About CHDI

Job Opportunities

CHDI is looking to expand our team. We are seeking candidates with the dedication and demonstrated ability to contribute to effective policies, systems, and practices that improve children's behavioral health and well-being. 


  • Postdoctoral FellowshipThe Child Health and Development Institute (CHDI), is accepting applications for a one-year Postdoctoral Fellowship in children’s behavioral health. The Fellow will work on one or more initiatives focused on improving children’s behavioral health in Connecticut, with an emphasis on working at the systems, policy, and practice levels. Potential areas of focus include the areas of dissemination and sustainment of evidence-based treatments (EBTs), quality improvement of children’s behavioral health services, policy and system innovation, developing trauma-informed systems and programs, and/or school-based behavioral health. There is an optional opportunity for the Fellow to spend one day per week working with faculty at the UCONN Health Center on research studies on evidence-based interventions for youth in schools.
CHDI is committed to providing equal access to our employment environment and ensures that  all employment-related decisions are in accord with the principles of equal opportunity.
CHDI’s core values of anti-racism, respect, accountability, collaboration, and equitable action have been intentionally and collaboratively designed to reflect the culture we strive to embody and the ways that we approach our work.  Learn more about CHDI's commitment to anti-racism and equity.