Health Sciences Assistant/ Associate Clinical Professor – MIND Institute with specialization in behavioral intervention and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders
The University of California, Davis, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is recruiting for a Health Sciences Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor so serve as a training coordinator on a multi-site trial of implementation interventions for behavioral strategies for children with ASD in school and clinical settings, and provide clinical and diagnostic services in the MIND Institute Massie Family Clinic. This position involves supervising a multidisciplinary team of mental health providers, teachers and board certified behavior analysts implementing evidence-based strategies in community settings. In the Massie Family Clinic the candidate will provide clinical and diagnostic services, will serve as a trainer for the ESDM training program and may provide training and supervision for trainees. Qualified candidates must possess a PhD in psychology and be license eligible in California, be a board certified behavior analyst, have experience training community providers, have experience with parent coaching, and have training in behavioral and development strategies for children with ASD.
The Department of Psychiatry has approximately 80 faculty and staff psychiatrists and psychologists. The Department provides a simulating teaching and research environment. The UC Davis MIND Institute (Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders) is a collaborative international research center, committed to the awareness, understanding, prevention, care, and cures of neurodevelopmental disorders. The UC Davis MIND Institute clinic provides comprehensive evidence-based assessments of children with possible neurodevelopmental disorders. The clinic provides treatment programs including an infant clinic, parent coaching, social skills and behavioral services.
To apply, please upload a Cover Letter, CV, Statement of Teaching, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and contact information for 3 professional references.
For full consideration, applications should be received by March 6, 2017. However, this position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2017.
This recruitment is conducted at the assistant/associate rank. The resulting hire will be at the assistant/associate rank, regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications. http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/psychiatry/
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at UC Davis has rapidly grown over the last several years, more than doubling the size of its faculty and staff to approximately 80 psychiatrists, psychologists, and scientists and approximately 300 employees. The Department's administrative offices, outpatient clinic, and education office are located at 2230 Stockton Blvd., directly across from... the UC Davis Medical Center. The Department also has a child and adolescent psychiatry clinic located next door at 2348 Stockton Blvd. The Department's forensic division and psychosomatic medicine service are located at 2348 Stockton Blvd. Finally, a number of Department faculty are located at the MIND Institute and Imaging Research Center in Sacramento as well as the Center for Neuroscience on the UC Davis campus.
The Department provides clinical services at a number of locations throughout the greater Sacramento area. The psychosomatic medicine service provides services in the main hospital. Outpatient services are provided on the first floor of the 2230 Stockton Blvd. site. Department faculty are assigned to the intake and inpatient psychiatry units at the Sacramento County Mental Health Treatment Center campus, located a block away at 2150 Stockton Blvd. Faculty and residents also provide services at three County of Sacramento regional clinics, a cross-cultural outpatient clinic, and a homeless mentally ill clinic, and the 2348 Stockton Blvd. child and Adolescent psychiatry clinic.