Assistant / Associate / Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Indiana University Bloomington School of Medicine
United States

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Title Outpatient Psychiatrist and Assistant/Associate/Professor of Clinical Psychiatry

Specific Title

Appointment Type Open

Department IUSM - Psychiatry

Campus IU School of Medicine Indianapolis

Position Summary

Outpatient Psychiatrist – Mental Health Services

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry – Department of Psychiatry

IU School of Medicine Department of Mental Health Services and the Department of Psychiatry is seeking to fill an immediate opportunity for a psychiatrist to join the school and primarily provide clinical care to medical learners and trainees.

The primary role of this position will be to provide direct clinical care to trainees within the school of medicine including medical students, graduate students, residents and fellows. This will include clinical evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of psychiatric disorders involving the establishment of treatment goals, treatment planning, medication management, and collaboration with the team. Collaborative work entails consultation with DMHS team members, other clinical providers, and school stakeholders, including faculty, administrators and staff.

Additional responsibilities include telemedicine follow-up visits for medical learner at regional campuses, participation in staff meetings, and case conferences. This position also has the potential to support programming, outreach, and other activities to advance the delivery of mental health services across IU School of Medicine’s nine locations.

This position includes an appointment as an assistant professor of clinical psychiatry in the IU School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry. Because this position delivers psychiatric care to IU School of Medicine learners and trainees, this role will not include teaching or supervision responsibilities. This position includes opportunities to provide lectures and workshops and to participate in school of medicine committee work, if desired.

About Mental Health Services: The Department of Mental Health Services promotes psychological health, well-being, and success for all Indiana University School of Medicine learners and trainees across the State of Indiana. We deliver professional and comprehensive counseling and psychiatric services, programming, and outreach, as well as support the broader School of Medicine community and foster an environment where learners can thrive.

As member of the Department of Mental Health Services team working with IUSM medical trainees, you will have the opportunity to:

• evaluate and treat mental health concerns.
• contribute toward personal development, maturation, and wellness.
• facilitate adjustment to the School of Medicine, residency training programs, and fellowship programs.
• support academic persistence.

About Department of Psychiatry: The Department of Psychiatry at IU School of Medicine has a broad research, clinical, and teaching mission and maintains both a clinical psychology internship and psychiatry residency program, in addition to training rotations for medical and graduate students.

Application Instructions: Please include (1) a letter of interest (2) a curriculum vitae. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. If invited to interview, please be prepared to provide 3 letters of recommendation at that time. Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a building a diverse learning environment and on supporting the professional development of ethnic minorities, women, and people with disabilities. The Department of Psychiatry strongly encourages applications from women and minorities.

About IU, IU School of Medicine, and Indianapolis: Indiana University is a multi-campus public research institution, and a world leader in professional, medical, and technological education with an annual operating budget of $2.1 billion. IUSM is the largest medical school in the United States with a student body that includes over 43% women and 36% ethnic minorities. IUSM has over $320 million in grants awarded for fiscal year 2015-2016, the majority of which come from the NIH. Additionally, IUSM provides an interdisciplinary and interactive scientific environment with many multidisciplinary centers and state-of-the-art core facilities.

Indianapolis is a diverse, centrally-located city that lies within 3 driving hours of other major population centers such as Chicago, Cincinnati, and Louisville. It is 14th largest city in the United States and is growing and thriving economically thanks to a strong corporate base anchored by the life sciences. Indiana is home to one of the largest concentrations of health sciences companies in the nation, which contribute over $44 billion annually to the local economy. Our dynamic downtown is a bustling commercial center, entertainment destination and residential neighborhood. The growing residential base is supported by rich amenities and quality of life – the city possesses a variety of professional sports, arts venues and outdoor recreation areas. For additional information on life in Indy, visit or

Basic Qualifications

Candidates must possess an M.D. or D.O., have completed a residency in Psychiatry, be board-certified or board-eligible by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and be eligible for licensure in the State of Indiana.

Seeking candidates with experience working with university-age students and a multicultural international population; experience in outpatient psychiatry including psychopharmacology, crisis intervention and brief psychotherapeutic intervention for mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance abuse and psychotic disorders; experience in peer review, committee work, quality improvement initiatives and electronic medical records.

Department Contact for Questions

Denise Haws, SHRM-CP, PHR, CPTD

Christopher R. Paynter, SHRM-CP, PHR

OAA # IUSM006562016

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

*How did you hear about this position?
Personal Contact: At Professional Meeting or Conference
Personal Contact: Direct Contact by Search Committee
Personal Contact: Referred by colleague or advisor
Personal Contact: School of Medicine recruiter
Personal Contact: IUHP Physician Recruiter
Announcement: Other Journal or Magazine
Announcement: Other Website

*Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of Application
  • Optional Documents
  • List Of References
  • Letter of Reference 1
  • Letter of Reference 2
  • Letter of Reference 3

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