The Department of Behavioral Sciences and Rush Cancer Center at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago are looking for psychologists in the area of integrative psychosocial medicine. All positions require a doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA approved program. Candidates must be eligible for an Illinois license. Faculty rank and salary for all positions will be commensurate with experience.
Primary responsibilities include psychological evaluation and intervention with patients, families, and support of medical staff who are involved in this stressful work. The ideal candidates will have strong clinical skills, experience in psycho-oncology and/or other medical patient populations (e.g., cardiology, rheumatology), as well as a high potential for research.
This is an exciting time to be part of integrative psychosocial medicine at Rush, as we take the early steps on our journey to become a destination cancer center. Join us in our mission to improve the health of the patients and the diverse communities we serve with nationally recognized health care, education and research, as well as a commitment to community partnerships.
Rush University System for Health (RUSH) is an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the individuals and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. RUSH comprises Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as numerous outpatient care facilities. Rush University, with more than 2,500 students, is a health sciences university that comprises Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College. Numerous national organizations have recognized Rush for the quality of care we provide, including U.S. News & World Report, which ranked Rush University Medical Center among the top 50 hospitals in five specialties in its 2019-2020 Best Hospitals issue. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking second among 99 academic medical centers across the country. In 2019, Rush was designated a leader in LGBTQ health care equality by the Human Rights Campaign for the 10th consecutive year, and was one of only five hospitals from across the nation to be recognized by the American Hospital Association as an honoree for its annual Equity of Care Award.
Rush is an equal opportunity / Affirmative Action employer