Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Faculty Position F56390
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in Pediatrics
Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist with academic career interests to provide clinical care, consultation, and supervise/teach residents/medical students which also includes working with Advanced Practice Nurses. This position provides a unique opportunity to work with specialties in the Children's Hospital of Richmond pediatric specialties and the Virginia Treatment Center for Children's inpatient and outpatient services.
The position will focus on consultation and liaison services to Pediatrics, as well as outpatient psychiatric services and some rotational coverage for inpatient psychiatric services. VTCC works collaboratively within the VCU Health System and Children's Hospital of Richmond Pediatric Department, community-based child serving organizations, state agencies, and others to deliver exemplary psychiatric services. A new, state of the art facility will be opening in 2017, with expanded capacity for inpatient and outpatient, research and teaching facilities. As a VCU Department of Psychiatry Faculty member, the position will have the opportunity to teach and work with medical students, residents and fellows. The position reports to the Division Chair. Rotational evening/weekend coverage with VCU Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for inpatient services is shared within the Medical Team.
All successful candidates will be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and have demonstrated clinical experience with pediatric patients and their families, and fostering an interdisciplinary team approach. Experience with Tele-psychiatry and experience in academic setting is preferred. Must have demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment, or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.
VCU Department of Psychiatry http://psych.vcu.edu/ employs over 80 fulltime faculty and has well-funded research in genetics http://www.vipbg.vcu.edu/, addictions, child and women's mental health, and psychopharmacology. VCU is a large urban university with robust health science campus and 750-bed university hospital. Richmond, the State Capital, has moderate climate and a rich mix of history with modern facilities, excellent suburban housing, and public/private schools. Low cost of living.
Only electronic applications will be accepted. All submitted applications must include a letter of interest and CV. Questions should be directed to Tammy Newcomb, HR Manager at Tammy.Newcomb@VCUHEALTH.org.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, Affirmative Action University providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's status, political affiliation or disability.