Post Doctoral Trainee - Southeast Missouri State University Autism Center for Diagnosis and Treatment

Posted: Thursday, March 5, 2020


Southeast Missouri State University Autism Center for Diagnosis and Treatment

Full Time/Term


 •     Performing diagnostic assessments of individuals for identification of autism spectrum disorder, and related disorders, as part of a multidisciplinary team

     Creating and implementing treatment plans using evidence-based treatments appropriate for home, community and educational settings, as well as assisting team with implementation

     Contributing to research projects and data collection for state initiatives and professional conferences/symposia

     Providing clinical supervision of practicum students/interns/externs

     Conducting seminars/guest lectures/workshops activities


Required Qualifications

 •     Completion of an APA/CPA or regionally accredited program that is credentialed by the National Register in Clinical Psychology, or a doctoral degree from an APA/CPA accredited program with additional completion of a recertification program designed to meet the equivalent criteria as a health services delivery training program in psychology

     Completion of all degree requirements (including defense of dissertation) by the start date;  actual start date is negotiable

     Completion of an APA/CPA or APPIC approved pre-doctoral internship

     Experience serving individuals with autism spectrum disorder for diagnostic, assessment, and treatment purposes

     Familiarity/experience administering gold standard diagnostic assessments for autism spectrum disorder and related disorders

     Experience/interest in supervising practicum students, interns, and/or externs

     Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

     Experience/interest conducting research activities

     Eligible for Provisional Licensure in Missouri

·         Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multi-cultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities


Compensation: Salary range: $38,000-$48,000


Application Deadline: The position is available September 1, 2020 and the review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.


To Apply:  Applications must be completed online at


Click on the position title, then click on the APPLY button on the top of the page and submit the following items:

·         Letter of interest addressing position qualifications

·         Current resume

·         Names and contact information of three professional references

·         a redacted psychological evaluation report