The Collaborative Care & Wellness Division of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry invites applications for a full-time Psychiatrist position as an Assistant Professor. We are recruiting for a candidate with outstanding clinical and supervisory skills with a focus on integrated team based care within the primary care setting.
The Departments of Psychiatry and Medicine at the University Of Rochester Medical Center seek a full-time psychiatrist at the assistant professor level with an interest in evidence-based clinical service and research in an integrated primary care practice setting. Targeted diagnoses include Autism Spectrum Disorder, and other intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), sickle cell disease, cystic fibrosis, and other pediatric onset conditions. The psychiatrist is an integral member of the UR primary care site team across primary care practices with integrated behavioral health teams. These teams include therapists, care managers, psychologists, and psychiatric nurse practitioners. This provider will be based primarily at the Complex Care Center, an innovative interdisciplinary primary care setting targeting adults with pediatric onset conditions, including, but not limited to intellectual and developmental disabilities, cystic fibrosis, sickle cell disease, spina bifida, metabolic disorders, congenital heart disease, childhood cancers, myotonic dystrophy, and cerebral palsy and a Medical Group, an urban family practice targeting the Medicaid population. Patients seen at these practices will require psychiatric consultations to their collaborative care teams in areas of complex mood disorders, psychotic disorders, autism spectrum disorders, and comorbid complex medical conditions, among others.
The successful candidate will have expertise in evidence-based treatment of psychosis and complex medical conditions, autism spectrum disorder and other IDD, trauma, and collaborative care with a multidisciplinary team, and a developing program of research in these fields. The candidate is expected to provide direct clinical consultation through a variety of modalities including telephonic, telemedicine, to primary care teams, and direct patient face to face encounters. Applicants must possess a current NYS license and DEA number and be a board certified psychiatrist. Interest in working in an evolving fully integrated program is required.
Candidates must meet the following requirements:
1. Board eligible psychiatrist
2. Active NYS license
3. Active DEA certification
4. Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively in a team setting.
5. Excellent communication skills. Positive, flexible, and solution-focused attitude.
6. Ability to quickly synthesize medical and psychiatric data and formulate effective and evidence- based clinical recommendations.
Highly competitive salary and benefits package is available. The University of Rochester Medical Center is located in a culturally diverse and vibrant community in upstate New York. There is a long history and strong partnership between Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Medicine with rich opportunities for professional growth. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity University that values diversity. Members of underrepresented groups, including people of color and those with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. A letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference should be addressed to:
The University of Rochester is one of the country's top-tier research universities. Our 158 buildings house more than 200 academic majors, more than 2,000 faculty and instructional staff, and some 11,100 students.Learning at the University of Rochester is also on a very personal scale. Rochester remains one of the smallest and most collegiate among top research universities, with smaller classes, a low 10:1 student to teacher ratio, and increased interactions with faculty.