Mental Health Professionals Loan Repayment Program Opportunity Available For Eligible Inpatient Faculty!
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences of the McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas
Health Science Center at Houston is seeking part-time and full-time
qualified psychologists to join our excellent inpatient
faculty team at the UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center (UTHealth HCPC). Affiliated with Department of
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UTHealth HCPC is
the second largest freestanding psychiatric facility in the
U.S. The hospital is fully accredited by The Joint
Commission, which awarded UTHealth HCPC a “Top
Performer in Key Quality Measures.”
Position Key Accountabilities: Inpatient psychology faculty provide evidence-based individual and group psychotherapy services and psychological assessments as part of the HCPC Psychology Services team. The position also provides opportunities for exceptional teaching and clinical supervision for psychology predoctoral interns, postdoctoral fellows, practicum students, and psychiatry residents. Selected candidates are expected to contribute to the Department’s mission of education, research and patient care, and to participate in the teaching and clinical supervision of psychology predoctoral interns, postdoctoral fellows, practicum students, and psychiatry residents. Be a part of a robust collegial atmosphere that fosters collaboration, innovation, and teamwork!
Qualifications: Qualified applicants must possess a PsyD or PhD in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA accredited program and be licensed, or license eligible, by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists. Depending on qualifications and credentials, faculty appointment at the level of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor will be offered.
For more information about these unique academically driven positions or to apply for them, please write to Jair C. Soares, M.D., Ph.D. Professor and Chair, and include a copy of your curriculum vitae and a letter of interest to 1941 East Road, Houston, Texas 77054, e-mail: Jair.C.Soares@uth.tmc.edu; phone: 713-486-2507; fax 713-486-2553. Interested candidates must apply via the UTHealth Career Webpage at https://www.uth.edu/careers/. Only electronic applications submitted via the UTHealth online system will be considered. EOE/M/F/Disabled/Vet.