Postdoctoral Fellowship, Stanford University


Stanford University Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences anticipates one opening for a postdoctoral fellow in Child Clinical Psychology specializing in Autism Spectrum and other Developmental Disorders for the 2017-18 academic year. Clinic-funded fellowships are designed for those seeking careers in clinical practice settings. The fellowship has a major rotation working with patients in the Autism and Developmental Disabilities Clinic and includes experience conducting multi-disciplinary diagnostic assessments using gold-standard instruments as well as providing evidence-based therapies and parent training including Pivotal Response Treatment (PRT).  Minor rotations in the general, anxiety and eating disorder clinics are available. Fellows may elect to participate in active clinical research projects and to complete a scholarly project during the year. Stipends are $51,600 plus benefits. Start date is 9/1/17. REQUIREMENTS: All applicants must have experience with autism spectrum disorders and completed 1) an APA- or CPA-accredited graduate program in clinical, counseling or school psychology; 2) an APA- or CPA-accredited internship; and 3) all requirements for their PhD or PsyD prior to beginning their appointment. Appointments are for one year. Positions are contingent upon funding. Applications are due 12/15/16. Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. TO APPLY: Interested candidates should send a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference via e-mail to:
Sharon Williams, PhD
c/o Elizabeth Archibald
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
401 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305-5717
Phone: (650) 723-5511; Email: