Essential Functions: The Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences (DPBN) at Wayne State University (WSU) invites applications for a Psychiatrist at the Assistant or Associate Professor level (Clinical-Educator Track). The responsibilities of this position include acting as assistant psychiatry program director, designing rotation schedule for resident class years, coordinating resident rotations to other departments, collaborating with sub-specialty program directors to identify resident prospects for possible fellowship training, monitoring resident supervision at participating institutions, preparing and submitting accurate information required by the ACGME, including but not limited to annual ADS updates, milestones reports, and any program information forms or self-studies with the assistance of the Office of Education and Training, implementing policies and procedures consistent with the institutional and program requirements for resident duty hours and the working environment, including moonlighting, monitoring the need for and ensuring the provision of back-up support systems when patient care responsibilities are difficult or prolonged, as assigned screen ERAS applications to select applicants who will be invited for interview, participate as a regular interviewer of resident applicants, participate in clinical treatment operations of the Department. The faculty member will be able to exercise a range of leadership and performance responsibilities. These include: developing novel education and clinical ideas, collaborating with researchers, participating in clinical assessment and treatment initiatives, training and overseeing residents, working with medical students to identify candidates with interest in Psychiatry; developing new capabilities for clinical services and revenue; contribute to the Department planning and policy committee; and collaborate in multidisciplinary patient care.
Qualifications: Applicants should have a U.S. medical degree or equivalent (M.D. or D.O.) with post-doctoral credentialing in psychiatry. We seek individuals with clinical and teaching experience in psychiatry, with potential to develop multidisciplinary team approaches. Applicants with interest in developing new resident education initiatives, bringing an academic focus to resident education will provide synergy with existing faculty activities. Successful candidates will exhibit leadership potential, creativity and initiative, high ethical responsibility, and strong ability to work collaboratively. A record of scholarly output and/or intention is required as a WSU faculty member. Salary and benefits are highly competitive. Faculty rank commensurate with credentials.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is d...edicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.