Clinical Instructor (Autism Specialist) - Greensboro

    The University of North Carolina
    Chapel hill, NC

    Job Description

    Posting Information

    Position Type

    Permanent Faculty

    Working Title

    Clinical Instructor (Autism Specialist) - Greensboro

    Position Number

    Appointment Type

    Fixed Term Faculty

    Salary Range


    Full Time

    If part-time, hours per week



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    Posting Open Date


    Application Deadline

    Open Until Filled


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    Position Summary

    The TEACCH Autism Program at the University of North Carolina has openings for two Autism Specialists at our TEACCH Center in Greensboro, NC. The Autism Specialists will hold a position as Clinical Instructor (fixed-term faculty), in the Department of Psychiatry, UNC School of Medicine.

    The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a system of university-based regional centers to serve children, adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, TEACCH has active clinical, teaching, and research programs. TEACCH operates 7 community regional clinics across the state, a Supported Employment program and a vocational/residential facility for adults with ASD.

    The Greensboro Center is specifically seeking one candidate with birth to age five experience and one candidate with experience treating adolescents and adults.
    Responsibilities for these positions include developing and implementing diagnostic, intervention, and/or consultation programs for individuals with ASD. The position may also include providing professional development training and consultation programs locally, nationally and internationally depending on the interests of the selected candidates.

    Educational Requirements

    Requires completion of a master's degree in social work, counseling, speech language pathology, occupational therapy or related discipline.

    Qualifications and Experience

    Previous clinical training and experience in assessment and treatment of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders preferred. Experience treating mental health co-morbidities in ASD is highly desirable.

    NOTE Only candidates licensed or license eligible as a LCSW, LPC, LMFT, SLP, OT or LPA in the state of North Carolina will be considered for these positions. License must be obtained within six months of hire. Individuals with BCBA certification in addition to licensure as described above is highly desirable.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

    Special Instructions

    Interested candidates may apply by going to

    Please attach an up to date curriculum vitae and a letter of application. Two letters of reference may be sent to Chair of the Search Committee, Autism Specialist Search, 100 Renee Lynne Court, CB#7180, Carrboro, NC 27510 or the letters may be emailed to

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    Department Contact Name and Title

    Rebecca Mabe, TEACCH Director of Business and Operations

    Department Contact Telephone or Email

    Contact Information

    If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919) 962-1092 or send an email to

    Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

    If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

    Applicant Documents
    Posting ID: 556638479Posted: 2020-05-21