Assistant Professor is Psychiatry

Position ID: 38373
Location
Institution: 
Augusta University
College/Div/School: 
Medical College of Georgia
Department: 
Psychiatry & Health Behavior
Position Description
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 
 
 
Job Information
 
Job ID: 13659
Position # 00009266
 

The Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at Augusta University seeks a BC/BE general or forensic psychiatrist  to lead the expansion of the public psychiatry partnership with the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities.  Positions will manage medical and clinical care at East Central Regional Hospital-Augusta (located only five miles from the medical school campus), an Augusta University teaching facility with a 90-bed psychiatric facility, 71 forensic beds and a developmental disabilities facility caring for 200 individuals.  Positions will enhance teaching throughout the department by expanding the Augusta University presence and enhancing core didactic and residency practical instruction in psychiatry and psychology.

Teaching components include oversight of medical and nursing students, psychiatry residents, forensic and psychotic disorders fellows and psychology interns.  Additional educational and clinical research opportunities constitute a significant portion of each position's time.  Candidates will also be expected to contribute to activities related to public policy and regulation of psychiatry and psychology in the state of Georgia.  A detailed description of the department structure, programs, research and education is provided on the departmental website.  The successful candidate will be approved to the academic faculty at Augusta University at a rank commensurate with experience and previous academic achievements. 

This department will support Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waivers, H1B visas and sponsorship of Green Cards. 

 
Minimum Requirements
 

MD, DO, MBBS degree, general psychiatry residency, GA physician license.

Desirable Qualifications:  experience in treating patients in an inpatient setting.

 
Application Procedure/How To Apply
 

To be considered an applicant for this position you must apply online at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty (Job ID: 13659 - Position # 00009266).

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

 
Conditions of Employment
 

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.  For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.  Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

 
Other Information
 
This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees.  "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success."
 
Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.
 
 
Equal Employment Opportunity
 
Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Psychiatry Residency Program
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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