University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

367 18550
Position ID:UMASSMED-Psych-DMHCHILDADOLESCENT [#18550, 21071]
Position Title: DMH Area Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, United States [map]
Subject Area: Psychiatry
Appl Deadline: finished (2021/04/30, finished 2021/08/24, listed until 2022/05/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Area Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist: Department of Mental Health, Western Massachusetts Area

The University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) seeks an experienced board-certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to serve as the Department of Mental Health (DMH) Area Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist for the DMH Western Massachusetts Area. This is a .50 FTE part-time position. 

The primary responsibilities are to support the delivery of clinically effective and high quality behavioral healthcare to youth and families served by DMH. More specific responsibilities include conducting mental health evaluations, clinical case consultations, assessments to determine level of care and for treatment planning, program development and quality improvement consultation. In addition, there will be opportunities to provide clinical consultation to other EOHHS agencies, DMH vendors and to inpatient facilities. These responsibilities include in-state travel. 

As a clinical leader for the state’s mental health authority, we are looking for a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist who is familiar with state agencies, has expertise in systems consultation, and is skilled in clinical collaboration and teaching. A UMMS academic faculty appointment will be based on prior experience. There are opportunities for research, including protected time depending on experience and goals. 

Successful candidates must be a licensed Massachusetts physician with board certification in Psychiatry and in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Preferred qualifications would include facility in teaching professionals, lay public, consumers, as well as trainees such as medical students and residents. 

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMS recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds. Excellent salary; superb benefits package. 

Questions about the position can be directed to: Yael Dvir, MD, Vice Chair and Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 

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:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655