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Assistant/Associate Professor, HSCP (Adult Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic)

The University of California, Davis, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is recruiting for a Health Sciences Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor in the clinician/teaching series to serve as a teaching attending in its Outpatient Clinic. The appointment is in the health sciences clinical professor series. The applicant will be supervising general psychiatry residents with their adult cases. The candidate will also evaluate and treat their own patients. Experience in teaching and supervising residents and medical students is required. Board certification in general psychiatry and a California Medical license is required. The Department of Psychiatry has approximately 55 residents in six residency training programs and 80 faculty and staff psychiatrists and psychologists. The Department provides a stimulating teaching and research academic environment and serves a culturally diverse population.

Applications should be submitted by October 31, 2014 for initial consideration. However, the position will remain open until September 30, 2015.

Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae online at - https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00369

https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/psychiatry/

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Assisatant/Associate Professor, HSCP (Child Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic and Consultation Service)

The University of California, Davis, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is recruiting for a Health Sciences Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor in the clinician/teaching series to serve as a teaching attending in its Outpatient Clinic and to provide psychiatric consultation on pediatric patients hospitalized at the medical center. This is part of the department’s Psychosomatic Medicine Service. The appointment is in the health sciences clinical professor series. The applicant will be supervising child and adolescent psychiatry residents and general psychiatry residents with their child and adolescent cases. The candidate will also evaluate and treat their own patients. Experience in teaching and supervising residents and medical students is required. Board certification in general psychiatry and completion of a child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship are required. Board certification in child and adolescent psychiatry is highly desired. A California Medical license is required. The Department of Psychiatry has approximately 55 residents in six residency training programs and 80 faculty and staff psychiatrists and psychologists. The Department provides a stimulating teaching and research academic environment and serves a culturally diverse population.

Applications should be submitted by October 31, 2014 for initial consideration. However, the position will remain open until September 30, 2015.

Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae online at - https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00373

https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/psychiatry/

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Assistant Professor, HSCP (Psychosomatic Medicine Psychiatrist)

The UC Davis Department of Psychiatry is recruiting for an Assistant Health Sciences Clinical Professor to serve as a teaching attending on the departments’ growing psychosomatic clinical service. The Psychosomatic Medicine service includes consultation activities in the following areas: inpatient hospital, emergency department, cancer center, palliative care clinic, transplant clinic, bariatric surgery clinic, Huntington’s disease clinic, 14 primary care clinics, Shriner’s hospital, the county’s Primary Care Clinic, and 4 county mental health clinics. The psychosomatic medicine faculty work closely with emergency medicine, internal medicine, neurology, and pediatrics faculty and staff. The service hosts a psychosomatic medicine fellow, psychiatry residents, residents from other departments and medical students. Experience in teaching and supervising medical students and residents is required. The applicant must be board eligible or certified in general psychiatry, be in possession of a California medical license, and have interest in psychiatric education and training. Completion of a psychosomatic medicine fellowship is desirable but not required. 

For full consideration, applications must be received by March 21, 2015.  

Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae online at  https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00513 .

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Assistant Professor, HSCP (Early Diagnosis Treatment and Research Program)

Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor –Early Diagnosis Treatment and Research Program. The University of California, Davis, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is recruiting for a Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor in the clinician/teaching series to serve as a licensed clinical psychologist.

The successful candidate will have completed a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and have specialized training in the assessment and care of individuals in the early phases of a psychotic illness. This includes individuals with affective and non-affective psychoses who are experiencing psychotic symptoms and those experiencing signs and symptoms of a psychosis risk state. The qualified individual should have at least 2 years specialty experience working in an early psychosis clinical and research setting. The candidate should be trained on diagnostic instruments used in this population, including the SCID and the SIPS. The applicant should have specialized training in clinical interventions, including family psychoeducation and support, and cognitive behavioral therapy for psychosis. The applicant should also have established research skills investigating the cognitive and neural mechanisms underlying social and occupational disability in early psychosis patients. The candidate must be licensed as a clinical psychologist in the state of California.

Applications should be submitted by February 28, 2015 for initial consideration. However, the position will remain open until April 6, 2016.

Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae online at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00402.
https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/psychiatry/

 

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Associate/Full Professor, HSCP (Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry)


The University of California, Davis, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is recruiting a Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. This position is at the rank of Associate or full Professor in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series. This series is designed for individuals with outstanding teaching abilities and excellent clinical skills. Individuals in this series are promoted based on the quality of their clinical work and their educational or scholarly accomplishments. The department has a child and adolescent psychiatry residency program with three residents in each year of training. It also provides training to two post-doctoral clinical psychology candidates. In addition to the child and adolescent psychiatry residency training program, the department has five other residency or fellowship programs:  general psychiatry, family medicine / psychiatry, internal medicine / psychiatry, forensic psychiatry, and psychosomatic medicine. The department has approximately 80 psychiatrists, psychologists, and researchers. Approximately 20 of these individuals are either child psychologists or child psychiatrists. The department has child-trained faculty and staff physicians working at the MIND Institute, an internationally recognized center for the study of neurodevelopmental disorders. There are opportunities for teaching, clinical services and research at the MIND Institute. The department also provides a multidisciplinary team at Shriners Hospital for Children, which provides care to children with burns, spinal cord injuries and orthopedic conditions. In addition, the department has a child and adolescent psychosomatic medicine clinical service, and a behavioral health center for children where outpatient services are provided. For the County of Sacramento the department provides psychiatrists and child psychologists to staff a child and adolescent psychiatry service (CAPS) and a minor emergency response team (MERT). The successful candidate will oversee the faculty and clinical staff who work at all these settings and will provide leadership for the education, research and clinical activities in the department. The candidate will also interact with approximately 20 volunteer clinical faculty who are involved in the teaching and supervision of the child psychiatry residents. The candidate should have experience working in multidisciplinary teams and in collaborating with faculty in other departments. The candidate should also have experience working in multicultural settings and in community psychiatry settings. Teaching medical students and residents will be an important element of the position. Together with the child psychiatry residency training director, the chief of child and adolescent psychiatry will oversee the residency program. The candidate must be Board certified in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry. A California medical license is required.

Applications should be submitted by December 1, 2014 for initial consideration. However, the position will remain open until September 30, 2015. 

Qualified applicants should upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae online at  https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00409.

https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/psychiatry/

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, HSCP (Associate Residency Program Director)

The University of California, Davis, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is recruiting an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Psychiatry to serve as Associate Residency Program Director of a growing general psychiatry residency program with 32 approved positions, 10 positions in Psychiatry-Internal Medicine and 10 in Family Medicine-Psychiatry.  The program is distinguished by excellence in clinical experiences in the public and private sector settings and specialized tracks in research and teaching for residents. Residents also evaluate and treat patients from a variety of cultural backgrounds in a highly diverse community.  The academic series for this appointment is in the teacher/clinician series.  The faculty member is evaluated primarily based on the quality of teaching and education. Scholarly activities are encouraged. The individual selected will also supervise residents and treat patients in one of the program’s clinical sites.  The successful candidate should be board certified in general psychiatry, be eligible for a California Medical license, should have a passion for residency education and teaching and be committed to pursuing an academic career.

For full consideration, applications must be received by September 30, 2013. However, the position will remain open until filled through December 31, 2013.

Interested candidates should email a curriculum vitae and letter of interest to Kori Feinstein,  kori.feinstein@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

Please reference Search #: PY-04R-13 on all correspondence.

For information concerning the position, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Mark Servis, M.D. by email at meservis@ucdavis.edu. In conformance with applicable law and University policy, the University of California, Davis, is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.