University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

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Position ID:UMASSMED-Psych-RAP [#22888, 23-027]
Position Title: Researcher
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Psychiatry
Mental Health / Youth Mental Health Services
Appl Deadline: filled (posted 2022/09/21, listed until 2023/05/31)
Position Description:    

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The University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School (UMass Chan), Department of Psychiatry, Implementation Science and Practice Advances Research Center (iSPARC) seeks a part-time mental health and associated services Researcher focused on youth and young adults to lead a research program on career development. The candidate should qualify for a non-tenure track position at the Assistant, Associate or Full professor level.

The ideal candidate will have a track record of federal research grant funding and peer-review publications focused on postsecondary education or training and employment in youth and young adults with psychiatric disabilities. The candidate would build upon the institution’s strong research programs in transition-age youth and young adults within its Implementation Science and Practice Advances Research Center. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to education and scholarship and promise in the ability to obtain extramural funding.

UMass Chan School of Medical School is the only academic medical school in central Massachusetts and a destination site for excellent clinical care. The Department promotes academic, research and leadership opportunities through CME programs and the Center for Research and Development Office. It 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.

The benefit package is a generous state plan with holiday and paid time off totaling to more than 7 weeks.

For additional information about our mission driven Implementation Science and Practice Advances Research Center see and the Department of Psychiatry at For questions about this position please contact Maryann Davis, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, Director of iSPARC

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMass Chan recognizes the added value of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
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Department of Psychiatry
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655