Title:  Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences - Menninger Activity (Assistant Professor)

Division:  Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  12936


The Menninger Clinic is one of the nation's premier mental health care providers. We are dedicated to treating individuals with complex mental illness, including severe mood, personality, anxiety, and addictive disorders throughout the spectrum of inpatient to outpatient care.  We are equally committed to teaching future mental health professionals and advancing mental healthcare through research.  Menninger is an affiliated teaching hospital for Baylor College of Medicine, which is a leading academic health science institution located within the world's largest medical center that is known for its excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service.


The staff psychologist is responsible for applying the knowledge, skills, and perspectives of clinical psychology to the services provided at The Menninger Clinic including, but not limited to, assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, consultation, education, training, supervision, research, and administration. The staff psychologist will provide psychological testing, psychotherapy, and other clinical services in various inpatient and/or outpatient program areas as needed. These services may be delivered individually or within an interdisciplinary team setting. Broad experience with different assessment domains including neuro-cognitive testing is highly desirable. The staff psychologist will have the opportunity to work alongside with trainees in psychiatry, psychology, social work, mental health counselors, and nursing.


Job Qualifications


Doctorate degree in clinical or counseling psychology; licensed by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists; demonstrated skill in clinical work; a thorough grounding in diagnostic evaluation and intensive individual psychotherapy; familiarity with a wide range of assessment and treatment modalities; ability to work effectively with interdisciplinary teams; commitment to education; and current CPR certification. 


Preferred: two (2) years of post-doctoral training or equivalent experience in clinical psychology; and two (2) years of demonstrated assignments in an interdisciplinary team treatment setting.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.