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 Posted February 21, 2017

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist in Tele-Psychiatry, F54320

Virginia Commonwealth University – VCU

Richmond, VA 23298

Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist with academic career interests to lead the growth of tele-psychiatry and provide access to care to underserved areas of the Commonwealth. This clinical work will also involve supervise/teach residents/medical students as well as mentoring faculty who have an interest in tele-psychiatry. This may also include working with Advanced Practice Nurses. This position provides a unique opportunity to work with specialties in the Children's Hospital of Richmond pediatric specialties and the Virginia Treatment Center for Children's inpatient and outpatient services.

The position will focus on psychiatric assessment and treatment, as well as consultation and liaison services and some rotational coverage for inpatient psychiatric services. VTCC works collaboratively within the VCU Health System and Children's Hospital of Richmond Pediatric Department, community-based child serving organizations, state agencies, and others to deliver exemplary psychiatric services. A new, state of the art facility will be opening in 2017, with expanded capacity for inpatient and outpatient, research and teaching facilities. As a VCU Department of Psychiatry Faculty member, the position will have the opportunity to teach and work with medical students, residents and fellows. The position reports to the Division Chair. Rotational evening/weekend coverage with VCU Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for inpatient services is shared within the Medical Team.

All successful candidates will be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and have demonstrated clinical experience with pediatric patients and their families, and fostering an interdisciplinary team approach. Experience with Tele-psychiatry is required and experience in academic setting is preferred. Must have demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment, or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.

VCU Department of Psychiatry http://psych.vcu.edu/ employs over 80 fulltime faculty and has well-funded research in genetics http://www.vipbg.vcu.edu/, addictions, child and women's mental health, and psychopharmacology. VCU is a large urban university with robust health science campus and 750-bed university hospital. Richmond, the State Capital, has moderate climate and a rich mix of history with modern facilities, excellent suburban housing, and public/private schools. Low cost of living.

Interested applicants should apply online at https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/58979.

Only electronic applications will be accepted.

All submitted applications must include a letter of interest and CV.

Questions should be directed to Tammy Newcomb, HR Manager at Tammy.Newcomb@VCUHEALTH.org.

Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, Affirmative Action University providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's status, political affiliation or disability.

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Posted August 23, 2016


‚Äč Chair of Psychiatry 

 Camden, New Jersey


Cooper University Health Care, Chair of Psychiatry

Anchored by a 635-bed Level I trauma center, Cooper University Health Care (CUHC) is a comprehensive integrated delivery system comprised in part by: MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, Cooper Heart Institute, Cooper Bone & Joint Institute, Cooper Urban Health Institute, Coriell Institute for Medical Research and Cooper Neurosciences Institute and Critical Care. In 2008, CUHC opened a $220M, 320,000 square foot expansion encompassing a new patient care pavilion attached to the existing facility. This project is part of an effort to create a regional health science campus in Camden, NJ, which will also include a new $130 million academic and research building, a stem cell institute, cancer institute, clinical research building and a clinical office building.

Initiated in 2012, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University occupies a 200,000 square foot, $139M building on the Cooper campus. The school offers training programs across a variety of fields for medical students, residents, fellows, nurses and allied health professionals.

CUHC seeks an accomplished physician leader who can build a comprehensive psychiatry service line and psychiatry residency in collaboration with Rowan University, and increase research and scholarly activity.  The Chair will report to the dean of the medical school for academic matters, to the senior executive vice president/chief physician executive for matters relating to CUCHC, and will receive an appointment from Rowan University.


  • Board certified psychiatrist with an MD or DO from an accredited institution; MBA, MHA or MPH would be a plus.
  • Demonstrated excellence in patient care, medical administration, clinical research, teaching and medical education.
  • Comfortable in the clinical setting, as well as in the contemporary health policy arena.
  • Experience as a physician leader of inpatient/outpatient and community-based psychiatric health in a health system or complex medical setting.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit; strong understanding of organizational dynamics and the skills to drive change in a complex environment with clarity and transparency.
  • Extensive experience and knowledge of addiction medicine.

Located in Camden, CUHC is proximal to the beautiful suburban towns of Haddonfield and Moorestown, and just across the river from Philadelphia. “In the past two years, major institutions like the Campbell Soup Company, Rutgers University and Cooper University Hospital have invested nearly $1 billion toward large-scale projects in Camden, which could create upwards of 1,000 new, permanent full- or part-time jobs in the city,” according to Next American City.

Please send a letter of interest and CV in Word format: Jane Fischer, Tyler & Company. E-mail: jfischer@tylerandco.com or 610-558-6100 ext. 231.

Cooper University Health Care is an AA/EO Employer



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