FACULTY POSITION IN CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA
The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is recruiting a neuropsychologist. Qualified candidates will have completed an APA-approved clinical internship with a neuropsychology emphasis, have at least two years of supervised postdoctoral training in clinical neuropsychology, and will be licensed or license-eligible in the state of North Carolina. Appointment will be at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. Individuals currently completing their second year of a clinical neuropsychology fellowship are encouraged to apply. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
America's first public university, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offers world-class opportunities in a beautiful, small-town setting. UNC's Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation will celebrate 20 years of excellence in 2013:
The Departments of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) and Neurology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are seeking a full-time clinical neuropsychologist to join our existing Neuropsychology faculty. This position is critical to the collaborations between PM& R and Neurology and other specialties (e.g., Psychiatry, Neurosurgery, Oncology, Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, and Sports Medicine) in the diagnosis and treatment of patient with neurocognitive and neurobehavioral impairments.
Primary responsibilities will include performing inpatient neuropsychological consultations, outpatient evaluations, and related procedures. Typical reasons for referral include stroke, traumatic brain injuries (TBI), dementia, neurodegenerative disorders, dementia, pre- and post-neurosurgical evaluations, and other forms of acquired brain dysfunction. The patient population is primarily adult. Inpatient consults will address patients with acute neurocognitive impairment and treatment-related issues and aid in discharge recommendations. Faculty will also be expected to participate in educational, research and administrative activities as associated with an academic appointment and related to areas of expertise.
Qualified candidates will have their PhD or PsyD in clinical psychology/neuropsychology
Candidates need to apply online at
http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/24113 and attach a CV and cover letter/statement of interest. If you have further questions, you may contact Karla Thompson, PhD, search committee chair at 919-966-5165.
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