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Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychologist

Ph.D. degree in clinical psychology from an American Psychological Association accredited program and completion of an internship accredited by the American Psychological Association. The candidate must have a current license to practice by the GA State Board of Examiners of Psychologist or be license-eligible in GA. The candidate must have an outstanding reputation in the field along with excellent organizational skills. The candidate must have the ability to work successfully in a complex environment and to communicate effectively. The candidate must have academic qualifications commensurate with an appointment at or above the level of Assistant Professor.

For initial inquires or questions, please contact:
Dr. Ed Craighead, PhD
ecraigh@emory.edu  
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Academic Addiction Psychiatrist

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Emory University School of Medicine is seeking a full-time Addiction Psychiatrist to join its outpatient faculty. As part of a growing Addiction Psychiatry Service, this position will offer the opportunity to participate in clinical care and education. Support staff for scheduling and case management will be provided.

Clinical outpatient addiction care, teaching and collaboration are priorities for this position. Research or related-funds can offset the percent time for any of these activities. All faculty are encouraged to supervise residents and fellows. Proportional call is an expected clinical responsibility with cross coverage availability for vacations and conferences. Office space will be provided at the newly built Emory Brain Health Center, which includes on-site parking, as well as lab and urine drug screen testing. Successful candidates will work within a multidisciplinary treatment team with expertise in addictions. Services including scheduling and intake coordination will be provided. The position also allows for CME time with monetary allowance, relocation, and an advantageous retirement plan.

The rank of the appointment is open and will be commensurate with the experience and professional accomplishments of the selected applicants. Applicants should hold an unrestricted license for the state of Georgia and be board certified in Psychiatry. The candidate must be board eligible in Addiction Psychiatry. Obtaining board certification will be a requirement for retention.  Consistent with the current vision and mission of the department and the division, preference will be given to applicants who have a combined and integrated interest in clinical, research, and teaching activities. Appointment at any level beyond Assistant Professor will require a successful record of external funding to support research activities, administrative experience, and an active publication record of accomplished research. 

For initial inquires or questions, please contact:
Dr. Justine Welsh, MD 
justine.welsh@emory.edu 
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Assertive Community Treatment Psychiatrist

Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in Atlanta, Georgia is seeking qualified candidates at the Assistant and/or Associate Professor (M.D.) rank to lead one of three Assertive Community Treatment teams.  The successful candidate should be board eligible or board certified in Psychiatry.  The successful candidate would join our Behavioral Health Community team at Grady Memorial Hospital treating high need indigent, mentally ill adults as part of a multidisciplinary team to facilitate consumer recovery and reduce or eliminate psychiatric hospitalizations and/or incarceration. The successful candidate will be responsible to provide leadership related to the treatment plan, perform assessments, prescribe medication, and evaluate progress.   The applicant will have the opportunity to supervise residents and students, as well as participate in relevant clinical research.  It is also expected that physicians model leadership to Grady staff and promote a culture of a high performing team that works both independently and together to efficiently and effectively meet patient needs. Previous ACT experience, two years of experience with the severe and persistent mentally ill population, graduate from a community psychiatry program

For initial inquires or questions, please contact:
Dr. Barbara D’Orio, MD
bdorio@emory.edu 
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ER Psychiatric Attending

The attending will be assigned to the 12 bed Psychiatric Emergency Room (PER) under the administrative responsibility of the Medical Director of Emergency Psychiatry. The PER is staffed with nurses, social workers, mental health technicians, residents and students from Emory/ MSM medical, nursing and PA schools. In this position the attending will be responsible for covering the clinical service on the PER for 32 hours of shift coverage per week (4 eight hour shifts) including shifts overnight and on weekends and holidays. The attending will also be responsible for 8 additional hours of administrative time which could include teaching, residency supervision, quality improvement projects, CME, presentations at national meetings on emergency psychiatry and research in emergency psychiatry. The administrative time will be agreed upon with the Medical Director of Emergency Psychiatry as part of the attending’s faculty development plan and will be accounted for in the monthly faculty time reports.

For initial inquires or questions, please contact:
Dr. Grayson Norquist
grayson.norquist@emory.edu
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Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist

The Emory Clinic is seeking an academic or clinical psychiatrist interested in joining a vibrant mental health team. Our clinicians, educators and researchers are invested in providing high quality care in an innovative environment. The qualified candidate will serve as a full-time attending in the adult outpatient program of Emory Clinic and will help develop evidence-based and specialty treatment programs and educate the next generation of psychiatrist. The attending will provide psychiatric care to patients with primarily mood and anxiety disorders, supervise residents and participate in administrative and educational processes of the department. There are opportunities to participate in research in the clinic as well as quality improvement initiatives. 

This full time position provides approximately one full day for the attending to address administration and academic interests. As a member of the Department of Psychiatry Faculty, the attending will be responsible for sharing on call coverage of the inpatient services at Emory Wesley Wood Hospital and telephonic support of other behavioral health specialists at Emory. Research or related-funds can offset the percent time for any of these activities.

For initial inquires or questions, please contact:
Dr. Toby Goldsmith, MD
toby.goldsmith@emory.edu 
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