This is a faculty position within the Division of Pediatric Psychology and largely supports the Doernbecher Gender Clinic of the OHSU Transgender Health Program serving transgender and gender diverse youth. The position will also involve work with infants and children with differences in sexual development and their families as part of the Doernbecher Sex Development Program. The position is under the administration of the Director of the Institute on Development and Disability (IDD) and Department of Pediatrics. The duties of this position are in support of the missions, goals, and objectives of the OHSU and the IDD, inclusive of teaching, research, and service.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm