Assistant Professor Health Programs

Job description

Job no: 706185
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Human Medicine
Department: Psychiatry Human Medicine 10022696
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing, Lansing
Categories: Education/Training, Health Care Professional, Fixed Term Faculty, Full Time (90-100%), Non-Union
Position Summary

This MD/DO qualified position will provide inpatient psychiatry contracted services at a department-affiliated hospital on a geropsychiatry unit. A replacement hospital is opening in 2021 with a 16-bed geropsychiatry unit. The individual selected will provide clinical supervision to psychiatry residents; supervise medical students and teach medical student courses in the Colleges of Human Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Doctorate -General Psychiatry/Geropsychiatry

Minimum Requirements
  • An MD or DO degree is required; board certified/eligible.
  • Candidates must be eligible for a physician license in the State of Michigan, have a strong interest and experience in academic psychiatry, demonstrate clinical responsibility and strong teaching and communication team skills.
  • Psychiatry residency.
Desired Qualifications
  • Geropsychiatry fellowship
Required Application Materials
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Special Instructions

Questions or inquires can be directed to Christine Shafer, MD, search committee Chair, at [email protected].

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Summary of Health Risks

Face-to-face patient care in inpatient and outpatient psychiatric settings


MSU Statement

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Advertised: Jun 1, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Jun 1, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time




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Posted: 6/3/2021
Application Due: 8/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time