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: None
 
Heads of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: None
 
Open Positions--Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry:
 

DESCRIPTIONS:
 
Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
University Medical Line
Stanford University SOM
Stanford, CA
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine is seeking new full-time Professoriate faculty members at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or full Professor in the University Medical Line. These are positions for clinician scientists specializing in mental health and based in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, either located at the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System or on the Stanford campus and related facilities.

The chosen candidates will be expected to conduct scholarly research, clinical care, and teaching in the areas of psychiatry or psychology in adult and/or child and adolescent populations across several areas of programmatic
need, including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, addiction medicine, public mental health and/or special patient populations, among others. Candidates are required to have a proven track record of success in producing high-quality scholarly work, in addition to excellence in teaching and established clinical expertise in their respective field. Possible candidates could include, but are not limited to, psychiatrists, psychologists, neuropsychiatrists, and neuropsychologists.

Physician applicants must have a medical degree or equivalent degree, completed training in General Psychiatry, be board-certified in General Psychiatry, and possess or be fully eligible for a California medical license.
Physicians interested in working with children must hold board certification in child psychiatry. Clinical psychologist applicants must have a doctoral degree in psychology or equivalent degree, have completed an
APA-accredited internship, and possess or be fully eligible for licensure as a psychologist in California. Faculty rank will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates may optionally include as part of their research or teaching statement a brief discussion of how their work will further these ideals.

The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the University Medical Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Interested candidates should send a copy of their curriculum vitae, a brief letter outlining their experiences and interests and the names of three references via e-mail only to:

Search Chair: Alan Louie, M.D., c/o Chris Hall
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine
401 Quarry Road
Stanford, CA 94305
Phone: (650) 724-0521 | Email: berndh@stanford.edu 
(posted 9/27/2021)

Vice Chair, Educational Affairs
Department of Psychiatry
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

This role will seek to advance and develop VCU’s current psychiatry educational programs. The ideal candidate will offer significant educational leadership and program development experience, and a successful track record in mentoring faculty and teaching physicians.

Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Psychiatry educational programs include 35+ residents and 7 psychiatric fellows. Virginia Commonwealth University currently offers fellowships in child psychiatry, addiction medicine, and consultation-liaison psychiatry. Under the leadership of Robert Findling, MD, MBA, Chair and Professor of Psychiatry, the department includes 73 faculty and 104 affiliated faculty.

The Department of Psychiatry offers clinical care and educational opportunities at The Jackson Center, a 34,000 square foot, outpatient facility newly opened in 2016; 40-bed adult inpatient unit on the VCU main hospital campus; and inpatient and outpatient services at the McGuire Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center.

Pediatric and adolescent services are offered at the Virginia Treatment Center for Children, which includes a 120,000 sq foot facility opened in 2018 with 32-beds and over 14,000 ambulatory visits annually.

The Institute for Drug and Alcohol Studies, led by F. Gerard Moeller, MD, Division Chair for Addiction Psychiatry and Director of the CTSA-funded Kenneth and Dianne Wright Center for Clinical and Translational Research. Dr. Moeller’s addiction research has been funded since 1996 by the NIH.

VCU Health and VCU Medical Center includes an 820-bed academic flagship facility, with the region’s only Level I Trauma Program and the VCU Massey Cancer Center, Virginia’s first NIC-designated cancer center. The VCU School of Medicine includes over 800 medical students, 500 residents, and 150 fellows. If interested, please contact Page Ettle, Senior Consultant & Director of Development, Grant Cooper, (314) 449-1574.  (posted 3/8/2021)

Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
BE/BC Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Hollywood, FL

Physician Job Number: FY20-67-01

Description:
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division is recruiting for a BE/BC child and adolescent psychiatrist. Qualified candidates must have completed an ACGME accredited fellowship indicating advanced training in child and adolescent psychiatry.

Qualified candidates will be integral to the growth and expansion of the Division. Development of inpatient psychiatric services is a key feature of this position, and will focus on rotation as attending on the inpatient child and adolescent psychiatric unit. The inpatient unit boasts a multidisciplinary team of psychologists, pharmacists, therapists, nurses, and behavioral technicians. This position will also provide consultation and liaison psychiatry services to Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital medical subspecialties, including active heart transplant and advanced heart failure programs, end stage renal disease and kidney transplant programs, hematology/oncology, diabetes and gender-based endocrinology, and cystic fibrosis. Multidisciplinary collaboration with the Department of Pediatric Psychology, and a broad psychosocial team including art and music therapy, child life, education, and social work provide further programmatic support to the successful candidate. This position also includes opportunities to contribute to the growth of the division's outpatient practice.

The successful candidate will work closely with a team of established child and adolescent psychiatrists, and report to the Medical Director of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division. In addition to the growing Memorial Healthcare System (MHS) Department of Psychiatry and new Psychiatry Residency Program, MHS plans to develop an ACGME-accredited Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship training program. Opportunities for research exist and are encouraged.

This is a full-time employed position with the multispecialty Memorial Physician Group. The position offers a competitive benefit and compensation package that is commensurate with training and experience. Professional malpractice and medical liability are covered under sovereign immunity.

About Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital (JDCH) is a 226-bed free-standing children’s hospital located in Hollywood, Broward County, Florida. As one of six hospitals in one of the largest public health systems in the country, Memorial Healthcare System, JDCH delivers nearly 14,000 babies per year and has 132 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit beds in three of its hospitals. Memorial also has three pediatric emergency departments.

JDCH has robust high-risk and congenital programs including a US News and World Report ranked pediatric Cardiology and Heart Surgery Program, one of only two in the state who do heart transplants. JDCH’s Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine program ranked by US News as number one in Florida and is one of the largest programs in the southeastern United States.

JDCH serves over 375,000 children per year and our services continue to grow with our new specialty center/ambulatory surgery center in Palm Beach County. JDCH combines leading-edge clinical excellence with a child- and family-friendly environment that emphasizes the Power of Play. JDCH offers a comprehensive range of healthcare services – delivered with kindness, dedication and compassion.

About South Florida
South Florida offers a dynamic urban/suburban lifestyle with an abundance of cultural and recreational amenities, miles of beautiful beaches, top-rated golf courses, zoos and wildlife refuges, a vibrant arts community, museums and world-class dining. South Florida’s high quality of life – including year-round summer weather, exciting multiculturalism and no state income tax – attracts new residents from all over the country and around the world.

Submit an Inquiry  (posted 2/16/2021)

Clinical Assistant/Associate/Professor (68039)
University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL
 
JOB DESCRIPTION
The University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry is currently recruiting for a Child Psychiatrist to fill a faculty position in the Child and Adolescent Division. This is a full-time, (1.0 FTE), multi-mission, non-tenure track faculty position. This position will have a critical role on the Pediatric Psychiatry Consult Service, providing consultation to UF Shands Children’s Hospital on a half-time basis.

This position will also involve coverage of child/ adolescent inpatient services and provision of outpatient services and community-based for child patients in the Department of Psychiatry. This position will play a key role in teaching students, residents, and scholarship in promoting the missions of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Florida. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications. The University of Florida is located in Gainesville, a city of approximately 125,000 residents in North Central Florida: visit the city of Gainesville website:  http://cityofgainesville.org/community/aboutGainesville.aspx

JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Applicant must have completed a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship. Applicant must be Board Certified and/or Board Eligible M.D. and must have or able to obtain a State of Florida Medical License.

INSTRUCTIONS
Interested applicants are required to apply through Careers at UF website http://jobs.ufl.edu Applicants must attach their Curriculum Vitae and Letter of Interest. Applicants must email three letters of recommendations to Search Chair: Andres Pumariega, M.D., Chief and Clinical Professor, email address pumariegaa@ufl.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a sufficient applicant pool has been established.

Selected candidate will be required to provide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approval by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://naces.org/.
 
If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US.
Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.
APPLY HERE  (posted 2/15/2021)

Clinical Director, West Coast Region and Associate Medical Director
(BE/BC Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist)
Child Mind Institute (CMI)
SF Bay Area, CA

Child Mind Institute is an independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. CMI is headquartered in New York City and recently established a new clinical center in the SF Bay Area. Founded in 2009 by preeminent medical, business and philanthropic leaders, CMI is committed to open sharing and does not accept funding from the pharmaceutical industry.

CMI’s dedicated teams advance the science of the developing brain through cutting-edge research and open sharing; provide education, teaching, and community awareness programming; and operate a private clinical service that offers gold-standard, evidence-based care provided by exceptionally trained and skilled psychiatrists, psychologists, master’s prepared therapists, and other supporting disciplines.

In its first decade, CMI grew from a single site in Manhattan into a national catalyst for advancing children’s mental health with more than 80 clinicians, 260 staff, nationally leading research programs, and robust engagement and support from leading corporations, foundations, celebrities, media organizations, and philanthropists. CMI offers school and community programs in over 300 schools. Childmind.org, which offers useful, accurate information that empowers families and communities to get help, has had over 50 million visitors.

This position will lead the program development and expansion of CMI’s West Coast clinical center (currently comprised of four PhD psychologists and two clinical neuropsychologists) and substantively contribute to overseeing CMI’s clinical endeavors nationwide. Reporting to CMI Co-Founder and President Harold Koplewicz, MD, s/he will be a visible, driven, and engaged leader, builder, and spokesperson with a passion for furthering the mission of CMI. This role is approximately 50% management and 50% clinical practice and provides the opportunity for compensation at the highest levels of the clinical specialty.

The successful candidate will be a physician leader who is fellowship trained (BC/BE) in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience post-fellowship. S/he will possess a impressive academic background, outstanding communication and presentation skills, strong technology orientation, the demonstrated ability to successfully lead and build programs, and a track record of providing highly responsive, compassionate, evidence-based clinical care of the highest caliber. S/he must possess or be eligible for licensure in the state of California.

Westwood & Wilshire has been exclusively retained to conduct this search. Inquires, nominations and applications should be sent to CMI’s search consultants, Ryan Hubbs and Kari Donovan, via email at capsych@westwoodwilshire.com. We can be reached via phone at (206) 926-3995 (Hubbs) or (314) 623-1264 (Donovan). All communication will be treated with full professional confidentiality.

CMI is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment based on race, religion, color, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, disability, medical condition, marital status, age, military or veteran status, or any other non-merit basis protected by federal, state or local law or regulation. (posted 8/18/2020)

Unit Chief, Adolescent Psychiatry Inpatient Unit
Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health
New York, NY
 
Unique Opportunity
• Direct an Adolescent Psychiatry Unit in a state-of-the-art inpatient building
• Lead a cohesive, friendly team of full-time psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and rehabilitation therapists, with an on-site school
• Supervise and teach diverse behavioral health trainees including house staff (child psychiatry fellows, psychiatry residents); psychology
post-docs, interns and externs; and psychiatry track nurse practitioner students
• Collaborate with our nationally-recognized Psychiatry Research program
• Participate in a modern dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) milieu with advanced safety measures
• Academic appointment at and engagement with the progressive Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Outstanding compensation
• Excellent base salary with additional moonlighting opportunities
• Four weeks of vacation plus paid CME time
• Reimbursement for licensure, board and professional society membership fees
• Excellent benefits

Requirements
• Board eligibility or certification in general and child/adolescent psychiatry with significant leadership potential or experience (preferred)

Email CV to: vfornari@northwell.edu (posted 7/16/2020)

Child Psychiatry Fellowship Training Director
Washington University
St. Louis, MO

EOE Statement
Washington University values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, protected veteran or disability status.

Essential Functions
A full time faculty position is available in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The Division is seeking applicants for the position of Director of its ACGME-accredited Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (CAP) Fellowship Training Program, which graduates five trainees per year. The goal of the program is to help each fellow develop the necessary knowledge, skills, and experience to pursue a productive career as a child/adolescent psychiatrist in clinical, public health, or academic settings. The CAP training program provides inpatient and consultation experiences within the world renown St. Louis Children’s Hospital, a free-standing pediatric hospital of the BJC Healthcare System, as well as in Washington University clinics and in community settings throughout the St. Louis area. In addition to directing the CAP training program, the position includes .50FTE for research/clinical effort as agreed upon with the Division Director and Department Head.

Eligible physician candidates must have a medical degree or equivalent degree, completed training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, be board-certified in Child Psychiatry, and possess or be fully eligible for a Missouri medical license. Prior experience in clinical or educational leadership within an academic division of child and adolescent psychiatry is preferred.

Salary Range
The hiring range for this position is commensurate with experience.

Benefits
Washington University’s generous benefits include health, retirement and tuition assistance. Please visit our website at http://hr.med.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits. (posted 3/1/2020)

Associate Medical Director
Inpatient Child Psychiatry Unit
Yale Child Study Center/Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut

The Yale Child Study Center has an opening for a full-time board certified or board eligible child and adolescent psychiatrist dedicated to a career in academic medicine. The mission of the Yale Child Study Center is to improve the mental health of children and families, advance understanding of their psychological and developmental needs, and treat and prevent childhood mental illness through the integration of research, clinical practice, and professional training.

This clinical ladder track faculty position will be at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor. Successful candidates will be excellent clinicians and educators with interest and experience in inpatient child psychiatry including working on an inpatient child psychiatry unit, emergency service consultations, and from time to time consultations to the pediatric inpatient units. Specific clinical services include psychiatric evaluations, medication management, clinical consultation with interdisciplinary team members, and provision of teaching to trainees and professionals of multiple disciplines Medical education is a critical part of this role, providing skills to medical students, residents and fellows regarding diagnosis, medication management, and inpatient care of youth.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to Dr. Linda Mayes, Chair of the Yale Child Study Center, P.O. Box 207900, New Haven, CT 06520-7900. Electronic submission is encouraged (Linda.Mayes@yale.edu). Yale University is an Affirmative Action-Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans.
(posted 3/1/2020)