The primary purpose of this position is to implement the laboratory duties associated with a NIMH-funded study on the treatment of cognitive impairment in adults with psychotic disorders.
Assist in cognitive skills groups with community clinicians at behavioral health facilities in the tri state NYC metro area.
Independently conduct neurocognitive, clinical and functional assessments with adults with psychotic disorders at behavioral health facilities in the tri state NYC metropolitan area; independently score assessment data.
Conduct structured clinical interviews with adults with psychotic disorders; make psychiatric symptom ratings.
Conduct electrophysiological assessments with research participants at behavioral health facilities.
Chart research participant activity; enter data and assist with data management.
Perform related duties and responsibilities as assigned/requested.
Bachelor's degree and at least one and one-half years of related experience or equivalent in education, training and experience
Type preferred qualifications
Must successfully complete online systems training requirements
Education, training and/or research experience in a mental health field
Ability to work independently, under minimal supervision
Ability to work collaboratively with team members and community mental health professional
Must be able to travel throughout tristate metropolitan NYC area
Able to lift and carry a 10-12 pound briefcase to and from performance sites
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 514595
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