UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MARY A. RACKHAM INSTITUTE is recruiting a life span clinical neuropsychologist with particular interest in sports neuropsychology. The applicant must have a doctoral degree in clinical psychology from a graduate program in psychology accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA), the Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System (PCSAS), or the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) at the time the program was completed and with a specialization in neuropsychology. He or she must have successfully completed a clinical psychology internship training program that was accredited by APA or CPA at the time the program was completed and an accredited postdoctoral training program in clinical neuropsychology or sports neuropsychology. The individual must be eligible for full licensure as a psychologist in the State of Michigan. Eligibility for certification by the American Board of Professional Psychology, Clinical Neuropsychology, is preferred. Application for a clinical track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level or above within the University of Michigan (U-M) Rackham Graduate School is expected.
The primary mission of the Mary A. Rackham Institute (MARI) is to serve the university and broader community with compassionate, science-based services for mental health, language and literacy concerns and to provide outstanding training and education. It is a unique facility at the University with psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, speech therapists, and reading specialists providing collaborative diagnostic services and treatment. MARI’s nationally and internationally respected clinical, research, and training programs draw people from around the globe. U-M is considered one for the foremost research universities in the United States, with world-renowned comprehensive graduate and undergraduate programs.
U-M boasts 27 varsity sports with state-or-the-arts training facilities and a strong commitment to research related to sports performance and achievement. The development of academic and assessment services and innovative programs for student athletes would be expected to be a major commitment for candidate taking this position. The position also will include program development and management of a specialized clinic in Learning Disorders that incorporates both assessment and treatment. Familiarity in neuropsychological evaluations of children and young adults with learning disorders, as well as adults with aphasia is also expected.
This position also includes teaching and supervision responsibilities in the American Psychological Association-approved MARI internship and postdoctoral training programs. Individuals with strengths in the areas of sports neuropsychology, learning disorders in children and young adults, and program development experience are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Michigan offers attractive, comprehensive benefits and a salary commensurate with rank and experience. We especially invite and encourage applications from members of ethnic and racial minority
Program development and management of specialized clinic in learning disorders that incorporates both assessment and treatment Neuropsychological evaluations of adults, young adults, and children with learning disorders, attention deficit disorder, traumatic brain injury Neuropsychological evaluations as well as adults and children with aphasia Teaching and supervision responsibilities in the APA-approved internship and the postdoctoral training programs at the Institute’s other centers, the Center for the Child and the Family and the Psychological Clinic.
A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your CV. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position. All applications must be submitted via the UM
Job ID: 171043
In addition to the above, please submit 2 professional references to email@example.com no later than June 30, 2018.
Bruno Giordani, PhD
Mary A. Rackham Institute
500 E. Washington St., Suite 100
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.