Assistant or Associate Professor

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
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The University of Vermont College of Medicine and University of Vermont Health Network are seeking a full-time faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to join an enthusiastic team of professionals providing hospital psychiatry services in a community hospital.

The Central Vermont Medical Center operates fifteen adult inpatient psychiatry beds in association with inpatient services at the University of Vermont Medical Center and the Vermont Psychiatric Care Hospital, both of which are staffed independently. Inpatient psychiatric consultation to the medical and surgical patients is provided, as well as psychiatric services for the emergency department. The psychiatry program at CVMC is a clerkship site for University of Vermont medical students.

The selected candidate will be responsible for performing psychiatric evaluations, providing pharmacologic management, and contributing to the interdisciplinary collaboration in the program.

The ability to work collaboratively is an essential qualification, as is an appreciation of the value of interdisciplinary interventions and the role of multiple therapeutic modalities in the treatment of the patient. An interest in systems of care is encouraged. Knowledge of evidence-based medical practice and prior experience in hospital psychiatry is necessary.

Applicants must have a medical degree, be eligible for medical licensure in Vermont, and be board certified (preferable) or board eligible in psychiatry. Certification in Addiction, Geriatric, or Consultation Psychiatry is desirable but not required.

Berlin, Vermont is located in beautiful northern Vermont, surrounded by the Green, White, and Adirondack Mountains. Lake Champlain provides wonderful recreational opportunities and the region is a great place for families. The area is home to several universities and colleges that provide an academically stimulating and culturally rich environment. Montreal and Boston are within easy driving distances.

Applicants should apply online at

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Women Veterans and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

For further information, please contact:

Justin Knapp, M.D.
Department of Psychiatry
University of Vermont Health Network
Central Vermont Medical Center
P.O. Box 547
Barre, Vermont 05641
(802) 371-4316
Job Open Date 09/02/2016 Job Close Date Category Job Type

Position Information

Posting Number F601PO Department Psychiatry/55750 Advertising/Posting Title Assistant or Associate Professor FLSA Exempt Position Number 00024256 Employee FTE 1.0 Employee Term (months) 12

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    1. Curriculum Vitae
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      The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.