The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for a part-time Staff Psychologist at our Chapel Hill TEACCH Center. The Staff Psychologist will hold a position as Clinical Assistant Professor (fixed-term faculty), in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.
The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates seven community regional clinics across the state and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD. Each center offers a set of core services along with unique demonstration programs meeting the needs of individuals with ASD, their families, and professionals across the state of North Carolina. TEACCH is part of the North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program and faculty are actively involved in student and professional training activities within the state, nation, and across the world. All TEACCH programs are coordinated through a central administration and research unit in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
The primary responsibilities include carrying a diagnostic and treatment caseload and community consultation. The position may be involved in occasional TEACCH professional training activities and in keeping with the overall mission of TEACCH, the psychologist may also participate in research or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical activities.
Education and Experience:
Candidates must be licensed or license eligible as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina. Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 163719
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