Cognitive Performance Coach, Senior

Key Role:

Apply subject matter expertise in the areas of psychology, performance psychology, counseling, and kinesiology to conduct research across functional areas, including cognitive enhancement and accelerated learning, instructor development and training, tactical training, holistic human performance training, curriculum development technology, software development and research, and program evaluation and assessment. Analyze and identify needs and provide viable interventions, including training and performance support. Analyze the development of research procedures. Use simulation technology and biofeedback to promote excellence and efficiency for physical, technical, and tactical training during the challenges of combat operations and pressure situations. Gather data, compile information into documents regarding sport psychology, and leverage mental expertise and cognitive enhancement training techniques. Apply expertise in the subject matter, including industry best practices of operational and functional physical fitness from military and professional sports for the development of training and other technology-based learning solutions.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with psychology, counseling, or kinesiology research supporting the DoD

-Ability to work independently or in a team and meet deadlines

-Secret clearance

-MA or MS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-PhD degree

-Army Performance Expert Certification

-Association for Applied Sports Psychology Consultant Certification

-Graduate of Army’s Master Resilience Training Course


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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