Posting Description: The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Children's Hospital Colorado invites applications for the position of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. The Section of Pediatric Psychology is a vital and growing research and teaching section in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado Denver. Based at the UCDenver Anschutz Medical and Research Campus, the Section of Pediatric Psychiatry benefits from affiliation with world class interdisciplinary professional education, research programs and clinical services. Job Responsibilities: The Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist must demonstrate clinical experience and excellence with children and adolescents and the ability to manage different levels of acuity, including patients in crisis on intensive services, on the medical floors in consultation and liaison service, in outpatient clinic, day treatment, and in the Emergency Department. Ability to apply and implement evidence based approaches to care. History of teaching and mentoring residents, medical students and working with milieu staff is also desired. Scholarly activities are encouraged and supported. Applications are accepted electronically at www.jobsatcu.com, refer to job posting F00563 Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at http://www.cu.edu/pbs/. The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees. The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must possess a Colorado Medical License, DEA Certificate, Board Certified in Psychiatry, Board eligible in Child Psychiatry. Must obtain Medical staff privileges within the University Hospital and Children's Hospital Colorado. Must have prior experience in a Child Psychiatric setting, having completed a child/adolescent residency, academic/residency program related experience highly desirable. Must be board certified within 3 years.
Required Competencies/Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Desired Qualifications: Clinical experience in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry preferred. Leadership and teaching experience valued.
Campus: Anschutz Medical Campus