Internal Title: Director of Psychiatry
Posting Number: STA01373PO18
College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support
Department: SAAS Health Services
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Health and Human Services
Advertised Job Summary: The Director of Psychiatry is responsible for oversight of Psychiatric Services within the Counseling and Psychiatry unit (CAP) of Student Health Services which also includes patient care. This position is responsible for the provision of quality, accessible and affordable psychiatric care as part of a multidisciplinary mental health unit housed in a patient-centered medical home environment. This position is part of the leadership team of CAP and oversees all psychiatric service providers, programs, services and activities related to psychiatric services. Individual will participate as part of the medical leadership team and provide oversight for a wide variety of neurological, emotional, physiological and mental health conditions, including acute, as well as chronic conditions. Individual will ensure compliance with policies/procedures for the agency, unit, and accreditation standards to include monitoring of controlled substances of staff.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): A doctorate in medicine from an accredited school. License to practice medicine in the state of South Carolina (or eligible). Board certified in psychiatry. Minimum of 5 years experience in psychiatry. Must obtain and maintain credentials, privileges, and specialty broad certification as a condition of employment. Essential personnel in an emergency or campus crisis.
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.