The Center for ADHD at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) announces the availability of a post-doctoral fellowship for the 2016-2017 academic year. The fellow will obtain experience in executing grant-funded clinical research, disseminating research through presentations and publications, and contributing to grant-writing activities. The fellowship includes opportunities to work on a variety of federally-funded studies, with the primary research projects involving the fellow focused on sleep functioning and sluggish cognitive tempo (SCT) in children and adolescents with and without ADHD. Studies utilize a developmental psychopathology framework and a range of methodologies, including diagnostic interviewing, school observations, actigraphy, and neuroimaging. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital is one of the largest children’s hospitals in the country with a reputation for excellence and innovation in clinical care, teaching, and research. Fellowships in the Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology offer an apprenticeship model focused on active mentoring, career development, professional role identity, and development of skills in clinical research and care that ensures success as a scientist-practitioner. The Center for ADHD, housed within the Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology (BMCP), is one of the largest centers in the country devoted entirely to improving the care of children and adolescents with ADHD and consists of a multi-disciplinary team of researchers and clinicians. Please visit our websites for more information on the Center for ADHD (http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/service/c/adhd/default/) and the BMCP fellowship program (http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/education/clinical/fellowship/beh-med/default/). Applicants must have a doctoral degree in clinical or school psychology from an APA-accredited program, completed an APA-accredited internship, and defended their dissertation prior to beginning the fellowship. Opportunity for a second fellowship year is possible. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, vita, and three letters of reference to Stephen P. Becker, Ph.D. (gro.cmhcc|rekceb.nehpets#gro.cmhcc|rekceb.nehpets). For more information, please contact Dr. Stephen Becker at 513-803-2066 or gro.cmhcc|rekceb.nehpets#gro.cmhcc|rekceb.nehpets.
Clinical Research Postdoc, Center for ADHD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital