Clinical Psychologist – Psycho-oncology

Clinical Psychologist - Psycho-oncology

Posting Date: 12/21/2020

Closing Date: 04/20/2020

Job Information/Description:

The University of Chicago’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience is searching for a full-time faculty member at any rank. The appointee will provide evidence-based and best practice clinical services to patients with cancer, engage in program development and participate in clinical activities as part of a multidisciplinary team at the University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center. The appointee will support clinics in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience in collaboration with Hematology/Oncology. Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. We especially welcome applicants who have completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Psycho-oncology or have experience working in an evidence-based practice for cancer patients. Academic rank and compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) are dependent on qualifications.

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a PhD in Clinical Psychology from an APA-accredited university-based doctoral program, 2) hold or be eligible for an Illinois license in Clinical Psychology, and 3) have completed an internship at an APA-accredited site.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago‚ Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: Applicants must upload: CV including bibliography, cover letter.

Additional Information:

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Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email [email protected] with their request.

Contact Information:

Nancy Beckman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Director of Health Psychology
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience
The University of Chicago
5841 S. Maryland Ave., MC 3077
Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: (773) 834-9005
Fax: (773) 702-6454
E-mail: [email protected]
Department website:
Pronouns: she, her, hers