University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

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Position ID:UMASSMED-Psych-PTWRCH [#13843, 19-063]
Position Title: Attending Psychiatrist -- Part Time
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, United States [map]
Subject Area: Psychiatry
Appl Deadline: (posted 2019/06/04, listed until 2019/12/04)
Position Description:    

The University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) seeks a full-time (40 hours per week, and part time (30 hours per week) board-certified/board-eligible psychiatrist to serve at The Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital in Worcester, MA. Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital (WRCH) cares for 265 adults with serious mental health conditions in our continuing care and acute forensic units. WRCH also serves as a primary teaching site for UMMS psychiatric residents, medical students, and other disciplines. There are opportunities for research, including protected time depending on experience and goals.

The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment and access to Departmental support for clinical, training and research purposes. The department sponsors weekly CME and risk management training opportunities throughout the academic year.

The Department of Psychiatry is a national leader in public sector psychiatry, child and adolescent psychiatry, neurodevelopmental disorders, biological psychiatry, neuropsychiatry, forensic psychiatry, psychosocial rehabilitation, women’s mental health, and addiction psychiatry. We integrate our clinical, research, teaching and community partnership activities to help individuals and families transform their lives through recovery from mental illness and addiction. We are the largest provider of psychiatric services in central Massachusetts with over 350 faculty and 10 hospitals and community mental health centers.

Our residency program trains 7 residents per year including general psychiatry and specialty tracks for combined adult and child psychiatry and combined neurology and psychiatry. We offer fellowships in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatry, and Adult Developmental Disabilities. The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment and access to Departmental support for clinical, training and research purposes. The department sponsors weekly CME and risk management training opportunities throughout the academic year.

The benefit package is designed specifically for Medical School Faculty, including malpractice coverage, health, disability and life insurance, in addition to retirement savings with the option of a pension plan. There are 13 paid holidays, 4 weeks of paid vacation, three paid conference days, 2 paid personal days, and an annual practice allowance. There is no required on-call. There is the option for voluntary night, weekend and holiday coverage with highly competitive reimbursement.

For additional information about our mission driven Department of Psychiatry please view our web site at https://www.umassmed.edu/psychiatry. For questions about this position please contact Marie Hobart, MD, Vice Chair, Public Sector Psychiatry at Marie.Hobart@umassmed.edu or via Geoffrey Bottone at 508-856-8507, email at Geoffrey.Bottone@umassmed.edu.

Interested applicants should apply directly at: www.academicjobsonline.org (J-1 and H-1B candidates are welcome to apply).

UMass Medical School is committed to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and recognizes the power of a diverse community. We encourage applications from protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and those with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds to consider UMass Medical School as their employer of choice.

UMass Medical School is committed to being an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and recognizes the power of a diverse community. We encourage applications from protected veterans, individuals with disabilities and those with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds to consider UMass Medical School as their employer of choice.


Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
http://www.umassmed.edu/psychiatry
email
508-856-8507 (Geoff Bottone)
 
Department of Psychiatry
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655

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