Skip to Main Content

Faculty Positions

Yale Child Study Center (YCSC) faculty positions include teaching, clinical, research, and managerial roles in a variety of areas working with children and families or directly related to child development and behavioral health. Learn more about the varied work and missions of the YCSC. Current faculty opportunities with the YCSC are listed below, along with application instructions.

Benefits

Yale University provides a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including the Yale Home Buyers program; a scholarship program for dependents at any college; and an automatic 5% contribution to a faculty member’s retirement plan plus a 5% match to individual contributions to a Yale retirement account, providing up to a 10% contribution from Yale.

Yale is also a Public Service Loan Forgiveness site; all Yale faculty are eligible to participate, receiving loan forgiveness after making 120 payments while employed at nonprofits such as Yale. YCSC Outpatient Services serves as a National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment site, and Pediatric Psychologists are eligible for the [National Health Service Specialty Loan Repayment Program. We also are a site for the National Health Service Pediatric Specialty Loan Repayment Program.

The YCSC values Spanish language skills as an important way to meet the needs of the communities served; a Spanish-speaking clinician who becomes certified as a bilingual health provider and provides patient care in Spanish receives a salary supplement.

Child Clinical Psychologist

Yale Child Study Center Outpatient Services has an opening for a full-time child psychologist dedicated to providing mental health supports and services to children, teens, and families. Successful candidates will be appointed as Assistant Professor on the Academic Clinician track at Yale School of Medicine. Primary responsibilities will include providing psychological assessment, participating in multidisciplinary team evaluations, and providing mental health treatment services to youth up to 18 years of age and their families. Learn more and apply at https://apply.interfolio.com/130470.

Intensive In-home Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Services (IICAPS) Clinical Faculty Position

IICAPS clinicians in the fields of social work, marriage and family therapy, and professional counseling work in teams to provide child and family focused mental health treatment to meet the comprehensive needs of children from 4 to 18 years of age who have been discharged from psychiatric hospitals, prevented from entry into hospital or require more than weekly community-based care to treat their severe emotional disorders. Clinicians work in each family’s home and community; each clinician team carries 8 cases and is expected to hold individual child, parents and family sessions each week. Services to be provided include individual and family evaluation, assessment and treatment, clinical collaboration and care coordination, crisis management and intervention. Must have own car. Clinicians with bilingual capacity in Spanish are encouraged to apply. At least one year of experience working with children, families, emotional disorders, and/or substance abuse is required.

Applicants should send a cover letter and resume specifying the position of interest to: YaleChildStudy.ClinicianPositions@yale.edu

Assistant Professor of Clinical Child Psychology (Pediatric GI Psychologist)

The Yale Child Study Center’s Pediatric Psychology Program, in collaboration with the Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology, has an opening for a full-time ambulatory pediatric psychologist to join our growing GI Psychology Service in Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital. Successful candidates will be appointed as Assistant Professor of Child Clinical Psychology on the Academic Clinician track. Opportunities for cultivation of specialized interests are available and welcomed. Clinical care will involve a combination of in person visits and telehealth options to reach families across the state of Connecticut.

Please visit http://apply.interfolio.com/129132 for additional information and application instructions.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Child Psychology (Pediatric Psychologist – Pediatric Craniofacial)

The Yale Child Study Center’s Pediatric Psychology Program, in collaboration with Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital, has an opening for a full-time pediatric psychologist to be embedded in the Pediatric Craniofacial Center (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery). The pediatric psychologist will join an interdisciplinary team invested in supporting patients with a range of craniofacial malformations, including craniosynostosis and clef lip/clef palate.
Learn more and apply at https://apply.interfolio.com/141863.

Child Clinical Psychologist Faculty Positions (Westport)

The Yale Child Study Center has openings for two full-time child psychologists with expertise in the provision of evidence-based treatment to children, teens, and families at the new YCSC clinical practice in Westport, Connecticut. Successful candidates will be appointed as Assistant Professor on the Academic Clinician tenure track. Learn more and apply at https://apply.interfolio.com/139829.

Child Psychiatry Faculty Position (Westport)

The Yale Child Study Center has an opening for a full-time child and adolescent psychiatrist with expertise in the provision of psychiatric evaluations, medical management and evidence-based treatment to children, teens, and families at the new YCSC clinical practice in Westport, Connecticut. Successful candidates will be appointed as Assistant Professor on the Academic Clinician tenure track. Learn more and apply at https://apply.interfolio.com/139827.

Affirmative Action Statement

Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 protects people from sex discrimination in educational programs and activities at institutions that receive federal financial assistance. Questions regarding Title IX may be referred to the University’s Title IX Coordinator, at TitleIX@yale.edu, or to the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, 8th Floor, Five Post Office Square, Boston MA 02109-3921. Telephone: 617.289.0111, Fax: 617.289.0150, TDD: 800.877.8339, or email ocr.boston@ed.gov.