Rothman Center for Pediatric Neuropsychiatry

Employment

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP IN CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY -ANXIETY/OCD/TOURETTE AND RELATED DISORDERS - AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDADEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS.

(Recruitment Sept-February or until filled annually, depending on availability)

Each fall/winter, the USF Rothman Center typically invites applications for a post-doctoral fellowship positions in Anxiety/OCD-Spectrum (including OCD, Tourette and related disorders: trichotillomania, misophonia, skin picking, hoarding,selective mutism, mood and behavior disorders). Successful candidates will be involved in clinical evaluation and treatment of children, adolescents and adults with anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders. The primary duties for this position will be providing evidence based cognitive-behavioral treatment to youth and their families.Opportunities for work with specialized populations - e.g., early childhood intervention, adults, youth with autism spectrum disorder, are available. Assessment and testing experience is available if desired. Although the primary responsibilities of the position are clinical in nature, ample time and opportunities are available for professional development, grant related and independent research. Most trainees participate have published and/or presented at professional conferences. Supervision of graduate students and lecturing opportunities are also provided.

Depending on funding, research positions may be available (or hybrid positions).

The University of South Florida's Rothman Center https://health.usf.edu/medicine/pediatrics/rothman/ is a multidisciplinary program with studies funded by NIH, the CDC, and several foundation sources. Individuals who completed our fellowship have obtained competitive jobs in academia, hospitals/medical centers, independent and group practices. Applicants should have completed their doctoral degree (inclusive of internship) by the start of employment.Search remains open until positions are filled - Start is typically July/August. Located in sunny St. Petersburg, FL, a community offering a relaxed, low-cost but high-quality lifestyle. Private office, highly competitive salary and fringe benefits. Anticipated start: Summer. Appointment is for 1 year but most fellows choose to renew and remain for 2 years.Two year commitment is expected.To apply, send a curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and names/permission to contact three references: Adam B. Lewin,Ph.D., ABPP, Interim Division Chief and Program Director, University of South Florida Pediatrics - Rothman Center for Neuropsychiatry, 601 7th St. South Suite 425, Bayfront Medical Plaza, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 or alewin@usf.edu. Letters of recommendation will be requested pending initial discussion. Formal application links will be via the USF Portal

 

 RESEARCH POSITION: Please contact rothmanctr@usf.edu to inquire about study assistant/research
coordinator positions.