NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore), the principal academic affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, seeks an exceptional Pediatric Neuropsychologist.
NorthShore’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences has particular strengths in areas of mental health services for adolescents and young adults. Programs for adolescents include inpatient services, partial hospital, and intensive outpatient services. Additionally, there are numerous psychologists and psychiatrists performing outpatient treatment. Relevant to this position, the Department has a longstanding and well-known Neuropsychology Service, with strong ties to the very large Neurology and Neuroscience group at NorthShore.
Qualified candidates will possess a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology specializing in Pediatric Neuropsychology and be licensed or license eligible as a Clinical Psychologist in the state of Illinois. Successful candidates will have completed a two-year APPCN residency in Pediatric Neuropsychology and be on track to become board certified by ABCN. Skills and personal qualities that facilitate program development and effective collaboration with physicians from other departments, school system personnel, and the community are necessary.
NorthShore is a four-hospital, fully integrated health system that offers leading clinical care and is supported by the nation’s top ranked electronic health record system. NorthShore University HealthSystem Medical Group is a physician-led group with more than 970 physicians and growing. The health system is located on Lake Michigan’s north shore. NorthShore was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of healthcare. NorthShore has been named a Top 100 Hospital 20 times, more times than any hospital in the United States. Medical research is supported through the NorthShore Research Institute. Some 250 residents, fellow and medical students are at NorthShore facilities as part of their University of Chicago training program.
Chicago’s north suburbs are situated along and near Lake Michigan, just minutes from downtown Chicago. These communities boast outstanding schools, low crime rates, beautiful homes, award-winning cycling and walking paths, numerous recreational activities for the whole family. Qualified candidate should submit their CV and cover letter to Jerry Sweet, PhD, Psychology Division Head by contacting: Michelle Forray, Physician Recruiter firstname.lastname@example.org 847-982-4802 www.northshore.org