Health Sciences Assistant/ Associate Clinical Professor – MIND Institute with specialization in behavioral intervention and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders
The University of California, Davis, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is recruiting for a Health Sciences Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor so serve as a training coordinator on a multi-site trial of implementation interventions for behavioral strategies for children with ASD in school and clinical settings, and provide clinical and diagnostic services in the MIND Institute Massie Family Clinic. This position involves supervising a multidisciplinary team of mental health providers, teachers and board certified behavior analysts implementing evidence-based strategies in community settings. In the Massie Family Clinic the candidate will provide clinical and diagnostic services, will serve as a trainer for the ESDM training program and may provide training and supervision for trainees. Qualified candidates must possess a PhD in psychology and be license eligible in California, be a board certified behavior analyst, have experience training community providers, have experience with parent coaching, and have training in behavioral and development strategies for children with ASD.
The Department of Psychiatry has approximately 80 faculty and staff psychiatrists and psychologists. The Department provides a simulating teaching and research environment. The UC Davis MIND Institute (Medical Investigation of Neurodevelopmental Disorders) is a collaborative international research center, committed to the awareness, understanding, prevention, care, and cures of neurodevelopmental disorders. The UC Davis MIND Institute clinic provides comprehensive evidence-based assessments of children with possible neurodevelopmental disorders. The clinic provides treatment programs including an infant clinic, parent coaching, social skills and behavioral services.