Department of Psychiatry
Penn Behavioral Health

Open Positions

Assistant Professor - Academic Clinician - Geriatric Psychiatry
Posting Department: Psychiatry
Expire Date: 02/25/2016
The Department of Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure academic-clinician track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Geriatric Psychiatry with a focus on Inpatient Psychiatry with experience as an attending psychiatrist. Responsibilities include direction and supervision of all activities related to a team of psychiatric inpatients at Pennsylvania Hospital that will include direction of patient care, supervision of the establishment of diagnosis, development and implementation of treatment plans, documentation of treatment services and supervision of all clinical personnel. Duties will also include teaching of trainees including medical students and psychiatric residents, and the provision of psychiatric consultations to patients hospitalized on the various services of the general hospital with appropriate follow-up as indicated. Applicants must have an M.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and clinical care.

Board Certification/Board Eligibility in psychiatry and PA medical license required. Candidate will have completed residency training in psychiatry at an ACGME accredited institution.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.


Apply for this position online at: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d3557