Assistant/Associate/Professor (all ranks, all tracks) of Psychiatry - Mo-CHILD Center of Excellenc

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Job ID 27349
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Location Columbia

Job Description

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Missouri, has an exciting opportunity for full-time, board-certified, or board-eligible child and adolescent psychiatrists to join our growing psychiatric team.

The Mo-CHILD Center of Excellence will lead the nation in child welfare, health, and mental health integration. The center will develop and implement innovative multi-system strategies to increase the safety and wellbeing of children and youth involved in child welfare and other related child and family serving systems.
These goals of the center will be achieved through simultaneous, integrated, and evolving activities supported by multiple schools within the University of Missouri working collaboratively with each other and with the Missouri Department of Social Services, Children's Division, MO HealthNet Division, Missouri Department of Mental Health, and other partners as appropriate.

The clinician will review of information provided by psychologist or nurse care manager. Maintain up to date information regarding the use of psychotropic medications in children and youth as well as issues that impact children in state custody such as trauma
Regular consultations with prescribers, non-prescribers and staff. Will attend administrative planning meetings and Department of Social Services meetings. Other duties as assigned. Reports to Department of Psychiatry, Director of Child Psychiatry program.

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Missouri is dedicated to the treatment of patients, education of learners and research into mental illness. The department provides a full array of services including inpatient care at the University of Missouri Psychiatric Hospital (MUPC), 24/7 emergency and hospital consultative services and outpatient adult and child clinics.

The University of Missouri is located in Columbia, Missouri. Columbia offers small-town friendliness with big city features and a high quality of life for people of all ages and interests. Columbia is just a two-hour drive from St. Louis or Kansas City, Columbia has received numerous national awards and recognitions. The book "50 Fabulous Places to Raise Your Family" has this to say: "Columbia is a fast-growing city, valued for its highly educated work force, low cost of living, favorable government attitude toward business, award-winning schools and nationally recognized quality of life."

This position will hold a title of Assistant, Associate, or Professor (tenure or non-tenure track) of Psychiatry. Salary will be dependent on qualifications and experience. Send inquiries to John Lauriello, M.D., Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, University of Missouri-Columbia, One Hospital Drive, DC067.00, Columbia, MO 65211


M.D., or D.O., Board-certified, or board-eligible in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.


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Posted: 8/7/2018
Application Due: 10/6/2018
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