Emory University Geriatric Psychiatrist in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Requisition ID:



737000:SOM: Psych: Admin

Job Description:

The Emory Clinic is interviewing for an academic or clinical Geriatric Psychiatrist who is interested in joining a vibrant team of clinicians, educators and researchers who are invested in providing high quality care in an innovative environment committed to the development of new treatments and educating the next generation of psychiatrists. The qualified candidate will serve as a full-time attending in the geriatric outpatient program of the Emory Clinic. The attending will provide psychiatric care for new patients, supervise residents and advanced practice nurses, conduct quality assessments, attend case conferences and participate in administrative meetings and educational functions. The attending also will have the opportunity to participate in research including research studies in the clinic as well as quality improvement initiatives and/or the development of evidenced-based clinics and specialty treatments. The attending will be responsible for covering inpatient services at Emory as part of the faculty call system. The position will be 80% clinical care and 20% administration and teaching or research. Research or related-funds can offset the percent time for any of these activities. Compensation will be commensurate with faculty rank and experience and includes an attractive benefits package. Assistant through full professor positions are available. To be considered apply online. Contact William McDonald MD (wmcdona@emory.edu) for further information on the position.

Operating Unit/Division:

School Of Medicine

Job Title:

Geriatric Psychiatrist

Full/Part Time:




Emory University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).