Assistant Professor (Staff Psychologist) - Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences - Menninger Activ

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7081265 (Ref.No. 7750-en_US)
Posted: July 16, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


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 (  Baylor is a leading academic health science institution located within the world's largest medical center.  It is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service.

Job Duties

The Menninger Clinic is seeking a staff psychologist to join our excellent team of professionals on the Adolescent Treatment Program.  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.  This psychologist will provide psychological testing, psychotherapy, and other clinical services within an interdisciplinary team.  The Staff Psychologist will also have the opportunity to interact with trainees in psychiatry, psychology, social work, and nursing.


Minimum 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; 
  • 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 is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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