Assistant Professor of Clinical Child Psychiatry

Yale University

Description

The Yale Child Study Center seeks an Assistant Professor of Clinical Child Psychiatry to provide inpatient consultation-liaison to a rehabilitative children’s hospital.  This faculty position will oversee: (1) Psychotropic medication management;  (2) As needed, psychiatric diagnostic assessments; and (3) Discharge planning around psychiatric and behavioral health needs and ongoing psychotherapy and medication management.  They will regularly attend virtually or in person medical team meetings during which patients’ needs and progress are regularly reviewed and provide as needed teleconsultation to the team when not physically on site.  The position provides these services one day per week in New York, provides 25% effort at Turnbridge providing psychiatric services to substance-using adolescents, and 5% for on-call at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

Qualifications

Successful candidates will have a knowledge of developmental disabilities and the behavioral and physical health challenges for children with severe and chronic rehabilitative needs from brain injuries, genetic disorders, and related neurological conditions.    

Application Instructions

Applicants should submit a CV, three letters of reference, and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience.  Please apply at: http://apply.interfolio.com/89077

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.