Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine Department of
Psychiatry is currently seeking a Clinical Psychologist to join our
growing Special Needs Center located in Southern New Jersey. A
secondary appointment to the Rowan University Psychology Department
and supervision of Psychology PhD student is possible. This is a
grant funded position. The candidate will participate in the
assessment/treatment of the clinical needs of the clients, assist
in the development of appropriate treatment plans/programs, provide
clinical supervision as needed and provide psychological
assessments or full evaluations of clients referred by the Division
of Child Protection and Permanency. Additionally, you will
recommend appropriate treatment, programs and services, advocate
for the needs of the client or families. Essential to your success
will be your ability to provide expert testimony and/or fact
witness testimony to family courts, as well as, provide educational
information to case managers, supervisors and division attorneys,
in relation to psychology and families of children who have been
neglected and/or abused. The position may require participation in
pre and post-doctoral training activities, education and staff
development; involvement in department, school and university
committees; and collaboration with ongoing research
Ideal candidates will possess a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical
psychology and be licensed in NJ.
Qualifications - Candidates must be fully qualified to
conduct psychological evaluations of adults or children, including
psychological testing. Expert testimony may be required for family
courts. Case consultation and education for collaborating
professionals, as well as client advocacy are also involved.
Experience with abuse, neglect and trauma seen in child welfare
settings is helpful.
•Must possess a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from an
accredited doctoral program.
•Must be licensed in the State of New Jersey at the time of
•Must be a highly organized and creative problem-solver, is an
effective communicator and demonstrates excellence in interpersonal
and writing skills. An interest in counseling individuals with
trauma history and special needs is preferred.
Salary is competitive and is accompanied by a comprehensive
benefits package for full-time employees. Preference for part-time
employment will be considered.
Our clinical campus is located in Southern New Jersey, which is
within the Philadelphia metropolitan area approximately eight miles
from Philadelphia, one hour from the Atlantic Ocean and two hours
from New York City.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal
opportunity in employment.
Advertised: Feb 12 2020 Eastern Standard Time Applications close: