Behavioral Health Psychologist

Illinois, United States
Thursday, 20 August 2020
End of advertisement period
Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Chicago: Biological Sciences Division: Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience

Location Chicago, Illinois


The University of Chicago's Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience is searching for a full-time faculty member at any rank. The appointee will  provide assessments and brief, evidence-based interventions for adult patients in GI, interact with team members to inform shared treatment plans, and deliver clinical and consultative services to GI providers. The appointee will support clinics including GI, IBD, liver, Obesity and endoscopic treatments for the obesity program; and join a multidisciplinary team aiming to initiate and advance the reach and effectiveness of the integrated behavioral health program in GI. Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. We especially welcome applicants with training and experience in Integrated Behavioral Health (with an emphasis in GI), behavioral medicine principles, evidence-based treatment for medical and psychiatric conditions, and/or competency in cognitive-behavior therapy, including third wave treatments and motivational enhancement.  Academic rank and compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) are dependent upon qualifications.

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1)  have a PhD in Clinical Psychology from an APA-accredited university-based doctoral program, 2) hold or be eligible for an Illinois license in Clinical Psychology, and 3) have completed an internship at an APA-accredited site. 

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago‚Äôs Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: Applicants must upload: CV including bibliography, cover letter.

For instructions on the Interfolio application process, please visit