Postdoctoral Fellowship in Psycho-Oncology and Behavioral Medicine

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Psycho-Oncology and Behavioral Medicine

Kansas University Medical Center invites applications to its postdoctoral training program in Psycho-Oncology and Behavioral Medicine. This position is ideal for an individual with doctoral level training in clinical psychology and behavioral medicine or health psychology who is seeking specialized training in assessment and intervention with patients living with cancer.

The goal of the fellowship is to develop psychologists’ clinical and research competency in treatment of psychological distress throughout the cancer trajectory. The fellow will provide outpatient clinical assessment and intervention and inpatient and outpatient consultation for medical providers. The fellow will also contribute to the Psycho-Oncology Research Program.

Accreditation by the American Psychological Association is being pursued. Applicants will be asked for a letter of interest, current CV, 3 letters of recommendation, and graduate transcripts. Interested candidates should contact:

Meagan Dwyer, Ph.D.
University of Kansas Medical Center
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
3901 Rainbow Blvd. Mailstop 4015
Kansas City, KS 66160
Email: mdwyer2@kumc.edu

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 20, 2013
SALARY: $40,000
START DATE: September 1, 2014

More information on the position and application process can be found on our website: http://www.kumc.edu/school-of-medicine/psychiatry-and-behavioral-sciences/clinical-psychology-training-programs/postdoctoral-fellowship-program.html