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Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care (UBHC) and the Department of Psychiatry at Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School are building clinical research programs in 5 specialty areas: 1) addiction and dual diagnosis; 2) child and adolescent psychiatry; 3) geriatric psychiatry; 4) mood and anxiety disorders; and 5) integrated primary health and behavioral health care. We are looking to hire established and productive researchers with active and grant-funded research programs in these areas. The successful candidate will develop new initiatives that integrate research, teaching, training, and specialized clinical services. Successful candidates will benefit from a wide array of resources including: a productive team of experimental psychopathology researchers (e.g.,; the wide range of clinical services at UBHC, including inpatient, partial hospital, outpatient, residential, therapeutic school and school-based programs that serve over 14,000 individuals annually; medical, internship, and post-doctoral training programs at UBHC and in the Department of Psychiatry; graduate programs in Psychology, Neuroscience, Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Social Work, Public Health, Genetics, and other departments and schools with students and faculty that offer opportunities for collaboration; the Rutgers Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS;; the Rutgers-Princeton Center for Computational Cognitive Neuropsychiatry (; the Rutgers Brain Health Institute (; the Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies (; active collaborations with the New Jersey Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services and the New Jersey Division of Child and Family Services; and competitive support and start-up packages. Interested applicants should send a CV and letter of interest to Steven Silverstein, Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry, Director of Research, Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care, 671 Hoes Lane West, Piscataway, NJ 08854; or to Applicants from minority and under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.