The Mental Health Policy and Services Research Center's goal is to improve the care of persons with mental illness in community settings through research, evaluation, and translating findings into practice. The Center collaborates extensively with the behavioral health system in Philadelphia and with a number of other state and local systems. For further information on the Center please see http://www.med.upenn.edu/cmhspr/. Research areas of particular interest to the Center are the development of effective interventions for children in community settings, research on diffusion of effective interventions into practice, research on the effects of organizational structure and financial strategies to improve client outcomes, research on the social context of persons with serious mental illness, community integration, and consumer operated services. We are specifically seeking faculty with research interests in mental health services research within the child and aging populations to complement existing research programs.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
Apply for this position online at: http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d3321