Assistant Professor in Psychiatry

  • UK HealthCare
  • Lexington, KY, USA
  • Feb 04, 2021

Job Description

The Department of Psychiatry at the University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine is seeking a residency-trained, board certified/board eligible Assistant Professor. The successful candidate must be committed to excellence in clinical care as well as teaching, administration, and professional development. Preferred experience includes previous experience in providing psychiatric services to adults, treating patients with substance use disorders, as well as experience in teaching medical students, residents, and other health professionals. This position will be instrumental to expand outpatient physician coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric conditions as well as the diagnosis and treatment of patients with substance use disorders. In addition, this position will assist in providing on-call coverage of the inpatient units for the adult division. The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine strives to provide the highest level of patient care, innovative educational programs, active research in mental illness and advocacy throughout the state of Kentucky and beyond. These pursuits have helped the department win the American College of Psychiatrists’ Award for Creativity in Psychiatric Education not once, but twice. To apply, please submit a CV and cover letter along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.