Morehouse School Of Medicine Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical Psychiatry in Atlanta, Georgia

Position Details

Posting Number ACAD091

Job Title Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical Psychiatry

Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical Psychiatry

Position Type Faculty

Pay Rate Detail TBD

Department Psychiatry

Position Summary

General Responsibilities:

Engage in teaching, research, and clinical service in the field of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. Participate in the teaching programs of the Department. Engage in patient care activities consistent with the department’s needs and the faculty member’s interests. Assume some administrative duties such as serving on institutional committees and assisting with the Psychiatry Residency Program and/or the Psychiatry Clerkships.

Specific Position Details: Serve as an attending for Grady Behavioral Health Outpatient Services, along with other MSM faculty. The clinical sites will include residents, and medical, nursing, and PA students. Outpatient services include traditional scheduled outpatient appointments, Assertive Community Teams (ACT), walk in Crisis Intervention Services (CIS.) In addition to patient care, the attending will be responsible for teaching, supervision and evaluation of trainees. When covering ACT teams, the attending will work with the Grady administrative staff to ensure that the team meets the fidelity standards set forth in the Dartmouth ACT model. The attending may be responsible for covering occasional call on the CIS service at Grady as part of the faculty call system.

General Duties:  Serve on department, institutional, and community-based committees  May serve a Course Director for undergraduate medical education courses  Provide resident and medical student supervision  May undertake clinical responsibilities at other affiliated sites as assigned  Assist with resident recruitment, including interviewing candidates  May collaborate on department research projects  Participate in faculty development programs to develop teaching and/or research skills

Minimum Qualifications

 MD degree  Georgia Medical License  Board Certification in Psychiatry  Preferred experience in medical student and/or resident teaching  Good interpersonal skills  High level of professionalism  Must be able to obtain clinical privileges at Grady Hospital

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Date 02/08/2017

Closing Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants