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Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Miami

Neuroimaging post-doctoral fellow position available. Individuals interested in understanding the neural correlates of anxiety disorders are particularly encouraged to apply. Research focuses on functional neuroimaging and translational approaches to the study of fear/safety learning and attention using a developmental perspective. Find additional information here.  j [dot] britton [at] miami [dot] edu (Please contact Jennifer Britton, PhD.)

Assistant Professor — Professor

The University of Michigan Medical School, Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a full-time instructional-track clinical psychologist at the rank of assistant, associate, or full professor, depending on candidate's qualifications. An opportunity to join a large, very successful, academic program within the world's first Depression Center (and headquarters for the National Network of Depression Centers). Candidate must provide empirically proven psychotherapies for depression and have the skills and interests needed to further develop, and ultimately to lead, a state-of-the-art, academic Depression Psychotherapy Program.

Applicants should send CV and a letter of interest; find all details here.

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies

Fellow with strong interest and competency in the development and evaluation of e-health, m-health, and technology-assisted interventions. The goal of the center is to improve our understanding of how to employ technologies to support behavioral and psychological change from the perspective of design, development, evaluation, and implementation. Get more information, including qualifications and start date.

Send CV, statement of research interests and goals, and three letters of recommendation to David C. Mohr, PhD, c/o Lisette Luistro, Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N. Lakeshore Dr., Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611, or to l-rubio [at] northwestern [dot] edu.

Child Anxiety Specialist, Child Anxiety Center of Seattle

Staff clinician position will include individual therapy for children, teens, and families with the full range of anxiety and stress-related disorders, as well as OCD, trichotillomania, and other body-focused repetitive behaviors, tic disorders, and BDD, plus work with co-occurring disorders and in behavioral parent training, as indicated. Expertise needed in working with children and families, superb clinical skills and strong interest in specializing in some or all areas above.

Applicants will be considered who have a master’s or doctoral degree in clinical psychology or social work with a strong interest in anxiety and related disorders and/or body-focused repetitive behaviors and tic disorders. Additional training in these areas may be available. Child Anxiety Center of Seattle, an outpatient center specializing in anxiety disorders, is part of the Evidence Based Treatment Centers of Seattle.

E-mail letter of interest, CV, and three references to  Stacy Shaw Welch, PhD, Co-director, Child Anxiety Center of Seattle, or fax 206-374-0108

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Faculty Members: Two Openings Emory University School of Medicine

Seeking to hire two child and adolescent psychiatrist faculty members (outpatient positions). The rank is open, commensurate with experience and professional accomplishments. Qualifications include the completion of the MD degree, a residency in psychiatry, and a fellowship in child/adolescent psychiatry.

Particular interest in applicants with expertise in mood disorder, anxiety disorders, or autism. Preference will be given to those with a combined and integrated interest in clinical, research, and teaching activities. Appointment beyond Assistant Professor will require a successful record of external funding to support research activities, some administrative experience, and an active publication record of accomplished research.

Expected start date: Sept. 1, 2014; alternative earlier or later dates may be possible. Address letter of interest and a current CV  to Child/Adolescent Faculty Search Committee, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 4000, Atlanta, GA 30322. Address initial inquiries to W. Edward Craighead.

Psychiatrist for Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders and Red Sox Foundation MGH Home Base Program

The MGH Department of Psychiatry is recruiting for a full-time psychiatrist for our Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders (CATSD) Clinical and Research Program and the Red Sox Foundation MGH Home Base Program for returning veterans and their families.

Candidates should be a) board certified/board eligible psychiatrists with expertise in the pharmacotherapy care of patients with anxiety and traumatic stress disorders; b) dedicated to excellence in clinical care, research, teaching, and mentorship; c) committed to advancing the care of anxiety disorders, PTSD, and related conditions; d) qualified for an academic appointment at Harvard Medical School at the rank of Assistant Professor or above.
Previous clinical experience with anxiety and traumatic stress disorders and/or military populations is highly desirable. Eligibility for licensure in Massachusetts is required. Clinical administrative or research experience a plus.
Apply by e-mailing  a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three references to Naomi Simon, MD, MSc, Director of the Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders and Chief Medical Officer Home Base Program at MGH, attention Cheryl Brathwaite, Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders, One Bowdoin Square 6th floor, Boston, MA 02114; e-mail cbrathwaite1 [at] partners [dot] org

Half-Time Psychiatrist

The Home Base Program for Veterans and Their Families at the Massachusetts General Hospital seeks a half-time psychiatrist for a clinical position focused on treating veterans and active duty servicemen and women. Applicants should have familiarity with and interest in the treatment of PTSD and related disorders and their pharmacotherapy.
Experience with alcohol and substance use disorders and/or traumatic brain injury and telemedicine a plus. Successful applicants will be eligible for a Harvard Medical School appointment commensurate with academic credentials. Eligibility for licensure in Massachusetts is required.
Apply by e-mailing a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and list of three references to Rebecca Weintraub Brendel, MD, JD, attention Laura Barron, Home Base Program, 101 Merrimac Street, Suite 250, Boston, MA 02114; e-mail: llbarron [at] partners [dot] org.

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