Job Title: Assistant Professor
Location: Augusta University
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 220698
With expanding programs and financial stability, the Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at Augusta University now seeks a licensed psychologist to lead the expansion of the public psychiatry partnership with the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities. Positions will manage clinical care at East Central Regional Hospital-Augusta (located only five miles from the medical school campus), an Augusta University teaching facility with a 90-bed psychiatric facility, 71 forensic beds and a developmental disabilities facility caring for over 100 individuals. Positions will enhance teaching throughout the department by expanding the Augusta University presence and enhancing core didactic and residency practical instruction in psychiatry and psychology.
Candidates will also be expected to contribute to activities related to public policy and regulation of psychology in the state of Georgia. A detailed description of the department structure, programs, research and education is provided on the departmental website. The successful candidate will be approved to the academic faculty at Augusta University at a rank commensurate with experience and previous academic achievements.
All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review. For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.
The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree(s) as well as post-secondary coursework in the form of original transcript(s). Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.
To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty.
Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.
Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans. Other Information This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success." Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.
Minimum Education Requirements PhD or PsyDMust be a licensed psychologist in the state of Georgia.