The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Psychology, at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle WA, invites applications for a full time, Clinical/Rehabilitation Neuropsychologist position at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level (without tenure) commensurate with experience and qualifications. The position can be in the clinician-scientist or clinical-educator pathway.
Clinical duties will include outpatient and inpatient neuropsychological evaluations, delivery of rehabilitation psychology services (e.g., psychotherapy), supervision of psychology interns and fellows, assisting with the triage of neurorehabilitation patients, and consultation with members of multidisciplinary rehabilitation teams. Primary patient conditions/populations include traumatic brain injury, multiple sclerosis, stroke, and brain tumors. Candidates choosing the clinical-scientist pathway should have a record of peer-reviewed publications and potential for external grant funding. Those choosing the clinical-educator pathway should have experience and interest in supervising psychology predoctoral and postdoctoral trainees and lecturing at the graduate/medical school level.
Candidates are required to have completed a PhD/PsyD or equivalent degree in an APA-approved psychology graduate school program as well as a postdoctoral fellowship in neuropsychology.
US News and World Reports consistently ranks the UW Department of Rehabilitation Medicine among the top four programs in the country. We are among the nation's leading recipients of research and training funding from the National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense and the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, including the TBI, SCI, and Burn Model Systems grants. We have a long history of innovative clinical and research programs, strong research infrastructure, active mentoring of junior faculty and a rich network of potential clinical and research collaborators among faculty within and outside our department. Our predoctoral and postdoctoral training programs in psychology date back over 20 years and are very strong, well-integrated parts of our department. The greater Seattle area is a great place to live, offering a treasure-trove of natural beauty, quaint neighborhoods in which to reside, year-round outdoor activities, and varied cultural and artistic activities.
Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. We anticipate the start date to be Summer 2013. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, the names and addresses of four references whom we can contact to: Pamela Graber, Administrator, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
University of Washington Faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. The University of Washington is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.