The Division of Clinical Sciences at the University of California, Riverside is recruiting faculty members within the Department of Psychiatry. The successful applicant must qualify for an academic appointment in Professor of Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series at the Assistant, Associate, or Full professor rank. We seek clinical educators and researchers to participate actively in our academic mission. UCR Psychiatry provides a rewarding environment to practice clinically surrounded by active learners with the encouragement and support to pursue scholarly activity. Our department runs an active translational research program with collaborations with faculty across our university. Applicants with additional certification in child & adolescent, geriatric, addiction, forensic and consultation-liaison are encouraged to apply. Experience and interest in telepsychiatry are preferred. The successful candidates will practice at UCR Health clinical sites and/or affiliated hospitals/practices in Riverside, Orange County and Palm Springs areas.
UCR Psychiatry supports a vibrant medical student education program as well a renowned psychiatry residency program with fellowships in child/adolescent psychiatry and addiction medicine. UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse faculty and student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification. Advancement through the faculty ranks at the University of California is through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 2-3 years, each of which includes substantial peer input.
The successful candidates must possess an M.D. or equivalent degree and be eligible to practice in the State of California by the time of employment. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible (only within three years of completing residency) with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. The successful candidates will also be expected to show a strong commitment to the education of medical students, residents, and fellows. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in research, scholarly activities, University and public service appropriate for the academic appointments in Professor of Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical series. Applicants must qualify for medical staff privileges at UCR Health and our affiliated hospitals. Rank will be determined based on qualifications and experience.
Initial review of applications will begin on November 01, 2020, and applicants will be considered until the positions are filled.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: JPF01320
About University of California, Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.