Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School

367 7661
Position ID:UMASSMED-Psych-SHATTUCK [#7661, 16-053]
Position Title: Psychiatrist
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, United States [map]
Subject Area: Psychiatry
Appl Deadline: finished (posted 2016/08/16, listed until 2017/04/21)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Inpatient/Outpatient Psychiatrist at Lemuel Shattuck Hospital, Boston

The University of Massachusetts Medical School is seeking a full-time board-certified psychiatrist who is interested in serving underprivileged populations, including those with substance use disorders and incarcerated patients for a position at Lemuel Shattuck Hospital, a MA DPH teaching hospital located in Boston. This position will have a mixture of inpatient (60%) and outpatient (40%) responsibilities and is integrated into numerous multidisciplinary treatment teams throughout the hospital. The successful candidate must have a current and valid MA medical license and unrestricted DEA and MA Controlled Substance Registration, possess at minimum 5 years of post-residency experience, experience in working with inpatients in a consultation liaison capacity, and interest and experience in working with incarcerated patients and patients with Substance Use Disorders. Although not a requirement, the Shattuck leaders have a desirable interest for an individual having ECT experience or possible interest to develop skills in this area. Faculty appointment at appropriate rank, competitive salary and excellent benefits.

This public hospital is unique with a person-centered, recovery-focus as a fundamental operative principle. We have worked to make this a family friendly position with a weekday schedule only. There is no required on-call, no evenings, no weekends, no nights, or no holidays. Of note, physicians can sign up for voluntary night and weekend shifts at lucrative pay. There are excellent state benefits with a pension plan. There are 13 paid holidays, 4 weeks of paid vacation, 3 paid conference days, 2 paid personal days, 5 sick days, and a $3,000 annual practice allowance.

Interested applicants should apply at: Additional questions may be directed to Gina Marzilli Shaughnessy at

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:
Department of Psychiatry
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655

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