College / University, Hospital, Public and Private
Mental Health/Social Services
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Children’s Hospital Colorado invites applications for the position of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. The Section of Pediatric Behavioral Health is a vital and growing research, teaching, and clinical section in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. This section has recently completed an ambitious strategic plan which includes recruitment of more than 10 faculty positions over the course of the next year. Based at the Anschutz Medical and Research Campus, the Section of Pediatric Psychiatry benefits from affiliation with world class interdisciplinary professional education, research programs and clinical services.
The Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist must demonstrate clinical experience and excellence with children and adolescents and the ability to manage different levels of acuity, including psychiatric patients in in inpatient and partial hospitalizations settings, on the medical floors in consultation and liaison service, in outpatient clinic, day treatment, and in the Emergency Department. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to apply and implement evidence based approaches to care. A history of teaching and mentoring residents, medical students and working with milieu staff is also desired. Scholarly activities are encouraged and supported.
Applicants must possess a Colorado Medical License, DEA Certificate, Board Certified in Psychiatry, Board eligible in Child Psychiatry. Must obtain Medical staff privileges within Children’s Hospital Colorado. Must have prior experience in a Child Psychiatric setting, having completed a child/adolescent residency, academic/residency program related experience highly desirable. Must be board certified within 3 years.
Clinical experience in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry preferred. Leadership and teaching experience valued.
Additional Salary Information: Salary and Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at www.cu.edu/employee-services.
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Internal Number: 13478
About University of Colorado, School of Medicine
The University of Colorado | Anschutz Medical Campus is a comprehensive urban research university serving more than 28,000 students in metropolitan Denver and online. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado public institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer 119 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The University of Colorado | Anschutz Medical Campus is well known for its distinctive and highly productive research programs, its world-class health facilities at the Anschutz Medical Campus and its well-established partnerships in business, industry and government. These campuses currently have over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at our Anschutz Medical Campus, a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver. Denver is one of America’s most vibrant urban centers and the downtown campus, located just steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts a...nd the LoDo District, affords our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.