Thursday, August 11, 2011

Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, The Center for Psychosocial Research in Gastroenterology, Chicago, IL, USA - 1 postdoctoral position (clinical health psychology)

The Center for Psychosocial Research in Gastroenterology is pleased to announce a 1-2 year postdoctoral position in clinical health psychology available immediately within Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. The post-doctoral position is supported by an NIH-funded project that focuses on outcomes produced by cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) for patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). The position involves assessment and treatment of IBS patients across 3 treatment arms and some data management/ administrative tasks. Extensive training and clinical supervision in CBT and gastrointestinal psychology are provided. Interested applicants with a PhD or PsyD from an APA-accredited, doctoral training program in clinical, counseling or health psychology are encouraged to apply. Individuals who are ABD will be considered in exceptional circumstances. Interested candidates should send their CV including the names and contact details of three references and a brief letter describing their experience and interests electronically to Dr. Laurie Keefer at For more information about our Center, please visit