Psychologist

Psychologist

Job Posting: Psychologist
Assistant Professor - Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
 
Full time Pediatric Psychologist position will open with an anticipated starting 
date of September, 2014. The position comes with a full time faculty appointment 
at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Section of Psychology, Department of 
Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine. Duties involve direct patient care 
through an integrated behavioral health model in a new primary care medical home 
for pregnant women, children and families covered by the Texas Children's Health 
Plan. The location of the Center will be Southwest Houston. The Psychologist 
will also lead a team of behavioral health providers. While patient care is the 
priority, consistent with the academic appointment, some scholarship and 
teaching activities are expected. 
 
Applicants must have a doctoral degree from an APA accredited Clinical 
Psychology program or other health care specialty (e.g., School, Counseling) and 
have completed an APA accredited internship and postdoctoral program with a 
child clinical or pediatric health psychology focus. A successful candidate will 
also have some experience in provision of behavioral health services to women. 
Experience in a primary care setting is highly desirable as is fluency in 
Spanish. Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team is essential. 
Minimal education: PhD
 
Joblink: www.medschooljobs.org/applicants/Central?quickFind=78225  
 
Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest and CV to: 
 
M. Douglas Ris, Ph.D., ABPP-CN 
Professor and Head 
Section of Psychology 
Department of Pediatrics 
Baylor College of Medicine 
Chief of Psychology Service 
Texas Children's Hospital