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Assistant/Associate Professor - Adult/Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

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Position Details

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.

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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 (UVMHN-CVPH) 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. Applications from individuals with subspecialty training (child/adolescent, C/L, geriatric, addictions) in psychiatry are especially welcome.

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 http://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/22715

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, M.D., Ph.D.
E-mail: robert.althoff@uvm.edu

Job Open Date 12/05/2016
Job Close Date
Category Academic/Faculty
Job Type Full-time

Position Information

Posting Number F680PO
Department Psychiatry/55750
Advertising/Posting Title Assistant/Associate Professor - Adult/Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
FLSA Exempt
Position Number 00024325
Employee FTE 1.0
Employee Term (months) 12

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents