Assistant Professor

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Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) has initiated a search for a talented general psychiatrist at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.  EVMS is located in a beautiful, coastal area of Virginia in the second largest metropolitan area in the state.  This is a full-time position in a department that has a major commitment to clinical, educational and teaching activities. 


Clinical responsibilities include inpatient, emergency and consultation on-call coverage at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, as well as outpatient services at Eastern Virginia Medical School’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Clinical interests in the areas of ECT, TMS and consultation/liaison psychiatry are especially welcomed. Teaching responsibilities include education and supervision of psychiatric residents and medical students, as well as students from related disciplines, including Psychology.  The position also includes opportunity for participation in research activities within an academic culture, which places EVMS at the forefront of mental health advances. 


Currently the EVMS Department of Psychiatry includes 21 full-time faculty members, and the Residency Training Program has 16 residents and is fully accredited by ACGME.  The successful candidate should have the ability to significantly contribute to the tripartite mission of education, research and patient-centered quality care.  Eastern Virginia Medical School encourages all inquiries, and all applications will be held in strictest confidence.  Qualified applicants will be reviewed in the order by which their applications are received, and the process will continue until the current position is filled.


Applicants must be board-certified or board-eligible in Psychiatry through the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and have a current, active medical license.


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