Psychiatrist - Instructor

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University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Psychiatrist - Instructor

Candidate must possess the following essential characteristics: flexible, affable, engaging and collaborative personality; outstanding interpersonal skills; positive outlook and energy; sense of humor; and the ability to interface with a variety of constituent groups as a key public relations officer for the department. Candidate should have a wide range of clinical/diagnostic skills based on comprehensive work experience/training and be proficient in the use of electronic medical records. Must have thorough knowledge of theoretical and pharmacologic issues and prescriptive practices related to the clinical treatment of common psychiatric and/or substance abuse disorders. Needs to work well in a collaborative work environment associated with being part of a group practice with common practice guidelines and expectations. Applicants must have the ability to practice efficiently including staying on time with clients and ensuring that all clinical documentation is maintained daily.

Provides psychiatric services, psychiatric medical care and medication management to students, faculty and staff on the Auraria Campus. General work schedule is M-F 8-5. In addition, there will be consultations and training sessions with mental health professionals at the three campus Counseling Centers. Position serves on the CARE Team (behavioral intervention team) for one of the institutions. Fully automated electronic medical record system is utilized. Faculty appointment in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine is at a level commensurate with experience. Two weeks per year of covering psychiatry residents at the University of Colorado Hospital is required.


Minimum Qualifications

  • MD/DO
  • Professional Licensure or Eligible for Licensure in State of Colorado with no practice restrictions
  • Board Certified or Eligible for Board Certification

Salary and Benefits:

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 Employee Services.

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.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:

Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 11230

When applying, applicants must include:
  1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
  2. A current Resume/CV
  3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 21323 - SOM-PSYCH-OTHR CLIN SVS-GEN OP

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Sep 28, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Steve Monaco

Posting Contact Email:

Position Number: 00701286





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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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