Clinical Pediatric Neuropsychologist Opening with Penn State Health Children's Hospital

Hershey, PA

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Penn State Hershey and Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics is accepting applications for a highly motivated and dedicated, full-time, Clinical Pediatric Neuropsychologist. 

  • This is primarily a clinical position for an APA, Division 40-trained pediatric neuropsychologist with a background in autism and developmental disabilities providing neuropsychological screenings and evaluations within the division of Developmental Medicine. 
  • Competency in skills for ages 1-16 is expected.
  • The candidate should have specific experience in assessing patients with autism and ADHD as this will be a primary responsibility.  
  • The position is a clinical position, exceptional opportunities exist for research. 
  • Experienced candidates with multidisciplinary team, including physicians and therapy services, are desired. 
  • Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an APA-accredited clinical psychology program meeting Division 40 (Neuropsychology) an APA-accredited internship, and postdoctoral specialty training in clinical neuropsychology with experience in autism and developmental disabilities.
  • Ability to acquire a license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania BC/BE 

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits 
  • Sign on bonus and Relocation assistance, 
  • CME time and funds
  • LTD and Life insurance, and so much more!
  • Penn State University tuition discount for employees and dependents

Penn State Health Children’s Hospital Division of Pediatric Developmental Medicine

  • We are a division of 2 physicians  
  • 1 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 
  • A full complement of ancillary staff including excellent administrative support, a nurse coordinator and other nursing support, Psychometrist, educational specialist and speech pathologist.

Area highlights:

Our freestanding Children’s Hospital is located near Harrisburg (Our state capital) and is a safe, family-friendly location, with access to excellent public schools. 


Posted February 2, 2021