• Rutgers University
  • $64,190.00 -83,300.00/year*
  • New Brunswick , NJ
  • Scientific Research
  • Part-Time
  • 152 Seaman St

This is a one-year part-time (50%) postdoctoral fellowship, that is comprised of research and clinical work. The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Clinic (DBT-RU), under the directorship of Dr. Shireen Rizvi, provides comprehensive DBT to adult individuals from the community who meet criteria for borderline personality disorder and have severe difficulties in emotion regulation and in other aspects of self-management (suicidal behavior, substance use, multiple co-occuring problems). We have recently expanded our clinic to include treatment for adolescents age 13 and up and their families.

The fellow will participate in weekly research meetings, weekly DBT team meeting, supervision, and a variety of Grand Rounds, colloquium, and other learning opportunities available through Rutgers. Research opportunities include data analysis, research publications, professional presentations, and grant writing. Clinically, the post-doctoral fellow will provide individual DBT, skills training groups, phone coaching, and will participate in training and the DBT consultation team. The qualified fellow will also have opportunities to conduct training and supervision of graduate-level clinicians.

The successful candidate will have had training in DBT, CBT, and diagnostic assessment. In addition, the successful candidate will have research experience in one or more of the domains listed above and have experience with IRB applications, managing databases, and statistical analysis software.

GSAPP's commitment to diversity, social justice and helping the underserved contributes to a supportive and mission-focused training. We place a high degree of emphasis on fostering and encouraging a diverse community of faculty and students and on supporting research/practice that benefits diverse and under-served communities; applicants who can contribute in this valued direction are particularly encouraged to apply. More information on our school and centers can be found at:

This is a part-time, 12-month position that will start September 1, 2019. Applications are due by December 21, 2018. Salary and benefits are competitive.

Interested applicants should submit a personal statement outlining their clinical and research interests and qualifications, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation. For additional information contact Shireen Rizvi, Ph.D., ABPP at ...@gsapp.rutgers.edu.
Associated topics: clinician, domestic, family, hcpc, mental, outreach, sickle, social, substance, women

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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