Adult Psychiatrists - University of Arizona

January 26, 2010

The University of Arizona Department of Psychiatry is recruiting adult psychiatrists to join a progressive and growing academic department located in the beautiful Southwest. These two new positions, in addition to recent hires, will support residency expansion and major new facilities opening in early 2011. Both positions below are located at the University Physicians Healthcare Hospital, which is a federally recognized underserved area. Candidates must have current credentials to practice medicine in the United States and be Board-certified or -eligible in Psychiatry.

 

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA

 

The University of Arizona Department of Psychiatry is recruiting adult psychiatrists to join a progressive and growing academic department located in the beautiful Southwest. These two new positions, in addition to recent hires, will support residency expansion and major new facilities opening in early 2011. Both positions below are located at the University Physicians Healthcare Hospital, which is a federally recognized underserved area. Candidates must have current credentials to practice medicine in the United States and be Board-certified or -eligible in Psychiatry.

 

Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical Psychiatry (NTE) –

Emergency Room/Consultation Liaison Psychiatrist

 

The successful candidate will assist in caring for patients that present at the University Physicians Healthcare Hospital Emergency Room needing psychiatric care. The position involves working Saturday and Sunday in the Emergency Room and three other days of their choosing during the week. The candidate will also manage crisis evaluations and work with behavioral health workers, residents, and emergency room staff. There are opportunities to perform consultation liaison work, as well as outpatient psychiatry. Other duties may include participation in committees and department services as directed by the Department Head and other clinical duties as assigned.

 

Assistant/Associate Professor, Clinical Psychiatry (NTE) – Inpatient & Outpatient Psychiatrist

 

The successful candidate will provide inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services at the University Physicians Healthcare Hospital. The inpatient unit currently has 72 beds, and outpatient work will be performed in the new residency outpatient clinic. Incumbent will also be responsible for direct supervision of psychiatry residents, interns and other trainees. Other duties may include participation in committees and department services as directed by the Department Head and other clinical duties as assigned.

 

For additional information and/or to apply visit www.uacareertrack.com and reference specific title from above. If you have questions, please contact: Ashley Lott, Human Resources, Dept. of Psychiatry, 1501 N. Campbell Avenue, P.O. Box 245002, Tucson, AZ 85724-5002; (520) 626-3819; or aelott@email.arizona.edu. Review of applications is ongoing until positions are filled. The University of Arizona is an EEO/AA Employer-M/W/D/V

 

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