Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

University of Pennsylvania Perelman

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the non-tenure clinician educator track. Expertise is required in the specific area of clinical research focused on promoting the mental health of youth in school and primary care settings, including the ability to acquire federal funding for research and publish in high impact journals. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree. Licensed to practice Psychology in the state of PA.

Teaching responsibilities may include teaching, supervising, and mentoring fellows, residents, externs, graduate students, and undergraduates.

Clinical responsibilities may include conducting diagnostic evaluations and providing evidence-based interventions individually and in group contexts for youth and their families through the ADHD Center.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include collaborative and/or investigator-led clinical research in pediatric mental health related to psychosocial intervention development and the implementation of evidence-based intervention and prevention programs in school and primary care settings.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.