The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for a Staff Psychologist at our TEACCH Center in Asheville, North Carolina.  The Staff Psychologists will hold a position as a Clinical Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (fixed-term faculty), dependent on experience, in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.

The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates seven community regional clinics across the state and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.  Each center offers a set of core services along with unique demonstration programs meeting the needs of individuals with ASD, their families, and professionals across the state of North Carolina.  TEACCH is part of the North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program and faculty are actively involved in student and professional training activities within the state, nation, and across the world. All TEACCH programs are coordinated through a central administration and research unit in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

This position is in our TEACCH Center in Asheville, North Carolina. Responsibilities include a diagnostic and treatment caseload, community consultation, and delivery of local, national, and international training programs. Clinical supervision may also be expected. In keeping with the overall mission of TEACCH, the psychologist will also assist in research or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical and training activities.  This position is open beginning February 1, 2019 and recruitment is ongoing until filled.

Minimum requirements for this position include previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, completion of an APA-accredited PhD/PsyD clinical, school or related doctoral program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship. Preferred experience includes assessment and treatment of children 5 and under.   Candidates must be licensed or license eligible as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina.  Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

and attaching an up to date curriculum vitae and a letter of application. In addition, three letters of reference should be submitted to the Chair of the Search Committee, Asheville TEACCH Staff Psychologist Search, TEACCH Autism Program, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB#7180, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7180 or the letters may be emailed to Jessie Bishop at jessie_bishop@med.unc.edu.  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Interested candidates may apply here

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has openings for two Autism Specialists at our new TEACCH Center in Raleigh. The Autism Specialists will hold a position as Clinical Instructor (fixed-term faculty), in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.

The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, TEACCH has active clinical, teaching, and research programs. TEACCH operates 7 community regional clinics across the state, a Supported Employment program and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.

Responsibilities for the position include developing and implementing diagnostic, intervention, and consultation programs for individuals with ASD across the lifespan. The position also includes providing professional development training and consultation programs locally, nationally and internationally. Previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders preferred.  Requires completion of a master’s degree in social work, counseling or related discipline.  Experience treating mental health comorbidities in ASD is highly desirable.

*NOTE* Only candidates licensed or license eligible as a LPC, LCSW or LMFT in the state of North Carolina will be considered for these positions.  License must be obtained within six months of hire. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please attach an up to date curriculum vitae and a letter of application. Two letters of reference may be sent to Chair of the Search Committee, Autism Specialist Search, 100 Renee Lynne Court, CB#7180, Carrboro, NC 27510 or the letters may be emailed to Jessie_Bishop@med.unc.edu

Interested candidates may apply by here.

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for a Staff Psychologist at our TEACCH Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Staff Psychologist will hold a position as Clinical Assistant Professor (fixed-term faculty), in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.

The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates seven community regional clinics across the state and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.  Each center offers a set of core services along with unique demonstration programs meeting the needs of individuals with ASD, their families, and professionals across the state of North Carolina.  TEACCH is part of the North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program and faculty are actively involved in student and professional training activities within the state, nation, and across the world. All TEACCH programs are coordinated through a central administration and research unit in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

This is a new position in our TEACCH Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. Responsibilities include a diagnostic and treatment caseload, community consultation, and delivery of local, national, and international training programs. Clinical supervision may also be expected. In keeping with the overall mission of TEACCH, the psychologist will also assist in research or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical and training activities.  This position is open beginning December 1, 2018 and recruitment is ongoing until filled.

Minimum requirements for this position include previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, completion of an APA-accredited PhD/PsyD clinical, school or related doctoral program, and completion of an APA-accredited internship. Preferred experience includes assessment and treatment of children 5 and under.   Candidates must be licensed or license eligible as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina.  Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

Interested candidates may apply by here 

Please attach an up to date curriculum vitae and a letter of application. In addition, three letters of reference should be submitted to the Chair of the Search Committee, Raleigh TEACCH Staff Psychologist Search, TEACCH Autism Program, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB#7180, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7180 or the letters may be emailed to Jessie Bishop at jessie_bishop@med.unc.edu.  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Category: Postdoctoral Fellowship

Location: TEACCH Autism Program, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Position: 2019-2020 Postdoctoral Fellowships in Autism Spectrum Disorder (1-2 years)

Description: The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates 7 community regional centers across the state and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.  TEACCH has a long tradition of training Psychology Interns and Postdoctoral Fellows in both clinical and research activities. More information about TEACCH is available via our website at www.teacch.com.

Fellowship: The selected candidate for the fellowship will engage in primarily research activities. Research opportunities include working within our transition to adulthood/adult outcomes research program under the direction of Dr. Laura Klinger (Director of TEACCH).  Requirements include previous training in research activities in the ASD field. Fellows with backgrounds in a variety of disciplines (e.g., clinical, school, or developmental psychology, education) are encouraged to apply.

The starting date for this one-year fellowship is September 1st, 2019. Stipend is commensurate with NIH guidelines, and includes health benefits, paid vacation and sick leave, and time to attend national conferences.A detailed description of university benefits is available at:  http://postdocs.unc.edu/.

Application Process: Applications should include: a current curriculum vitae, a letter describing research interests and postdoctoral fellowship goals, and three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2019 and continue until position is filled. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Contact Information: For more information, contact Dr. Laura Klinger’s Executive Assistant by email at jessie_bishop@med.unc.edu.

For more information or to apply for the fellowship, click here.

Category: Postdoctoral Fellowship

Location: TEACCH Autism Program, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Position: 2019-2020 Postdoctoral Fellowships in Autism Spectrum Disorder (1-2 years)

Description: The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates 7 community regional centers across the state and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.  TEACCH has a long tradition of training Psychology Interns and Postdoctoral Fellows in both clinical and research activities. More information about TEACCH is available via our website at www.teacch.com.

Fellowship: The selected candidate for the fellowship will engage in primarily clinical activities. Clinical opportunities include diagnostic evaluations, individual sessions, and group treatment activities for individuals with ASD across the lifespan.  Requirements include previous training in research activities in the ASD field. Fellows with backgrounds in a variety of disciplines (e.g., clinical, school, or developmental psychology, education) are encouraged to apply.

The starting date for this one-year fellowship is September 1st, 2019. Stipend is commensurate with NIH guidelines, and includes health benefits, paid vacation and sick leave, and time to attend national conferences.A detailed description of university benefits is available at:  http://postdocs.unc.edu/.

Application Process: Applications should include a current curriculum vitae, a letter describing clinical and/or research interests and postdoctoral fellowship goals, three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2018 and continue until position is filled. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Contact Information: For more information, contact Dr. Laura Klinger’s Executive Assistant by email at jessie_bishop@med.unc.edu.

For more information or to apply for the fellowship, click here.

This full-time position involves assisting in research activities for an intervention research project. It involves a study of the TEACCH School Transition to Employment and Postsecondary Education (TSTEP) program for young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Other research activities will include related research projects on factors that affect outcomes for adults with autism. The position responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the project coordinator with participant recruitment, conducting assessments around the state of North Carolina, and data collection and entry. For more information or to apply for the position, click here.
TEACCH’s Supported Employment Program provides job coaching and support to adults across the spectrum enabling them to get and keep meaningful employment. The Supported Employment Program has two major service areas, one in the Triangle area and the other in the Triad area. The program supports over 300 adults across the two regions.

The SE Program often has positions available, check the UNC Job Search for any openings – keyword search: Supported Employment

Supported Employment employees are employees of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill which is an equal opportunity employer. For more information on TEACCH’s Supported Employment Program, click here.

TEACCH’s Carolina Living and Learning Center, a vocational and residential facility in Pittsboro, NC,  often has job openings. The CLLC’s staff members work directly with residents with autism to improve the quality of their lives and to maximize their ability to function as independently as possible in the community.

Individuals interested in full-time or part-time employment should contact Tom Wiebe at wiebe@email.unc.edu.

CLLC employees are employees of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill which is an equal opportunity employer. For more information on the CLLC, click here.