This position is in the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences in Somers Family Hall on the Danforth Campus.
Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position at Washington University in St. Louis, to work on a NIH-funded research project investigating how neural and motivational mechanisms of age-related change in emotion regulation vary based on depressive psychopathology. The position will include conducting and supervising clinical assessment, as well as analyzing data and preparing manuscripts related to the research project.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform clinical assessment (direct hours and supervising others).
Perform other duties as assigned.
Ph.D degree (or about to be awarded one) in clinical psychology or clinical psychological science.
Base pay commensurate with experience.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Substantial experience with diagnostic interviewing and adult psychopathology, as well expertise in affective science.
Additional quantitative skills and expertise in aging are desirable.
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