Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety

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Employment Opportunities


The Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine seeks candidates for a postdoctoral position.  The successful applicant will have experience in the field of psychology with particular expertise in multivariate and multilevel statistical analysis of treatment outcome data.  Responsibilities include helping with computational and subsequent interpretation of research data examining the implementation and dissemination of empirically supported treatments, coordination of data collection and management, and contributing to scholarly publications and grant applications. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, research, and show a particular proficiency with technical/information technology skills.

Successful candidates will join a team of anxiety-focused researchers/clinicians at the Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety, and will be supervised by Edna Foa, Ph.D.  Strong quantitative skills and prior experience in treatment outcome research required. Understanding of evidence-based psychological assessments/treatments (e.g., CBT), and training in assessment and treatment of anxiety disorders preferred. Information about the CTSA available at

Please submit curriculum vitae, a cover letter, and 3 reference letters to: Elna Yadin, Ph.D., Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety; 3535 Market Street, 6th floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104,  The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.