The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina is seeking a Director of Clinical Services.   This is a fulltime, fixed term clinical faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full level (depending 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, a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD and an Employment Services program.  Each center offers a set of core services along with unique 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.

The Director of Clinical Services is a senior leadership position reporting to the Executive Director of TEACCH. This position is responsible for the quality and effectiveness of clinical activities at all of TEACCH’s centers and programs. The Director will work with the regional clinic directors to support efficient, compassionate and skilled coordination of patient care as well as develop workflows that support the clinical teams. The Director will work to organize clinical teams to encourage innovative services. The Director will work closely with the Executive Director to develop, maintain and/or further enhance TEACCH’s collaboration with our healthcare and community partners as well other state agencies. This position will also be involved in the design of new inter-disciplinary programs and services. It is expected that the Director will also provide some direct clinical services including the assessment and treatment of patients with ASD as well as oversee clinical training within TEACCH. This position is open beginning January 1, 2020. Recruitment is ongoing until filled. The ideal candidate will start on or before September 1, 2020.

Preferred experience includes demonstrated administrative and leadership experience at an academic institution as well as demonstrated knowledge/experience of program development in a clinical setting.

Minimum requirements for this position include previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, completion of a PhD in clinical or school psychology or MD in Psychiatry.   Candidates must be licensed or license eligible in Psychology or Psychiatry in the state of North Carolina within 3 months of hire.  Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

Interested candidates may apply by going here 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, Director of Clinical Services 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 opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina invites applicants for a tenure- track faculty position. The successful candidate will have experience as an autism researcher with expertise in the areas of Dissemination and/or Implementation Science.  This is a full-time, tenure track, research faculty position with rank commensurate with background and 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, a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD and an Employment Services program.  Each center offers a set of core services along with unique 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.

TEACCH is specifically seeking a Dissemination and/or Implementation Scientist to engage in community-based autism diagnostic and/or intervention research capitalizing upon the strengths of TEACCH’s statewide autism services. Research activities may include developing and testing dissemination and/or implementation strategies, observational studies of real-world implementation, hybrid clinical effectiveness trials and preliminary research on barriers and/or facilitators to dissemination and implementation.  This position is open beginning January 1, 2020.  Recruitment is ongoing until filled.   The ideal candidate will start on or before September 1, 2020.

Minimum requirements for this position include completion of a PhD or similar doctoral degree in Psychology or related Health Sciences discipline with an established track-record in autism and dissemination/implementation research.  The successful candidate should have experience and expertise in developing and translating evidenced-based interventions to practice and/or policies in community settings.   Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

Interested candidates may apply by going here and attaching an up to date curriculum vitae and a letter of application. In addition, four letters of reference should be submitted to the Chair of the Search Committee, TEACCH Research Faculty 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 opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

 

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 an opening for an Autism Specialist at our TEACCH Center in Chapel Hill, NC.   The Autism Specialist 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 these positions include developing and implementing diagnostic, intervention, and/or consultation programs for individuals with ASD.   Successful candidates may have an age range specialization (e.g. toddlers) or have broader experience across the lifespan. The position may also include providing professional development training and consultation programs locally, nationally and internationally depending on the interests of the selected candidate.

Requires completion of a master’s degree in social work, counseling, or related discipline.  Previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders preferred.  Experience treating mental health comorbidities in ASD is highly desirable.

*NOTE* Only candidates licensed or license eligible as a LCSW, LPC, LMFT, or LPA 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.    Individuals with BCBA certification in addition to licensure as described above is highly desirable.

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 toJessie_Bishop@med.unc.edu The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Interested candidates may apply here

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has an opening for a Staff Psychologist at our TEACCH Center in Greensboro, 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 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.

The Greensboro Center is specifically seeking a staff psychologist with significant Diagnostic/Assessment experience.   Clinical responsibilities include a diagnostic and treatment caseload and community consultation.   Responsibilities may also include delivery of local, national, and international training programs depending on the interests of the candidate. Clinical supervision may also be expected. In keeping with the overall mission of TEACCH, the psychologist may also assist in research or the development of innovative care models in addition to clinical and training activities. This position is open beginning September 11, 2019.   Recruitment is ongoing until filled.   The ideal candidate will start on or before October 1, 2020.

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.   Candidates must be licensed or license eligible as a psychologist in the state of North Carolina within 3 months of hire.  Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience.

Interested candidates may apply here

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, Greensboro 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 opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has openings for two Autism Specialists at our TEACCH Center in Greensboro, NC. 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.

The Greensboro Center is specifically seeking one candidate with birth to age five experience and one candidate with experience treating adolescents and adults.   Responsibilities for these positions include developing and implementing diagnostic, intervention, and/or consultation programs for individuals with ASD.  The position may also include providing professional development training and consultation programs locally, nationally and internationally depending on the interests of the selected candidates.

Requires completion of a master’s degree in social work, counseling, speech language pathology, occupational therapy or related discipline.  Previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Individuals with BCBA certification in addition to required licensure is highly desirable.

Experience treating mental health co-morbidities in adolescents and adults with ASD is highly desirable.

*NOTE* Only candidates licensed or license eligible as a LCSW, LPC, LMFT, SLP, OT or LPA 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.

Interested candidates may apply here 

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

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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.