Psychosocial Oncology Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Department of Behavioral Sciences and Rush Cancer Center at Rush University Medical Center are seeking applicants for a Psychosocial Oncology Postdoctoral Fellowship. This is an exciting two-year opportunity to gain valuable clinical experience with a multidisciplinary team at a major academic medical center, and to develop related research expertise. The ideal candidate will have clinical experience in psycho-oncology or working with patients with serious physical illness. Candidates should also have a strong research background and some publications, be knowledgeable in advanced statistics, and will be interested in establishing a scientist-practitioner career. The Psychosocial Oncology and Integrative Medicine Section is a key section of the Department of Behavioral Sciences with growth potential, based near downtown Chicago. Salary is competitive and includes benefits. APA approved Ph.D. in clinical or counseling psychology required.
Interested applicants should submit CV, cover letter and 3 letters of recommendation to: Maggie McGauley
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Rush is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
More about Rush University Medical Center:
Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center that encompasses a 669-bed hospital serving adults and children. In January 2012, Rush opened a new 376-bed hospital building, known as the Tower, which is part of the Medical Center’s major renovation of its campus.
Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.
Rush is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is ranked in 7 of 16 categories in U.S. News & World Report's 2018–2019 “America's Best Hospitals” issue, and is one of the two top-ranked hospitals in Illinois overall.
Rush was one of four hospitals in the country that the American Hospital Association honored for equity of care in June of 2018.
Rush was the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status—the highest honor in nursing—and the first in Illinois to earn a fourth four-year designation.
Rush has been ranked among the country's top 100 hospitals—and 15 major teaching hospitals—four times by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of health care data and analytics.
The Human Rights Campaign, a civil rights organization that advocates for equality for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and/or queer/questioning named Rush University Medical Center a leader in LGBT Health Equality for the tenth consecutive year.
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