We will consider applicants who have completed APA-approved doctoral programs in clinical, school, applied developmental, or counseling psychology and an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship. Applicants should have substantial child-clinical and/or pediatric psychology experience, including clinical and/or research experience with children with autism spectrum disorders. Graduate course work and/or experience should include neuropsychological assessment.
The current salary is $42,000 in the first year, and $43,680 second year. Start date is September 1, 2015. Children's National offers an excellent benefits package. Postdoctoral fellows receive four weeks of annual leave (vacation) per year. We also allow one week professional/conference leave and a professional expense budget of $1,000/year. There are nine paid federal holidays and one “floating” holiday (employee can choose). The hospital provides health insurance, optional dental and vision coverage, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program, back-up child care assistance, optional life and disability insurance, and discounts on items such as some cellular data plans.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidates should include the following: letter of interest indicating clinical and research interests, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, graduate transcripts, and two assessment reports written by the applicant.
Applicants should send their letter of interest indicating clinical and research interests, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, graduate transcripts, and two assessment reports to:
Laura Anthony, PhD
Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders
Children's National Health System
15245 Shady Grove Road, Suite 350
Rockville, MD 20850