The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is pleased to announce an opening for a full-time rehabilitation psychologist/neuropsychologist to join our growing division.
The Division of Adult Neuropsychology and Rehabilitation Psychology, within the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, is a growing service that serves adults with traumatic and acquired brain injury, complex medical conditions, trauma, burn injury, spinal cord injury, and cancer. We are seeking a candidate with an interest in neurorehabilitation to work as part of an interdisciplinary team completing assessments, intervention, patient and family education. Opportunities also exist for clinical research and for outpatient involvement across a wide range of populations.
Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA/CPA accredited program, have completed an APA/CPA accredited pre-doctoral internship and postdoctoral residency in Rehabilitation Psychology or Neuropsychology. Qualified candidates will also be board certified or eligible for board certification. Must be licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania upon starting the position. The position offers a highly competitive salary and benefits.
UPMC’s mission is to serve our community by providing outstanding patient care and to shape tomorrows health system through clinical and technological innovation, research, and education. In addition to the rich opportunities, the city of Pittsburgh is considered one of the most livable and affordable cities. The “City of Bridges” has a population of over 2.3 million and combines the amenities of a large city with the friendly feel of a small town. It has been voted the most livable and a top food city by Zagat.
Interested candidates should send a curriculum vita and cover letter (electronic applications preferred): Kelsey Shrader Executive Assistant to Gwen Sowa, MD, PhD Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 3471 Fifth Avenue Kaufmann Building, Suite 201 Phone: 412-648-6979 firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
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About University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Our physiatrists (physicians specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation) are experts in the fields of traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, diseases and disorders of the musculoskeletal and peripheral nervous system, and many other conditions that affect function and mobility. We remain dedicated to developing individualized treatment for patients facing the many challenges of living with limited mobility due to a trauma, illness or disease.