The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is offering a full-time faculty position for an academically-oriented BC/BE psychiatrist in the Division of Consultation/Liaison Psychiatry. Rank, tenure status and salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. This position provides an excellent opportunity for a clinician teacher who enjoys collaborative work and enjoys interdisciplinary training of residents, fellows, medical students and other professionals. Primary responsibilities include provision of hospital-based clinical consultation and liaison services within the medical center. Educational responsibilities include participation in the teaching and supervision of psychiatry residents and medical students. Involvement in research activities is encouraged. UAB is a major regional medical center with excellent resources and benefits. The university is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Assignment Category: Full-Time
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track
Academically-oriented BC/BE psychiatrist
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Internal Number: 8482
About University of Alabama, Birmingham
In fall 2018, UAB had a third consecutive year of record-high over all enrollment with 21,923 students, including its largest freshman class ever (2,299), with enrollment growth in every school on campus and in the acclaimed UAB Honors College. The freshman class had an average ACT of 25.2 and GPA of 3.73- both higher than 2017. UAB's students are talented and diverse, with minority students making up 40.5 percent of the freshman class and 39.7 percent of the entire of the student body. Logo Logo UAB is was recently recognized as the Top Young University in the U.S. and 10th globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. UAB research expenditures are at a record high, exceeding $562 million in FY17, and UAB ranks 15th in federal funding nationally among public universities (top 4 percent) and 31st overall (top 5 percent). In National Institutes of Health funding, UAB ranks 8th among public universities (top 2 percent) and 23rd overall (top 4 percent) with more than $244 million. UAB Health system has over one million patient visits annually and is home to Alabama's largest hospital and the 3rd largest public hospital in the U.S. UAB houses the state's only level ...1 adult trauma center and the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama and a five-state region. UAB is the state's largest single-site employer, with more than 23,000 employees, and has an annual economic impact of over $7.15 billion on Alabama.