Associate Professor in Neuropsychology

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey


  Associate Professor-Neuropsychologist
Department RWJ-Dept of Neurology
Salary Open
Posting Summary
The neuropsychologist will be responsible for diagnosing and treating patients suffering from neuropsychological problems. Responsibilities will include assessing, evaluating, diagnosing and treating brain-based disorders. Will use a combination of clinical practice, research and testing to help patients with neurological disorders or injuries.

Conduct neuropsychological evaluations for the purpose of diagnosing cognitive impairment, brain injury, and other conditions.
Perform longitudinal assessment for people with neurological disorders. 
Assist patients to reach their treatment goals
Perform Wada testing as part of the pre-surgical evaluation for people with epilepsy.
Perform evaluative duties and offer solid expert opinion
Participate in conference and seminars to keep abreast of recent developments in the field

cFTE: 90%
eFTE: 10%

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Posting Number 22FA0994
Posting Open Date 09/06/2022
Posting Close Date 08/31/2023
Minimum Education and Experience
PhD or PsyD in a related field
Technical skills to interpret data from various tests and assessments
Clinical skills to understand a patient’s condition and develop treatment plans to help them overcome their challenges
Strong analytical skills, attention to details and ability to remain focus on the task at hand
Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Valid MD/DO preferred
Posting Details
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Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Home Location Campus Rutgers University - New Brunswick
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