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About the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

The University of Florida College of Medicine, the largest of six colleges at the University of Florida Health Science Center, opened in 1956 with a mission to increase Florida’s supply of highly qualified physicians, provide advanced health-care services to the citizens of Florida and foster discovery in health research. The College’s Gainesville campus is comprised of 26 clinical and basic science departments staffed by nearly 1,000 faculty members. A patient care setting is provided to College of Medicine faculty and students by the University of Florida Health Physicians Group Practice, a close collaboration with UF Health, the Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center, as well as several community healthcare sites and other affiliated hospitals in Florida. Visit the City of Gainesville Website

About the Department of Psychiatry

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida College of Medicine is one of the largest multifaceted psychiatry programs in the United States centered within a major academic health center. The Department of Psychiatry currently has approximately 70 faculty members, 40 residents and 15 fellows including child and adolescent, forensic and addiction fellowships, with office settings in 10 facilities. Inpatient services have a total of 91 beds available and cover multiple specialties including addiction, adult, geriatric, child and adolescent, adolescent eating disorders and neurostimulation. A wide range of outpatient services are offered in several convenient locations and serve the entire age spectrum from preschool children to seniors.

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Adjunct Clinical Postdoctoral Associate (63520)


University of Florida Department of Psychiatry & Addiction Medicine located in Vero Beach, Florida has an opening for an Adjunct Clinical Postdoctoral Associate, pursuing post-graduate training in Medical Psychology. This position is located in the beautifully tranquil coastal city of Vero Beach, Florida. Vero Beach is known for its cultural wealth and natural beauty. The Center is situated nearby Indian River Medical Center and is also part of the Mental Health Collaborative in Indian River County. Vero Beach presents with a modest cost of living and high quality of life.

Duties consist of clinical, teaching and research activities under the supervision of the Medical Psychology Division Faculty. Clinical responsibilities will include providing psychotherapy for the patients and their families, conducting assessments of children and adults, and working with various medical and graduate students. Individual will also assist the division faculty in instructional activities. Research responsibilities include using data generated by the facility as well as working on projects of your own. Excellent office space and computing resources are available. Travel expenses for interviews are not reimbursed. Our treatment team includes a Chief Adult Psychiatrist/ Medical Director, Chief of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and a Senior Psychologist.


Minimum Requirements:
The successful applicant must hold a Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an APA approved graduate program.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preferred internship in Clinical Psychology with focus on child/adolescent psycho-educational assessment, family counseling, and adult psychotherapy. Psychometric and statistical skills are desirable.


Travel expenses for interviews are not reimbursed.

The final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.