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The Department of Family and Social Medicine - Behavioral Science Unit  seeks Sr Psychosocial Faculty II to join their team.  The successful candidate will develop and coordinate implementation of behavioral science pediatric curriculum for Residency Program in Pediatrics and assist in the development and implementation of the behavioral science/psychosocial components of the Family Medicine residency, as well as the Advanced Primary Care Psychology Fellowship and Primary Care Family Psychology Externship programs.


Responsibilities include:

  • Teaching, supervision of 15 family medicine residents, 12 pediatric residents, and some teaching and/or supervision of 2 psychology fellows, and 2 psychology externs
  • Design of curriculum goals and formulation of relevant learning goals, teaching strategies and contents
  • Provide feedback and evaluation of curriculum, and integration of educational and clinical activities.


This faculty member will promote the quality social justice focused medical education of family medicine and pediatric residents and faculty by integrating a socio-culturally responsive, psychosocial and behavioral health perspective in their clinical and educational activities.


Education/Skills required

  • PhD or PsyD in Psychology or Social Work coupled with NYS License or NYS License eligible
  • Clinical and teaching experiences in primary care medicine required
  • Demonstrated expertise in teaching psychosocial pediatrics and family medicine and be familiar with strategies to integrate this component to medical training. 
  • Expertise on the clinical management of emotional, family and mental health problems, particularly as they are presented in primary care practices
    • Child, adolescent and adult developmental issues; Approaches to health promotion and behavioral health change; Sociocultural humility and responsive care/ sociocultural competence and social justice; Educational methods in medicine and psychology training; Professional issues faced by physicians; Mind-body techniques ; Cognitive-behavioral approaches; Family systems theory; Familiarity with medical practices and  models of behavioral health /primary  care integration as they pertain to care of children, adolescents, and adults across the life span.


Department: Family Medicine Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: MOSES  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 9 AM-5:30 PM Req ID: 132374 


Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



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