Research Postdoctoral Fellow
Location: Waco, Texas US
Requisition Number: 19011342
This position will work with the Warriors Research Institute (WRI). The WRI was founded in 2013 by Dr. Suzy Gulliver, Director and Chief. WRIï¿½s mission is to improve the quality of care available to military veterans and emergency responders via a program of scientific inquiry. We develop and disseminate new treatments for those suffering the sequelae of toxic or traumatic work events. In addition to providing and evaluating state-of-the-art experimental treatments, we train future generations of treatment providers in evolving evidence-based care. Topics of research at the WRI include substance use, PTSD, suicide, stigma, & mTBI in first responders & veterans.
Expectations include: Hone skills to design and implement a research strategy, develop and complete a project, collaborate with national experts and outstanding scientists in the field, attend and present at national conferences, author and co-author peer-reviewed publications, perform various laboratory functions, basic research, laboratory maintenance, and administrative duties, and contribute to ongoing study projects.
The ideal candidate will possess a Doctorate in Psychology, experience in investigator-initiated research, applicable knowledge of basic to advanced laboratory procedures, understanding of academic and safety practices, skilled in the use of computer software related to research needs, and excellent writing skills.
ï¿½ Location/Facility ï¿½ Baylor Scott & White Research Institute
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ï¿½ Specialty/Department/Practice ï¿½ Warriors Research Institute
ï¿½ Shift/Schedule ï¿½ Day Shift
ï¿½ Benefits ï¿½ Our competitive benefits package includes*:
ï¿½ Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
ï¿½ 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
ï¿½ Tuition Reimbursement
ï¿½ PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nationï¿½s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, itï¿½s accepting a calling!
ï¿½ Doctorate Degree in Psychology required.
ï¿½ Must be qualified to deliver psychotherapy
Community / Marketing Title: Research Postdoctoral Fellow
Location_formattedLocationLong: Waco, Texas US
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