Summary of the Position
The Counseling Center at Bentley University has an opening for a consulting psychiatrist to work 11 hours over two days each week during the academic year. Schedule can be flexible, but candidate must be available on Tuesdays between 10 and 11. Additional hours may be requested if needed.
The person in the position will be responsible for consultation, medication evaluations, prescriptions, and follow up visits for students.
Most work will be with students experiencing moderate mood and anxiety symptoms; however, the psychiatrist will also be expected to evaluate and/or prescribe for students who are presenting more severely while they are being referred out for more intensive services.
Position involves close collaboration with staff psychologist and doctoral interns, so demonstrated ability to work as part of a team is required.
Experience with a college age population or interest in this area is preferred.
The ideal candidate will be comfortable working within a short term model.
Good connections with the community for referrals outside of the Counseling Center are desirable.
Psychiatrist will not be expected to be on call, however, should be available for questions or issues that arise with patients on days they are not on campus.
Experience with a diverse population is preferred.
Minimum Qualifications(Education and Experience Requirements)
Licensed and Board Certified Massachusetts psychiatrist.
At least two years of post license experience.
Previous work with college aged population
LICENSES REQUIRED: Applicants must have an M.D., completed Psychiatry residency training, and be fully licensed in MA with Board certification in Psychiatry.
Experience working in an emergency room/department.
Posting Detail Information
Special Instructions to Applicants
Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Documents Needed To Apply
- Cover Letter
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.