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Boston University and the Transitions RTC offering Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Career Development among Transition Age Youth and Young Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions

November 06, 2015

A two-year postdoctoral research fellowship program in psychiatric rehabilitation and vocational recovery from serious mental illnesses will begin April 1st, 2016 at the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation at Boston University. One of these fellowships will be focused on career development and employment success among transition-age youth and young adults (ages 14-30) with serious mental health conditions.  The latter practicum will be conducted in collaboration with Dr. Maryann Davis and the Transitions RTC, UMass Medical School (http://www.umassmed.edu/TransitionsRTC/).  Didactic seminars provided by the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation at Boston University, extensive research practicum and annual stipend of $40,000 are included in the fellowship. 

Applications are due December 1st, 2015. Contact: Dr. Zlatka Russinova at (617) 353-3549 or zlatka@bu.edu. Orientation phone discussions are recommended before submitting applications.  More detail about the fellowship program is available at http://cpr.bu.edu/research/postdoctoral-research.

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