The University of Vermont, Robert Larner, MD, College of Medicine and the University of Vermont Medical Center are seeking one full-time faculty member at the Assistant/Associate/ Professor level on the clinical scholar pathway to provide emergency psychiatry treatment and training at the University of Vermont Medical Center and the Howard Center.
This attending psychiatrist will work closely with the emergency department physicians, nurses, and other staff, as well as with crisis clinicians assigned to our emergency department by Howard Center for Human Services. Clinical assessment and planning is a joint effort, with a strong liaison to the local community mental health agency and the UVM Health Network inpatient psychiatry services.
The University of Vermont, Robert Larner, MD, College of Medicine, Psychiatry Service hosts medical students on clerkships and electives, sponsors a residency in psychiatry, and sponsors a fellowship in child psychiatry. This faculty member will be a key participant in the education of trainees at several levels and will assume primary responsibility for training in emergency psychiatry.
The selected candidate will demonstrate the training and expertise to provide direct patient care, collaborate with other professional disciplines, and work with referring agencies and providers. In addition, the candidate will be responsible for supervision and teaching of house officers, medical students, and other staff. An appreciation of the importance of and satisfaction from performing these critical functions and an ability to work collaboratively are essential.
Applicants must have a medical degree and be board certified (preferably) or board eligible in psychiatry. Formal training in emergency psychiatry or suitable experience is very desirable.
Burlington, Vermont is located in the beautiful Lake Champlain region, surrounded by the Green and Adirondack Mountains. It is a great place for families, boasting excellent schools and year-round recreational opportunities. It is home to the University of Vermont and many other colleges that provide an academically stimulating and culturally rich environment. Montreal and Boston are within easy driving distances.
Interested applicants should apply online at: https://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/45789
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
If you have questions about the position, please contact:
Terry Rabinowitz, MD
The University of Vermont, Robert Larner, MD, College of Medicine and the University of Vermont Medical Center are seeking one full-time faculty...
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