Lead Psychiatrist, CAPS

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The University of Georgia’s University Health Center seeks candidates for the position of Lead Psychiatrist in Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS). This position is full-time, twelve-month, and benefited. This position reports to the Senior Director of CAPS, is administratively responsible for the oversight of outpatient psychiatric services, and supervises psychiatric staff and the clinic assistant. This position also provides expert consultation to staff throughout the Health Center and participates in Medical Staff oversight of safety and quality in care provision.

Minimum qualifications are an MD or DO Degree and completion of an accredited psychiatric residency, BC/BE in psychiatry, and licensure in the state of Georgia.

Desired qualifications include familiarity and skill with brief assessment, crisis intervention, completion of an accredited child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship, one year of clinical experience in a university counseling or mental health setting, and/or one year of experience as a consulting psychiatrist in a Collaborative Care Model or similar.

The University of Georgia is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. We strongly encourage women, minorities and other diverse candidates to consider applying for this position, and maintain that all candidates should share our commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Interested applicants are asked to apply by clicking on the apply button and for full consideration submit their application, curriculum vitae and list of professional references. Optional items to include are three letters of recommendation. Information about CAPS and the University Health Center can be found at http://www.uhs.uga.edu.

This position will be open until filled; to ensure full consideration please apply by August 15, 2018. The prospective hire for the position will be subject to a background investigation per University System of Georgia policies. For more information, contact Randi Davis, [email protected] 
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests.




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Posted: 12/11/2018
Application Due: 2/9/2019
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