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The University of Iowa POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR in Iowa City, Iowa

POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLARRequisition # 3850[Position Basics Advertising Ends on: Extended Until Position is Filled Advertising Started on: Thursday, August 25th, 2022 College: Carver College of Medicine Department: Pediatrics Salary Salary: Commensurate Position Details Full/Part Time Status: Full Time Percent Time: 100% Position Description: ]{#0}

The University of Iowa Stead Family Department of Pediatrics is currently recruiting one Postdoctoral Fellow in Pediatric Psychology for the 2023-2024 academic year. The overall goal of this fellowship is to prepare the next generation of scientist-practitioners for careers in academic research and clinical applications. Currently, we are offering a fellowship focused on psychological assessment of learning and attention disorders as well as neuropsychological testing with youth with various medical conditions. The fellow will spend about 70% of their time in clinical activities and will have opportunities for research and structured educational activities as well. The fellow will spend most clinical time in the LD/ADHD and Pediatric Neuropsychology outpatient clinics, but there are additional opportunities for working in clinics on health adjustment and/or pain.

Position Responsibilities Include the following:

  • Perform psychological and neuropsychological assessments.
  • Participate in inpatient and outpatient clinical services
  • Development treatment recommendation plans for patients.
  • Knowledge of child development.
  • Maintain detailed and accurate notes
  • Present at case conferences.
  • Present at Pediatric Grand Rounds presentations.
  • Adhere to safety and compliance guidelines.
  • Summarize and write findings pertinent to psychological assessments.
  • Engage in research activities

At University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital, Pediatric Psychology is housed within the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics within the Stead Family Department of Pediatrics. Our team of psychologists have specialties in three distinct areas including Neuropsychology, Chronic Health, and Behavioral Psychology.

A one-year postdoctoral fellowship position is available for candidates who will have obtained their PhD in clinical, counseling, or school psychology and completed an APA/APPIC approved internship prior to the start date of September 1, 2023. The fellow must also obtain a provisional license to practice in Iowa by the start date. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a de-identified evaluation report, and a letter of intent describing clinical and research interests. Applications are being accepted immediately and we hope to fill the position as soon as possible. Virtual interviews will be extended to competitive applicants.

Stipend is commensurate with NIH guidelines, and includes health benefits, paid vacation and sick leave, and time to attend national conferences.

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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Application deadline is 11/15/2022 or until filled. Please send application materials to:

Nicole Fetters

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Nicole-Fetters@uiowa.edu

200 Hawkins Drive, 1300-3 BT

Iowa City, IA 52242-1011

Please direct questions electronically to:

Tammy Wilgenbusch, PhD

Training Director, Pediatric Psychology

Clinical Associate Professor, University of Iowa Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

tammy-wilgenbusch@uiowa.edu

University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action mployer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, service in the U.S. military, sexual orientation, gender identity, associational preferences, or any other classification that deprives the person of consideration as an individual.

Education Requirement:

Ph.D. in clinical, counseling, or school psychology is required

Required Qualifications:

Completion of an APA/APPIC approved internship prior to the date of hire

License or eligible to obtain a provisional license to practice psychology in Iowa.

Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Child Development
  • Knowledge of psychological and neuropsychological assessments

Online Application Required Documents Curriculum Vita Letters of Interest

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.

Contact Information Contact:

Jeanie Cromer - jeanie-cromer@uiowa.edu Cmed-Pediatrics General Hospital 220 Hawkins Drive SW164-4 GH Iowa City, IA 52242 Phone: 319-384-7204

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth and related conditions), disability, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, service in the U.S. military, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preferences. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies. For additional information on nondiscrimination policies, contact the Coordinator of Title IX and Section 504, and the ADA in

The Office of Institutional Equity, 319/335-0705 (voice) or 319/335-0697 (text), The University of Iowa, 202 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa, 52242-1316.

Persons with disabilities may contact University Human Resources/Faculty and Staff Disability Services, (319) 335-2660 or

fsds@uiowa.edu, to inquire or discuss accommodation needs.

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Department of Public Safety at 319/335-5022.

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