide teaching and supervision to graduate student trainees.
 
Clinical opportunities include interdisciplinary diagnostic teams, developmental behavioral therapy clinic, PCIT, feeding team, telemedicine consultation, social skills groups for girls, cranio-facial clinic, and cleft-lip/palate clinic.  Details about specific clinical experiences is attached.
 
Research areas of emphasis include sensorimotor processes and cognitive abilities in ASD, structural and anatomical brain alterations associated with ASD, gender differences in ASD, and infant/young child social, language, and cognitive development.  More detailed information about research projects and mentors is attached.
           
This full-time fellowship provides opportunities to obtain supervised hours needed for clinical licensure. We welcome applicants from the fields of clinical child psychology, pediatric psychology, school psychology, applied behavior analysis, or other related disciplines. 
 
Start Date: July 1 2017.
 
Applying: Please read attached information and email Leni Swails, PhD at lbwilco@kumc.edu for information about the application process.
 
Application Review Dates: beginning January 9th, 2017 or until position filled

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita (posted 11/12/16)

The University of Kansas School of Medicine- Wichita Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship position in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. This fellow will work under the supervision of faculty psychologists to obtain advanced competency in the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents. Opportunities are available for involvement in scholarly activity or research projects under faculty supervision. Applicants must have a PhD in Clinical or Counseling Psychology and be eligible for temporary licensure in the state of Kansas. Start date is September 1, 2017. Additional information may be found at http://wichita.kumc.edu/psychiatry-and-behavioral-sciences/psychology-education-program/clinical-child-psychology-fellowship.html
 
To apply for the position, complete an application on our employment opportunities page at http://jobs.kumc.edu/postings/13101. You will be asked to submit a resume (in CV format) and cover letter. Three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to Mary Spachek by e-mail mspachek@kumc.edu  or mail: Mary Spachek, Administrative Assistant, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 1010 N Kansas, Wichita, KS 67214 . Review of applications will begin January 16 and continue until the position is filled. For further information about the position e-mail nklaus@kumc.edu. 

Assistant Professor – Clinical or Counseling Psychology, Department of Psychology, Washburn University (posted 8/27/16, start-date 8/2017)

Washburn University's Department of Psychology invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology beginning August 2017.  This position is a 9-month, tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor. 
 
Required Qualifications: 
  • Ph.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA-accredited program; ABD applicants will be considered. A completed doctorate is necessary for tenure-track appointment.
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching or potential for teaching excellence.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Licensed or license-eligible in Kansas as a psychologist.
  • Experience mentoring student research.
Responsibilities:
  • 12-hour per semester teaching load.
  • Teaching graduate Child Assessment, Child Assessment Practicum, Child Treatment, and Child Treatment Practicum will be a requirement of this position.
  • Undergraduate courses may include Introductory Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Personality, and other courses consistent with the candidate’s training and interests and departmental needs.
  • Supervision of undergraduate and master’s student research.
  • Have an active research program that can involve students.
  • Engage in service activities to the department, university, and profession.
Application Procedures:

Application review will begin Oct. 7, 2016  and continue until the position is filled.  Send cover letter, vita (including name/mailing and email addresses/phone numbers of 3 professional references), official copies of course evaluations, other evidence of teaching effectiveness/promise, preprints/reprints, and copies of transcripts to Ms. Theresa Young at theresa.young@washburn.edu (use Clinical Search in the subject line and do not send additional materials until requested). Only electronic application materials will be accepted.  For questions, Dave Provorse, Search Committee Chair, may be contacted at: dave.provorse@washburn.edu.  The successful candidate will be required to submit to a background check prior to hire and to submit official transcripts. Washburn University is an EOE.  To enrich education through diversity, candidates from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.

http://www.washburn.edu

Psychological Clinic Director, University of Kansas, Child and Family Services Clinic, Lawrence (posted 3/22/16)

The Clinical Child Psychology Program (CCPP) at the University of Kansas invites applications for a professional staff position as Psychological Clinic Manager, to begin as early as July 1, 2016.  The CCPP is an interdepartmental program of the Departments of Psychology and Applied Behavioral Science and has received national awards for quality of training in clinical psychological science. More information about the program is available at the website: www.ccpp.ku.edu.  We seek an individual who has completed the Ph.D. in (Clinical) Psychology from an APA approved program as well as internship in clinical psychology and is a licensed (license eligible) clinical psychologist in KS. 

The KU Child & Family Services Clinic (KUCFSC) Director is responsible for developing and coordinating the activities of the KUCFSC and all practicum training for the Graduate Training Program in Clinical Child Psychology.  Role includes establishing and pursuing both short- and long-term goals for the training clinic and clinical training toward the overall objective of assuring the establishment and maintenance of excellent services to clients, as well as clinical competencies for graduate students who are in training to become clinical child psychologists.  Position is expected to take a leadership role in guiding and providing oversight for the KUCFSC office and professional supervisory staff, in assisting the Clinical Program Director regarding emerging training needs and issues, and in directing the educational experiences of the graduate students who train within the Clinical Child Psychology Program.  This position also serves as a liaison to the other clinical training and service facilities at KU (e.g., The KU Psychological Clinic, The Center for Psychoeducational Services, and Counseling and Psychological Services) as well as to the other clinical service facilities in the surrounding communities.  The position is also responsible for maintaining American Psychological Association (APA) standards of training in all external but affiliated clinical practicum settings. The position is supervised by the Director of the Clinical Child Psychology Program.

For more information about the complete position and to apply on-line go to:  https://employment.ku.edu/staff/5610BR and search opening by keywords [Clinic Manager].  A complete on-line application will include a letter of application, detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the full names and contact information for three references.  For additional questions, please contact Dr. Ric G. Steele, Director, CCPP, e-mail: (rsteele@ku.edu).   Initial review of applications begins March 31st, 2016 and will continue for as long as required to identify a qualified pool.
 
The University of Kansas is located in Lawrence, 30 miles from Kansas City.  KU is a major research university with an exceptional tradition of research and service in child health and development. The CCPP has received national awards for quality of training in clinical psychological science. More information about the program is available at the website: www.ccpp.ku.edu
 
The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, retaliation, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information in the University’s programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies and is the University’s Title IX Coordinator: the Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access, IOA@ku.edu, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785)864-6414, 711 TTY.