EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

NOTE: Medical employment opportunities within psychiatry/child and adolescent psychiatry can be posted on this "Employment Opportunities" page.  Heads of child and adolescent psychiatry can be posted on the listserv and on the "Employment Opportunities" webpage. If you would like to post/announce a position, please send the job title, institution, city, state, job description, and contact information to info@aadcap.orgPositions will be posted for one (1) year unless otherwise notified.

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Chair of Psychiatry
 
Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
 
Heads of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry:

Open Positions--Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry:

DESCRIPTIONS:
 
Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

UIC Department of Psychiatry is seeking a licensed Child and Adolescent psychiatrist for a clinician-educator position in the Pediatric Mood Disorders Clinic. Academic rank commensurate with experience. The candidate should have some clinical training or significant clinical experience with children and adolescents with mood disorders. This is a clinician educator position with outpatient duties and will include supervision of residents and child and adolescent psychiatry fellows. The successful candidate will join a productive, collegial multi-disciplinary team of clinical faculty, including a psychologist and an advanced practice psychiatric nurse. The candidate must be a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy and have completed both an ACGME (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education) or AOA (American Osteopathic Association) accredited residency in psychiatry and an accredited fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry. The candidate must possess or be eligible for an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Illinois and an unrestricted Drug Enforcement Administration license, and must be Board-certified or Board-eligible in psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. This position requires some overnight (phone) and weekend on-call duties. Experience and interest in teaching and supervising medical students, residents and child psychiatry fellows is also necessary. We are one of the largest Psychiatry departments in the Midwest, with a large General Psychiatry Residency Training Program and several fellowships, including Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Addictions, Neuropsychiatry and the Women’s Mental Health fellowships. Our Department is nationally known for research in anxiety and mood disorders, autism, molecular mechanisms in addictions, mental health services research, women’s mental health and many more.

Applicants must apply online at http://jobs.uic.edu and reference Job ID #99085 and submit a CV, cover letter and three letters of recommendation by September 14, 2018. The application review process will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The start date is flexible.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. (posted 7/18/2018)

Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL 
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking a licensed Child and Adolescent psychiatrist for a clinician-educator position. Academic rank commensurate with experience. This is a clinician educator position with outpatient and inpatient duties and will include supervision of residents and child and adolescent psychiatry fellows. The candidate must be a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy and have completed both an ACGME (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education) or AOA (American Osteopathic Association) accredited residency in psychiatry and an accredited fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry. The candidate must possess or be eligible for an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Illinois and an unrestricted Drug Enforcement Administration license, and must be Board-certified or Board-eligible in psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. This position requires some overnight (phone) and weekend on-call duties. Experience and interest in teaching and supervising medical students, residents and child psychiatry fellows is also necessary. We are one of the largest Psychiatry departments in the Midwest, with a large General Psychiatry Residency Training Program and several fellowships, including Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Addictions, Neuropsychiatry and the Women’s Mental Health fellowships. Our Department is nationally known for research in anxiety and mood disorders, autism, molecular mechanisms in addictions, mental health services research, women’s mental health and many more.

Applicants must apply online at http://jobs.uic.edu and reference Job ID #99086 and submit a CV, cover letter and three letters of recommendation by September 14, 2018. The application review process will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The start date is flexible.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. (posted 7/17/2018)

Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Texas Tech Univeristy Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, TX
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) is seeking a distinguished, experienced physician for the position of Chair of the Department of Psychiatry for the Lubbock campus. We are looking for an individual with proven leadership skills who enjoys direct patient care, teaching medical student and residents and inspires and energizes faculty and staff.

TTUHSC has a vibrant medical community and we take particular pride in our diverse and talented staff, compassionate clinicians, inter-disciplinary teams of talented providers, and dedicated teachers. TTUHSC has established itself as a leader in education and patient care and is building a top-ranked research environment with significant studies under way in areas of aging, cancer, reproduction, genetic diseases, rural health, and telemedicine. This position offers an exceptional opportunity to develop partnerships and will require strong communication skills, in order to maintain relationships with leaders of the Health Sciences Center, and our affiliated teaching hospitals, Covenant Medical Center and University Medical Center

The Chair of Psychiatry reports to the Dean of the School of Medicine of TTUHSC. The Chair will be responsible for the full scope of the academic and clinical activities of the department. The Department of Psychiatry provides a wide range of multidisciplinary patient care services. We are a physician led integrated system and the new Chair will help to define the Department’s goals, lead others and do incredible work. The new Chair will be part of a Department that truly improves the lives of individuals and communities. At TTUHSC we take the opportunity to do something remarkable every single day. The Chair will work with seven physicians, 16 residents, four advanced practice providers as well as psychologists and counselors who divide their time between direct patient care and teaching.

The Search Committee will begin reviewing candidates immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For priority consideration, please apply by September 1st, 2018. Applications should include a detailed curriculum vitae and a letter of interest that highlight the applicant’s personal vision and relevant leadership experience. To ensure full consideration, inquiries, nominations and applications should be submitted electronically in confidence, to:

Sarah.Harris@ttuhsc.edu
Sarah Harris, FASPR, Director of Faculty Recruitment and Enrollment at TTUHSC

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TTUHSC Department of Psychiatry: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/medicine/psychiatry/

Applicants will be required to apply at the following link (14126BR):
https://jobs.ttuhsc.edu/department-chairperson/job/8540528

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. (posted 7/5/2018)


Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Vice Chair for Clinical Services (Assistant or Associate Professor)
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago are seeking a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join a multidisciplinary Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in a nationally-ranked, freestanding children’s hospital located on the medical school campus. As Vice Chair for Clinical Services, this individual will have the following responsibilities:

Major responsibility for administering current clinical programs and in developing new programs Under the direction of the Department Head of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Lurie Children's
(a) set clinical strategy including program development in collaboration with other leaders in that department;
(b) evaluate and monitor current clinical programming to ensure excellence;
(c) develop recommendations and provide leadership for new clinical programs;
(d) oversight of the clinical performance of clinical service providers including performance evaluations, clinical and academic metrics across all clinical services in the department;
(e) maintain oversight of faculty recruitment;
(f) oversight of Quality and Outcomes measurement, patient safety and staff safety;
(g) in collaboration with other members of department leadership, develop mechanisms for evaluation and reporting clinical productivity and effectiveness;
(h) provide coverage in the Chief’s absence;
(i) develop the annual call schedule;
(j) hold regular meetings with medical directors and medical staff and department faculty;
(k) participate in direct patient care;
(l) supervise pediatric residents, NUFSM medical students, and other doctoral trainees;
(m) be involved in clinical research and program evaluation research in conjunction with other departmental clinical activities.
Clinical experience with children and adolescents is required. A MD Board Certified in Child and Adolescent and General Psychiatry, with at least one year of supervised experience with children and adolescents.

Rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Full-time position. Start date immediate after licensure in Illinois. Applications will be evaluated as received. Position is open until filled.

Please note: this position involves employment at Lurie Children’s Hospital and a faculty appointment at NU. The initial application is done online with Northwestern University but will also be reviewed by staff at Lurie Children’s Hospital.

Applications accepted here: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/MTI3

Northwestern University and Lurie Children’s are Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employers of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and licensure in Illinois. (posted 6/29/2018)

Clinical Assistant/Associate or Full Professor of Psychiatry
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Required Qualifications:
MD with Board Eligibility or Board Certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. New York State license eligible. Able to provide cross-coverage as necessary. Full time availability. Research experience/publications/funding in mood disorders. At least 3 years of Post Residency experience in Child and Adolescent psychiatry including Child Psychiatric administrative experience. Track record of research /teaching experience in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Preferred Qualifications:
MD and PhD. Track record of NIH funded research, excellent clinical skills.

Responsibilities & Requirements:
Mood disorder researcher needed to bring research endeavors and serve as Director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Responsibilities are to include performing research, directing research and overseeing direct patient care, administration of a 10-bed child and adolescent teaching unit, outpatient clinic, school based evaluation programs and supervision of medical students and residents. Facilitation/participation in research involving psychiatric inpatient and outpatient treatment.

To qualify for a senior faculty appointment, the candidate must meet the criteria established by the School of Medicine (School of Medicine's Criteria for Appointment, Promotion and Tenure).
Special Notes:
This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov. Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree.
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.
Application Procedure:
Those interested in this position should fill out an online Applicant Information Survey, submit a State Employment Application, cover letter and resume/CV to the departmental address or fax below.
Ramin Parsey, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair
Department of Psychiatry
Stony Brook University
HSC Level 10, Room 020
Stony Brook, NY 11974-8101
Fax: 631-444-1560

Faculty Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Northwestern University/Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago seeks a full-time non-tenure-eligible Clinician-Educator at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor. Responsibilities include primarily outpatient clinical and teaching duties, as well as shared coverage of other clinical services. Research pilot funding available.

Qualified candidates will have experience and excellence in teaching and an interest in an academic environment. Crisis evaluation and treatment experience (ideally pediatric hospital-based) and ABPN certification (or eligibility) in child and adolescent psychiatry required. Fluency in Spanish would be a plus. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and licensure in Illinois. Licensure in Illinois and Lurie Children’s medical staff membership are required before starting work.

The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled.

Send CV with a letter describing clinical and academic interests and three professional references to: John Walkup, MD, Head, Department of Psychiatry, Lurie Children’s Hospital, 225 E Chicago Ave, Box 10, Chicago, IL 60611-2605. Email: Jwalkup@luriechildrens.org

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. (posted 4/28/2018)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA
Description: The University of California, Irvine, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior is recruiting a child and adolescent psychiatrist for a faculty position in the clinical series at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.

Requirements: Successful candidates must have an M.D. degree, board certification in general psychiatry and be eligible for board certification in child and adolescent psychiatry (board certification preferred). Applicants should have excellent clinical skills, medical knowledge, interest in teaching, and scholarly aspirations. Experience in child and adolescent psychiatric inpatient setting and/or training program preferred. Availability for paid holiday and weekend coverage is required. Furthermore, applicants must be eligible for a California Medical License and membership on the Medical Staff at the University of California, Irvine. Salaries are based on University of California salary scales, which are dependent on academic rank, and commensurate with experience. A negotiated salary component may be added to the base salary.

TO APPLY: Please log onto UC Irvine’s RECRUIT located at:
https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04147

Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. 3-4 References
4. Statement of Teaching (Optional)

"The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy." (posted 4/16/2018)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists/Faculty
University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley
Harlingen, TX
Rank: Assistant, Associate, or Professor Location: Rio Grande Valley, Texas
Tenure Status: Tenure Track or Non-Tenure Track/ Clinical
Scope of Job: The University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley is seeking child/ adolescent psychiatrists to join our growing faculty for the undergraduate and graduate medical education program, including residencies in General and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry located in Harlingen, TX.
     Responsibilities include direct patient care, program development, resident supervision, medical student teaching, and scholarly activities. Faculty will participate in creating and implementing the educational and clinical training sites of the developing Medical School.
     The University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine has started a residency program in psychiatry and plans to start a child/ adolescent psychiatry fellowship soon. The department also is creating and implementing a APA accredited psychology internship program. These programs are conceptualized as being natural extensions of the medical school experience with the goals of providing both general and specialized didactic and clinical experiences to produce well rounded, skilled psychiatrists and child/ adolescent psychiatrists who can work with a range of problems and types of populations in diverse settings. The mission of these programs is to graduate skilled, compassionate, versatile physicians who are knowledgeable about systems of care, diverse ethnic and cultural populations, and collaborative care in addition to being knowledgeable and competent in the general clinical practice of psychiatry and child/ adolescent psychiatry. The residency training programs will emphasize outpatient longitudinal experiences, psychotherapy, integrated experiences with primary care, multidisciplinary teaching, multiple community sites and a cohesive, integrated approach to learning, understanding and utilizing the science of medicine for effective psychiatric practice. Experiential activities will be supported by an interconnected didactic and clinical curriculum that emphasizes self initiated learning, problem solving skills, and appropriate use of technology. Faculty will be actively involved in teaching residents in a variety of forums with the expectation that faculty and trainees will work closely together. Faculty and residents will also work with medical students and trainees from other specialties. The medical school is in its second year.
     Faculty joining these residency programs will have the opportunity to develop and start educational, clinical and research programs within a system that prioritizes working within the community, incorporating prevention and early intervention into care, and collaboration within and outside of medicine. While the primary focus of these positions will be the development of clinical and educational programs, teaching and supervising trainees and the provision of direct clinical care, applicants with current or prior research experience and interest are also encouraged to apply. Protected time for scholarly activities and/or start-up research support can be provided based on interest, prior experience and future career goals.
     Academic rank, competitive compensation, and appointment will be commensurate with qualifications. The university has strong, modern educational, research and clinical facilities in an attractive, culturally rich region situated in the lower Rio Grande Valley, with a pleasant climate, affordable housing opportunities, family friendly environment, excellent public school districts and abundant recreational activities.
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree (MD or DO)
Discipline Specific Required Qualifications: Successful completion of an ACGME accredited psychiatry residency and child/ adolescent psychiatry fellowship
Preferred Qualifications: Experience teaching residents, medical students and allied health professionals in clinical and classroom settings. Experience in clinical and educational program development. Experience working in undergraduate and graduate medical education programs. Current ABPN Certification in Psychiatry and Child/ Adolescent Psychiatry
License or Certification Required? Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a Texas medical license. Must also possess or be able to obtain appropriate medical staff appointments. Must have obtained or be in the process of obtaining certification from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry and Child/ Adolescent Psychiatry Salary: Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience
Desired Start Date: As arranged
Job information also available at UTRGV Careers: https://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/13177

Contact Information:
Arden D Dingle, MD
Professor, Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Neurology
UTRGV School of Medicine
2102 Treasure Hills Blvd
Harlingen TX 78550
956.296.1443

EEO Statement: UTRGV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. UTRGV takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Diversity Statement: UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.

Open Rank Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Joseph Flaherty Chair in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)
Chicago, IL
Department of Psychiatry The Department of Psychiatry Child and Adolescent Division is seeking an established clinician scientist. Faculty will be expected to transfer, sustain and grow an active competitively-funded research program in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and be board certified or clinically licensed in their respective discipline. The successful candidate will have an MD and/or PhD in a relevant area of psychiatry, psychology, or biomedical sciences, and be an established investigator with a track record of active funding. The department has a very strong basic and clinical research program in brain disorders and clinical translational research, with particular strength and focus in neuroscience of addiction, lifespan mood and anxiety disorders, and post-traumatic stress disorder as sources of collaboration and synergy. Resources include a P50 NIH funded Center focused on the epigenetics of alcohol abuse, a federally-funded health services center and several interlocking investigator initiated grants (R01) in neuroimaging, cognitive neuroscience and clinical trials. The Child and Adolescent Division has active research in mood disorders, post-traumatic and anxiety disorders, autism spectrum disorders, and school and community prevention. Clinical programs include embedded care in the pediatric clinic, multiple subspecialty clinics, and two established community based systems of care model programs, one providing consultation to primary care physicians state-wide and the other providing comprehensive mental health care support for children and adolescents in collaboration with Department of Children and Family Services.

Research expectations: The candidate will pursue clinical and/or translational research broadly within child and adolescent psychiatry and mental health.

The clinician scientist will have an MD, MD/PhD, or PhD, and be eligible or Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry/Psychology, and eligible or licensed in Illinois. He/she will hold the endowed Joseph Flaherty Professorship in the department of psychiatry and play a major role in further developing translational research in the child and adolescent psychiatry division. There will be an attractive start-up package for the optimal candidate. The hire will be expected to include some teaching and/or clinical care, ideally including clinical care within their research program area of expertise. Inquiries and requests for more information may be directed to edcook@uic.edu. For full consideration, applicants must apply online at http://jobs.uic.edu and reference Job ID and submit a CV and cover letter.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
(posted 9/9/2017)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Inpatient Unit Medical Director
Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) & University of California at Irvine
Irvine, CA
The Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC), in conjunction with the University of California at Irvine (UCI), is seeking a full-time child and adolescent psychiatrist to serve as Medical Director of the Inpatient Unit. The Medical Director will provide clinical and programmatic leadership to a new state-of-the-art 18-bed inpatient mental health unit for children and adolescents, adjacent to the Hospital, and provide clinical coverage for one of two inpatient teams. This position will also include supervision of child and adolescent psychiatry fellows as well as some outpatient /consultation-liaison service.

Salary and Benefits: Competitive salary and health benefits, malpractice insurance, a 401k plan, and relocation assistance.

Job Requirements: Candidates must be board-certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, have experience in inpatient child/adolescent psychiatry, and must possess or be eligible for a permanent California medical license.

CHOC is a magnet hospital, has won numerous safety and quality awards, and is nationally ranked in US News and World Reports among Best Children’s Hospitals in 7 specialties. The facility has dedicated physicians and pediatric medical professionals who are committed to excellent patient care. It is located in a vibrant community in Southern California with a wide range of leisure activities. CHOC is a close affiliate of UCI; eligible candidates will have an academic appointment and clinical privileges in the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at UCI, and a range of research opportunities are available both at CHOC and UCI.
 
Application Instructions: Interested candidates can send applications (a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of clinical experience, and future plans, and names of three references) to Ms. Lora Leiga, Human Resources for the CHOC Physician’s Group, at: lleiga@choc.org. Download Description (click here)

Note: Paramjit Joshi, MD, is the Program Director for the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at UCI (UCI trainees will have rotations at CHOC). Dr. Joshi also has a medical staff appointment at CHOC. Uma Rao, MD, is the Director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at UCI, and Director of Education and Research in Psychiatry at CHOC. (posted 8/28/2017)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley
Harlingen, TX

The University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley is seeking child/ adolescent psychiatrists to join our growing faculty for the undergraduate and graduate medical education program, including residencies in General and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry located in Harlingen, TX.

Responsibilities include direct patient care, program development, resident supervision, medical student teaching, and scholarly activities. Faculty will participate in creating and implementing the educational and clinical training sites of the developing Medical School.

The University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine is starting residency programs in psychiatry and child/ adolescent psychiatry in parallel with the development of an independent four-year medical school. These programs are conceptualized as being natural extensions of the medical school experience with the goals of providing both general and specialized didactic and clinical experiences to produce well rounded, skilled psychiatrists and child/ adolescent psychiatrists who can work with a range of problems and types of populations in diverse settings. The mission of these programs is to graduate skilled, compassionate, versatile physicians who are knowledgeable about systems of care, diverse ethnic and cultural populations, and collaborative care in addition to being knowledgeable and competent in the general clinical practice of psychiatry and child/ adolescent psychiatry. The residency training programs will emphasize outpatient longitudinal experiences, psychotherapy, integrated experiences with primary care, multidisciplinary teaching, multiple community sites and a cohesive, integrated approach to learning, understanding and utilizing the science of medicine for effective psychiatric practice. Experiential activities will be supported by an interconnected didactic and clinical curriculum that emphasizes self initiated learning, problem solving skills, and appropriate use of technology. Faculty will be actively involved in teaching residents in a variety of forums with the expectation that faculty and trainees will work closely together. Faculty and residents will also work with medical students and trainees from other specialties.

Faculty joining these residency programs will have the opportunity to develop and start educational, clinical and research programs within a system that prioritizes working within the community, incorporating prevention and early intervention into care, and collaboration within and outside of medicine. While the primary focus of these positions will be the development of clinical and educational programs, teaching and supervising trainees and the provision of direct clinical care, applicants with current or prior research experience and interest are also encouraged to apply. Protected time for scholarly activities and/or start-up research support can be provided based on interest, prior experience and future career goals.

Academic rank, competitive compensation, and appointment will be commensurate with qualifications. The university has strong, modern educational, research and clinical facilities in an attractive, culturally rich region situated in the lower Rio Grande Valley, with a pleasant climate, affordable housing opportunities, family friendly environment, excellent public school districts and abundant recreational activities.

Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree (MD or DO)
Discipline Specific Required Qualifications: Successful completion of an ACGME accredited psychiatry residency and child/ adolescent psychiatry fellowship
Preferred Qualifications: Experience teaching residents, medical students and allied health professionals in clinical and classroom settings. Experience in clinical and educational program development. Experience
working in undergraduate and graduate medical education programs. Current ABPN Certification in Psychiatry and Child/ Adolescent Psychiatry
License or Certification Required? Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a Texas medical license. Must also possess or be able to obtain appropriate medical staff appointments. Must have obtained or be in the process of obtaining certification from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry and Child/ Adolescent Psychiatry
Salary: Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience
Desired Start Date: 7/1/2017

Job information also available at UTRGV Careers https://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/13177

Contact Information: Arden D Dingle, MD Professor, Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, UTRGV School of Medicine, 2102 Treasure Hills Blvd, Harlingen TX 78550, (956) 296-1443, arden.dingle@utrgv.edu
(Posted 4/10/2017)

Adult/Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
University of Vermont Health Network
Clinton County/Plattsburgh Region of New York State
In a major expansion of psychiatric services, the Robert E. Larner, MD College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and the University of Vermont Health Network are seeking 7 new full-time Adult/Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist faculty members at the Assistant or Associate Professor level on the clinical scholar pathway. These 7 physicians will join our team of professionals to provide inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and consultative child and adult psychiatry services. These services will be provided at the University of Vermont Health Network-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (UVMHNCVPH) and affiliates in the Clinton County/Plattsburgh Region of New York State. UVMHN-CVPH offers excellent sub-specialty coverage with ED visits above 50,000. These positions will be part of a new Adirondack Division in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Vermont. UVM Psychiatry is known internationally as a center of excellence for innovative family-based empirical assessment and treatment.

Selected candidates will be responsible for direct patient care along with, potentially, supervision and teaching of child psychiatry fellows, residents, and medical students. An appreciation of the importance of and satisfaction from working as part of an innovative service model and an ability to work collaboratively are essential. An interest in clinical research, teaching, and/or public health is a plus. Knowledge of evidence-based medical practice is essential.

Applicants must have a medical degree and be board certified/eligible in psychiatry. Subspecialty training in child/adolescent psychiatry along with experience in inpatient, outpatient, and academic settings would be preferred.

Plattsburgh and Clinton County offer a family-oriented community on Lake Champlain, near the Adirondacks, Olympic-Lake Placid region, and Montreal. Plattsburgh is 1 hour from the main UVM campus in Burlington, VT.

Interested applicants should apply online at www.uvmjobs.com.

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Women, veterans, and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

If you should have questions about the position, please contact: Robert Althoff, MD, PhD 
Email: robert.althoff@uvm.edu

(Posted 1/26/2017)

Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Brown University
Providence, RI 
The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Brown is nationally recognized as one of the top programs in the country in terms of breadth and depth of clinical, training and research activities. One hundred twenty faculty have full time positions in the various academic tracks, 109 of these being full time at one of the Brown-affiliated hospitals (see Table 1 of department report). These faculty are based either at the Bradley Hospital or the Rhode Island Hospital/Bradley Children’s Hospital campuses. In addition, 11 voluntary clinical faculty based in the community contribute supervisory/teaching time to the various training programs. Gregory K. Fritz, MD, has been the academic director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry since 1992. Thirteen senior faculty with responsibility for training, research and clinical programs form the Academic Executive Committee in the Division and provide overall academic leadership. For more information, please review the department report. Applications and inquiries should be directed to Greg Fritz, MD.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist (training)
Department of Psychiatry
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

The University of Minnesota Department of Psychiatry is seeking a Child and Adolescent psychiatrist highly committed to the exceptional training of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellows. This position offers competitive compensation and the opportunity to lead a thriving, well-established ACGME-accredited Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship program with 8 fellows. In addition, the training director will participate in education collaborations with the training programs for pediatric trainees, psychiatry residents, psychology fellows, and medical students. Candidates must be Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Prior experience in teaching Child and Adolescent psychiatry fellows is required, and prior experience in residency and/or fellowship program administration and program development is preferred. The ideal candidate will have a track record of scholarly activity. The University of Minnesota Department of Psychiatry offers a rich academic environment which values diversity.

The Fellowship Director is provided with dedicated time for program development, administration, and education. Other responsibilities will depend on the professional goals of the applicant and could include clinical effort and/or scholarly activities.

The mission of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is to nurture and support resilience in all families through advocacy, care and the discovery and dissemination of new knowledge. We share an ethic of compassion, integrity, the pursuit of excellence and the love of learning. We are seeking a candidate who shares these goals, and whose passion will motivate and instruct learners to achieve the highest quality clinical care, and to strive for academic achievement.

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, the arts, and nonprofit and public service organizations. The University is a premier employer for Minnesotans and attracts leading faculty and staff from around the world. As one of the state's largest employers, with over 18,000 faculty and staff system-wide, the University offers an unparalleled employment experience.

Please contact us if you are interested in this incredible opportunity. Kathryn R. Cullen, MD, Division Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, F268 West Building,
2450 Riverside Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55454, (612) 273-9762.
(posted 11/26/2016)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – Long Island Campus
Child Study Center at NYU Langone Medical Center
Lake Success, NY

The Child Study Center is looking for an energetic, self-motivated and driven board certified/board eligible child and adolescent psychiatrist for our Long Island Campus. This is a full‐time position with the majority of time at the Long Island campus with one to two days a week at our Manhattan office. This position is predominantly a clinical one and includes teaching and other academic opportunities.

Please email your current resume or CV to Lilibeth Garcia at Lilibeth.Garcia@nyumc.org and specify “Child Psychiatrist - Long Island Campus” in the subject line. (posted 10/2/2016)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – Telepsychiatry
Child Study Center at NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

The Child Study Center is looking for an energetic, self-motivated and driven board certified/board eligible child and adolescent psychiatrist for our Telepsychiatry Service. This is a full‐time position with the majority of time at our Manhattan office. This position is predominantly a clinical one and includes teaching and other academic opportunities.

Please email your current resume or CV to Lilibeth Garcia at Lilibeth.Garcia@nyumc.org and specify “Child Psychiatrist - Telepsychiatry” in the subject line. (posted 10/2/2016)

Psychiatrist (Grade: Faculty)
The Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center (MSAHC)
New York, NY
MSAHC is seeking a child psychiatrist to provide outpatient care as part of a multidisciplinary clinical team. MSAHC provides comprehensive medical, reproductive health, behavioral health and health education services to more than 10,000 New York City teenagers annually. As the first primary care program in New York specifically created for the health needs of teens, it is a model of excellence in adolescent health care nationally and internationally. The child psychiatrist who joins our team will have a faculty appointment at the Icahn School of Medicine in the Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics. Responsibilities: 
  • Provide psychiatric services to MSAHC patients, including assessment, evaluation and psychopharmacological services. 
  • Provide psychiatric consultation and clinical consultation to MSAHC mental health practitioners. 
  • Develop and implement mental health care protocols consistent with established practice standards and evidence-informed best practices. 
  • Monitor the quality of mental health care services and participate in ongoing improvements. 
  • Participate in the supervision, education and evaluation of mental health staff and trainees. 
  • Work collaboratively with our research unit to evaluate and disseminate practice-based outcomes. 
  • Work collaboratively with our Research Director and the Chief Medical Officer in the provision of academic activities. 
Qualifications: Board Certified or Board Eligible in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry preferred.
Full time and Part time positions are available. Please direct inquiries to Dr. Caroline J. Barangan, Deputy Medical Director, at caroline.barangan@mountsinai.org. 

Director, Child & Adolescent Consult Service 
Drexel University College of Medicine
Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Philadelphia, PA
The Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry is seeking a board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist at the assistant/associate professor level. This position as Director, Section of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children would entail leading the consultation liaison program in this 150 bed facility. St. Christopher’s is the primary teaching hospital for both Pediatrics and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at Drexel University College of Medicine. This service is a teaching and clinical program for trainees at all levels and across various specialties. Other direct teaching duties are required within the Fellowship, with medical student and Pediatric residents. Additional clinical duties may be required within ancillary outpatient programs at St. Christopher’s. Research/scholarship is encouraged.
This is a full time position, immediately available, with a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with level of training and experience. Drexel University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Interested individuals should send a cover letter detailing relevant experience and a recent CV to Paul Ambrosini, MD, Professor & Director, Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Drexel University College of Medicine, PO Box 45358, Philadelphia, Pa 19124. These materials may also be e-mailed to Ms. Dee Tassone, Dolores.Tassone@DrexelMed.edu. (posted 7/6/2016)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

University of Louisville Dept of Pediatrics/UL Autism Center (ULAC)
Louisville, KY
The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology of the University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics, in collaboration with the University of Louisville Autism Center (ULAC),and is seeking a Child Psychiatrist to fill an exciting full-time faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, on either a non-tenure or tenure track. Prospective candidates should be either board certified/board eligible in child and adolescent psychiatry or triple board certified/eligible in pediatrics, psychiatry, child and adolescent psychiatry, with the latter preferred. The position’s activities will be shared between the ULAC and the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, with the majority of time at ULAC. As the state’s only comprehensive autism center, the ULAC integrates state-of-the-art diagnostic programs in the School of Medicine's Departments of Pediatrics’ Weisskopf Center and child psychiatry services at the Bingham Clinic, individualized treatment through Systematic Treatment of Autism & Related Disorders (STAR), and world class training services provided by the College of Education and Human Development's Kentucky Autism Training Center. The physician will join a dynamic expanding interdisciplinary ULAC team of professionals to provide center-based and outreach integrated evaluations and treatment of children with developmental disorders, with an emphasis on autism spectrum disorders. 

The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology has a successful training program and its primary clinical site, the Bingham Clinic, has been delivering family-based services to the Louisville area since 1913. The Division has a rich tradition of contributions to child and adolescent psychiatry at the national level. The position includes the opportunity to be involved in other Division programs as time permits.

There are many exciting opportunities available for teaching students and trainees from multiple programs as well as participation in development, advocacy, and research. Clinical and research protocols have an emphasis on health systems research, personalized approaches to evaluation and treatment including precision medicine. A letter of interest and curriculum vitae should be sent to:

Gregory Barnes, M.D. /Ph.D., Associate Professor & Director, U of L Autism Center at Kosair Charities, 1405 East Burnett, Louisville, KY 40217, (502) 588-8522 (ULAC), gregory.barnes@louisville.edu

Allan M. Josephson, M.D., Professor and Chief, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Bingham Clinic, 200 E. Chestnut Street, Louisville, KY 40202, allan.josephson@louisville.edu
(posted 6/27/16)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/ Cancer Institute of New Jersey
New Brunswick, NJ
The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) has an opening for a full time CA Psychiatrist to work both with patients with cancer at Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), and with outpatients in one of our general child and adolescent clinics at University Behavioral Health Care (UBHC). The position is at the Assistant/Associate Professor level and includes protected teaching time. Responsibilities include direct patient care as well as teaching medical students and residents from multiple services and CAP Fellows. 

Teaching is an integral part of the service and time is protected for formal didactic teaching. Research is encouraged and the successful candidates will be expected to develop an area of scholarly focus. Fellowship training in child and adolescent psychiatry is required. 

The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is based at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in the Department of Psychiatry which offers a range of training programs, including a fellowship in CAP, as well as clinical services and multiple research opportunities. 

The Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) is a vibrant medical school located on the campus of Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey – mid way between New York City and Philadelphia.

This is a great opportunity for someone interested in psychosomatic medicine and an academic career. 
Please email your CV and cover letter to: Wun Jung Kim, MD, MPH, wunjung.kim@rutgers.edu. (posted 6/27/2016)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY
The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is seeking a board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist at the assistant professor level. This position would primarily involve clinical work on the inpatient child psychiatry unit at Kosair Children’s Hospital as well as outpatient work at the Bingham Clinic, the outpatient teaching Clinic for the Division. Teaching responsibilities would include the teaching of medical students, general residents and child and adolescent psychiatry residents. The Division has a successful training program and the Bingham Clinic has been delivering services to the Louisville area since 1913. Research/scholarship is encouraged. The faculty have a broad range of academic interests, including autism, epidemiology, family treatment, chronic pain and mental health in primary care. The Division has a rich tradition of contributions to child and adolescent psychiatry at the national level. The establishment of the Division within the Department of Pediatrics has led to a number of new initiatives, particularly telepsychiatry.

Interested individuals should send CV and cover letter to Allan Josephson, MD at allan.josephson@louisville.edu  (posted 6/23/2016)

Research Director, Dept. of Psychiatry
Tommy Fuss Center for Neuropsychiatric Disease Research & Program in Behavioral Science 
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
Boston Children’s Hospital Department of Psychiatry is seeking a Director for its newly created Tommy Fuss Center for Neuropsychiatric Disease Research (Tommy Fuss Center). The successful candidate will also assume leadership of all Psychiatry research in the dual role as Director of the Department’s Program in Behavioral Science (PBS). The current PBS research portfolio spans Developmental Neuroscience, Developmental Psychopathology, Health Psychology, and Community Psychology.

The Tommy Fuss Center is an exciting new opportunity that significantly enhances the PBS research portfolio by targeting the understanding of the developmental pathways leading to major neuropsychiatric disorders. The primary goals of the Center will be to develop strategies to identify young children at risk for anxiety, depressive, and psychotic disorders along with innovative approaches to therapy that could limit the progression of these disorders, thereby promoting more positive developmental outcomes. The Center will be highly interdisciplinary and translational and will provide for both innovative research by scientists at all levels and training of the next generation of talented researchers to carry these efforts forth into future.

With over 140 faculty members (42 psychiatrists and 104 psychologists), the Department of Psychiatry’s active and diverse programs in clinical services, education, and research encompass all aspects of the field of child and adolescent behavioral health. The Department is seeking leadership from a gifted mid- to senior level academic child psychiatrist or psychologist with an active research program that promotes the mission of the Tommy Fuss Center to advance understanding of developmental pathways leading to major neuropsychiatric disorders. The successful candidate will demonstrate scholarly excellence through research productivity and a record of successful competition for external funding, a strong record of mentoring, and excellent leadership skills. A strong collaborative nature will be required to sustain and build partnerships both within and outside the hospital setting. The proposed position will be at either the rank of Professor or Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School.

Letter of application detailing relevant experience and a recent curriculum vitae should be sent to the Deborah Waber, PhD, Search Committee Chair, care of Christina Nikitopoulos, Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children’s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115. These materials may also be emailed to christina.nikitopoulos@childrens.harvard.edu or deborah.waber@childrens.harvard.edu. Boston Children's Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. (posted 5/31/2016)

Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatrist
WestChester Child and Adolescent Psychological Services
Purchase, NY
Functionally, the psychiatrist in our practice operates as an integral part of the center – they would be referred patients for assessment, consultation, medication evaluation, and follow-up.  Financially, the psychiatrist operates independently – they are not an employee of the Center and set their own fees.
 
Westchester Child and Adolescent Psychological Services, PLLC (Westchester CAPS) is an interdisciplinary, outpatient, mental health center focused on the diagnosis and treatment of children, adolescents, and their families.  Our model is team-oriented and collaborative.  We provide child, adolescent, and adult individual therapy; couple and family therapy; neuropsychological testing; and tutoring.  We see patients with a range of disorders, including, but not limited to: mood and anxiety disorders, ODD, learning disorders, ADHD, substance abuse problems, Aspergers, and adjustment disorders.   Please visit our website – www.westchestercaps.com - for a more complete description of the center and our staff. 

The Center is located in newly constructed space in a class-A building in Purchase, NY near the intersection of Highway 287 and the Hutchinson River Parkway.  We also have an office in New York City.

This is a great opportunity for those interested in becoming involved in a fast-growing, interdisciplinary outpatient practice. There is also an option to take space on a full-time basis, if desired.

Email resume to: randgruen@westchestercaps.com.
(Posted 11/2/2015) 

BC/BE Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY
The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City is seeking BC/BE child and adolescent psychiatrists for full-time faculty positions providing mental health services to pediatric patients within inpatient and outpatient settings. Opportunities for teaching, clinical supervision of trainees, and research are abundant.

The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Mount Sinai is a robust academic program with a wide array of outstanding clinical services across multiple settings and specialty programs. The Division has a strong record in research contributions and in innovative training programs. For more information about Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Mount Sinai, please visit us online at www.mountsinai.org/childbehavioralhealth.

If you or anyone you know may be interested, please send a CV to:

Alex Kolevzon, MD
Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Mount Sinai Health System
alexander.kolevzon@mssm.edu
(212) 659-9134
(Posted 6/18/2016; revised 4/10/2017)


Attending Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Hasbro Pediatric Medical Psychiatric Integrated Care Inpatient Program
Providence, RI
As a rapidly growing center of integrated care for pediatric patients, the Hasbro Children’s Hospital, in conjunction with Bradley Hospital, is seeking a child and adolescent psychiatrist for a full-time attending position in the Pediatric Medical Psychiatric Integrated Care Inpatient Program. The program is an integrated care inpatient medical/psychiatric unit serving patients 6-18 years old with pediatric medical illnesses including but not limited to eating disorders, somatoform disorders, pain syndromes, and chronic illness non-adherence. The multidisciplinary team includes psychiatry, pediatrics, psychology, social work, milieu therapy, nursing, child life, and involvement of pediatric specialty services as needed.

The attending psychiatrist is responsible for oversight and coordination of medical and psychological treatment planning as well as psychiatric medication management for assigned patients. He/she collaborates with attending pediatric providers and pediatric therapists and integrates the clinical activities of the multidisciplinary team with respect to the treatment of his/her patients. The unit provides a vibrant clinical, academic and research environment as well as a training site for the Child and Adolescent fellowship, the Triple Board residency, the psychiatry residency, and the pediatric residency. The psychiatrist is responsible for the supervision of trainees providing services to his/her patients.

Qualifications include Board Certification/Board Eligibility in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, licensing or license-eligibility in Rhode Island, strong clinical skills, and the ability to work in an interdisciplinary team. This is a full time position with shared call responsibility. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with level of training and experience. The successful applicant will be eligible for an academic appointment at the appropriate level in the Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Bradley Hospital is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Please send a CV along with a letter of interest to Daniel Spencer, M.D., Medical Director, Hasbro Inpatient Med/Psych Unit, Hasbro Children’s Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903 and/or email: dspencer@lifespan.org.
(Posted 4/6/2015)


NIMH T32 Postdoctoral Fellowship for Translational Research in Child Psychiatric Disorders
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
New York, NY
NIMH funded postdoctoral training fellowships are available to child psychiatrists, psychiatrists, neuroscientists, and psychologists to conduct translational research in childhood psychiatric disorders, which includes basic science developments leading to treatments and examining the bridge between treatments developed in the lab setting to community settings. Trainees are expected to conduct research in areas that could range from studying animal models of neurodevelopmental conditions to conducting clinical trials and studying implementation and dissemination of evidence based treatments in the community. The training program is designed to impart the training and skills necessary for submitting a competitive career development (K) award. The emphasis on translational research necessitates interdisciplinary input into each trainee’s education and strong programmatic oversight to ensure that each trainee has the cognitive and technological tools required for success in their present and future research endeavors. The program welcomes applicants interested in focusing on understudied populations including racial/ethnic minorities or persons with disabilities. Trainees will be mentored in core domains of translational research in child psychiatry including: (1) the NIMH Research Domain Criteria, (2) translational neuroscience, (3) biostatistics, (4) research design, management, and ethics, (5) scientific writing, (6) oral presentation, and (7) grant preparation. The T32 Training program is led by a group of internationally recognized researchers with strong records in basic neuroscience, neuroimaging, psychopharmacology, epidemiology, and clinical trials research including psychological and psychopharmacological interventions and prevention research. Some faculty include: Cristiane Duarte, PhD, Madelyn Gould, PhD, Christoph Kellendonk, PhD, Rachel Marsh, PhD, Laura Mufson, PhD, Jonathan Posner, MD, Moira Rynn, MD and Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele, MD. Candidates can elect to work in any of the numerous basic neuroscience, epidemiology, or clinical treatment laboratories affiliated with the program.

Columbia University is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging women, minorities, economically disadvantaged, and persons with disabilities to apply.
The position requires applicants to be citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Individuals on a temporary visa are unfortunately not eligible. Both M.D.s and Ph.D.s are eligible to apply.
Interested applicants should submit a personal statement, description of your research interests, CV and 3 reference letters by February 1, 2014 to:
 
Susan Illman
1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 78, Child Psychiatry
Columbia University/NYSPI
New York, NY 10032
(Posted: 3/4/2015)

Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
IWK Health Centre and Dept. of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
 
The IWK Health Centre and the Department of Psychiatry at Dalhousie University are recruiting for a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to be Chief, IWK Health Centre Department of Psychiatry and Head, Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. The person in this position also serves as the Senior Physician for the IWK Mental Health and Addictions Program.

This is an outstanding leadership opportunity for a mid- to senior-level psychiatrist to work in a strong co-leadership model running a large, innovative, and well-resourced mental health and addictions program. The child and adolescent psychiatry faculty are an award-winning group who work together well and are known for their accomplishments in Global Child Psychiatry, Psychiatric Education, and national advocacy for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Several areas of on-going research provide a solid base for the division’s academic success.

Experience in administration is a requirement. Experience with, or knowledge of Lean Medicine, Six Sigma, the Choice and Partnership Approach (CAPA), and medical organizational theory would be advantageous. The job includes time for some teaching or research, as well as an infrastructure to support these academic endeavours.

The IWK is an academic tertiary care health centre for children, women and families in the Maritime Provinces. It has a large Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Addictions Program in which the IWK Department of Psychiatry conducts its clinical work. The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Dalhousie University is one of the largest academic groups in Canada. The Division provides teaching and research opportunities through its affiliation with the Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine.

Halifax is the largest city in Atlantic Canada, an area of the country known as “Canada’s Ocean Playground”. Halifax is a friendly, family-oriented city with a rich diversity of recreational, cultural, and educational opportunities.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, although Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Applicants should have extensive experience or specialty training in child and adolescent psychiatry. Dalhousie University is an employment/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, and women.

Applicants should send: 1) an electronic copy of their CV and 2) names and contact
information for three references, who may be contacted at a later date. Send materials to Dr. Joe Hyndman, VP of Medicine, Chair of Search Committee, IWK Health Centre:

JC.Hyndman@iwk.nshealth.ca
Dalhousie web site: www.medicine.dal.ca
IWK Health Centre web site: http://www.iwk.nshealth.ca
(Posted 7/2/2014)

Child Psychiatrist
Center for Autism & Developmental Disorders, Spring Harbor Hospital, Westbrook, ME
Exciting opportunity for an academically-inclined child psychiatrist to join a growing, nationally-recognized treatment and research program for children with autism and developmental disorders. Full-time position will report to Matthew Siegel, M.D., Director of the Developmental Disorders Program of Spring Harbor Hospital, and will serve as the attending child psychiatrist for a specialized day treatment program, tele-consult service and multi-disciplinary outpatient clinic in our new Center for Autism and Developmental Disorders, opening in October, 2014 in Portland, Maine.

Spring Harbor Hospital is a leader in the intensive treatment of youth with developmental disorders, offering a continuum of specialized services. Spring Harbor and Maine Medical Center Research Institute serve as the coordinating site for the Autism and Developmental Disorders Inpatient Research Collaborative, and the individual in this position will join our autism research team, with opportunity for study participation and publication.

Experience with the population or an interest in developing sub-specialty skills is required. Tufts School of Medicine faculty appointment at the Assistant/Associate Professor level and teaching of residents and fellows. Competitive salary and strong benefits package including 1 week of paid CME time and 3K CME annual allowance. Weekend day-time on call frequency is 1:9-10. M.D. and BE/BC in child psychiatry required. Southern Maine is an affordable and rewarding place to live with excellent cultural and educational opportunities.

Please send C.V. and letter of interest to: Girard Robinson, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Spring Harbor Hospital, 123 Andover Road, Westbrook, Maine, 04092, mailto:robinsong@memhp.org.

Further information on the Developmental Disorders Program can be seen at: http://www.springharbor.org/sphar_body.cfm?id=7453  (Posted 6/7/2014)

Faculty Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
The Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia


A truly unique academic position in a dynamic division of child psychiatry at a remarkable children's hospital

The Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters and Children's Specialty Group, a physician-owned, multispecialty private practice, is pleased to announce a very special and exciting opportunity for a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist who may be seeking an "outside the box" position as a clinician educator integrated into a wonderfully woven collaboration between a group practice, a children's hospital and the department of pediatrics of a medical school. This is a new position in a very supportive work environment of warm collegiality and a true commitment to children in need.

The Practice: Children's Specialty Group PLLC (www.csgdocs.com) is the largest physician-owned pediatric subspecialty group on the east coast, with 20 pediatric subspecialties and 133 physicians, all of whom hold academic appointments at Eastern Virginia Medical School. Our compensation package is excellent: a competitive salary, health, life, disability insurance, CME, and a 401K/profit-sharing retirement plan. CSG physicians have an opportunity for equity ownership in the corporation after three years with no buy-in.

The Hospital: The Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters (www.chkd.com), an independent 206 bed, state-of-the-art pediatric teaching facility for Eastern Virginia Medical School, is the only free- standing children's hospital in Virginia, delivers pediatric care to the 1.8 million people in Hampton Roads and sits in the charming Ghent area of Norfolk. CHKD has a vibrant residency program with 69 carefully selected pediatric residents (pediatrics.evms.edu/residency) and also trains emergency medicine, surgery and family practice residents, medical and physician assistant students as well as pediatric fellows.

The Division: Child Psychiatry, aka Child and Family Guidance & Consultation, is a division of the Department of Pediatrics and was created in 2008 by a child psychiatrist to: (1) provide child psychiatric services through a consultative collaboration with each child's primary care physician, (2) teach pediatric residents basic competencies in diagnosing and treating childhood mental illness and (3) serve as a tertiary care center for children who have not responded to community treatment. The CFGC practice also provides clinical experience for trainees in psychology, art therapy and medicine. On-call phone coverage is limited to CHKD as a consultant to a large cadre of social workers, who function as first-line mental health responders. As consultant, clinician and educator, the CFGC child psychiatrist is ideally leveraged to serve the greatest number of children.

The Area: Enjoy a wonderful quality of life and a very reasonable cost of living in Hampton Roads, which includes the cities of Norfolk, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia Beach and Chesapeake. We enjoy a wide array of cultural activities, beautiful weather and the longest pleasure beach in the world.

Interested? To learn more about what makes this a unique opportunity, please contact Peter Dozier, MD, Director of CFGC at 757-668-8869 or at peter.dozier@chkd.org. (3/2/2014)