The Department of Psychiatry at Penn State Health is seeking a talented faculty member.
Opportunity highlights include:
Open-rank, tenure track
Clinical opportunities linked to the candidate’s areas of expertise and protected research time.
A Division with a strong background in the multimodal treatment of behavioral, sleep and emotional disorders, with an emphasis on developing translationally informed interventions.
The Department of Psychiatry is comprised of 54 faculty members with nearly half in the Child Division.
APA approved Psychology Internship and a Child Psychiatry Fellowship.
A Department with a growing research portfolio.
Penn State Health offers a vast array of clinical and academic resources, a strong collaborative atmosphere, as well as close ties with other Penn State University programs.
Areas of interest across the Division include cognitive and affective neuroscience, social development and the assessment and treatment of youth with ADHD, disruptive behavioral disorders, autism spectrum disorders, addictions, eating disorders, anxiety, and depression.
Advanced degree of Ph.D. in clinical psychology or MD with completion of child psychiatry fellowship program.
Board certification/eligibility in Psychiatry.
Preference will be given to applicants with an established record (senior positions) or potential for (junior faculty) obtaining external funding and publishing studies in high quality peer-reviewed journals.
Established productivity is preferred in an area related to pediatric psychopathology and a demonstrated potential for external funding.
Particularly interested in applicants who carry out team-based, clinical research with underserved or at-risk populations that would complement the research interests of current faculty and enhance our teaching and mentoring of diverse students.
Licensed for the practice of medicine, or ability to obtain licensing, in the State of Pennsylvania.
Interested applicants, please send CV and Cover letter to Patty Shipton, FASPR, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applicants will continue until the position is filled.
The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. EOE-AA-M/F/D/V. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
Internal Number: 7325
About Penn State Health
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.