Position Neuropsychologist
Location Gainesville, FL
Job Description UF is an active campus in the heart of a growing city located in the tourism capital of the world. When you join UF, you become a member of one of the Top 10 public universities in the nation and one of the largest medical centers in Florida. The Florida Recovery Center has the largest academic addiction team of any of the addiction centers in Florida and the nation that provide treatment, advocacy, education and research in support of those who seek recovery from addiction. Here at the University of Florida will you experience our commitment to delivering the next generation of excellent healthcare, you'll practice in a warm and supportive environment where you can grow professionally and personally.

The Department of Psychiatry at the UFCOM is a leader in the Southeast for innovative, evidence-based treatment programs for a variety of mental health disorders. Faculty and staff within the department provide broad educational experiences in multifaceted programs while delivering quality care, backed by leading-edge research and exceptional customer service.

Position: Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor (40514)

Location: Gainesville, FL

The City of Gainesville holds many distinctions. Located in the northern part of the Sunshine State, Gainesville is home to Florida's largest and oldest university (UF), and is one of the state's centers of education, innovation, healthcare, arts & culture, sports, and more. You can find the city routinely listed as one of the best college towns, best places to live, and best places to retire. Because of its beautiful landscape and urban "forest," Gainesville is one of the most attractive cities in Florida. Fun for the whole family, here in Gainesville as well as Alachua county, you will enjoy world-class performing arts, museums, festivals and live music on dozens of stages. Explore 8 state parks with more than 100 miles of trails for biking, birding and hiking or cool off in crystal-blue freshwater springs. When you're done with your day, kick back at a craft brewery and savor innovative cuisine and specialty cocktails at inspired local restaurants. In addition to Gainesville's many amenities, residents enjoy easy access to beaches, Walt Disney World, St. Augustine, and other popular destinations.

Position Type: Full-time multi-mission track

Position URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/57489

Position Description
Reflecting the University of Florida's strong commitment to meeting the challenges of addiction, the College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Addiction Medicine Division is recruiting a faculty-level Neuropsychologist. This position is a full-time multi-mission track position. The preferred candidate will have a solid background in general clinical neuropsychological theory and practice, and will also demonstrate an appreciation for specific challenges: 1) in assessing the influence of substance use disorders and co-occurring conditions on brain and cognition, and, 2) associated with the conduct and interpretation of forensic fitness for duty evaluations. As a faculty member in the College of Medicine, the successful candidate will participate in the teaching/supervision of students, residents, and fellows while developing and sustaining a strong scholarly profile, in addition to providing neuropsychological evaluations across a broad spectrum of complex populations seeking treatment at the UFHealth Florida Recovery Center (FRC). The successful candidate must also exhibit interpersonal skills conducive to working as an effective team member in a diverse clinical setting and integrating training activities and scholarly achievements. Opportunities to participate in collaborative research are abundant through FRC and the UF Center for Addiction Research and Education (CARE). Board eligibility is required (ABCN). Rank will be determined by qualifications and prior experience.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. or Psy.D. degree, have completed clinical internship and postdoctoral fellowship in neuropsychology, be eligible or hold a Florida license, and be Board eligible in Neuropsychology. Board certification is not required for consideration. Experience evaluating individuals with substance use disorders is preferred but not required. Early career neuropsychologists are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions
Applicants are required to apply through https://jobs.ufl.edu/. Applicants must attach their Curriculum Vitae and a letter of interest. Applicants should provide the names and contact information for three references who are willing and could address the applicant's professional expertise/integrity, interest in an academic career, overall professional conduct and relevant interpersonal skills. The letters will be requested after an initial review of applicants' remaining materials. Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions regarding this position and selection process should be directed to Dr. Benjamin Phalin, Search Committee Chair (brphalin@ufl.edu.

The final candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.