The Department of Psychiatry at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center invites applications for a faculty position for a senior health psychologist (Associate Professor or Professor) to provide leadership in the Health System's provision and expansion of behavioral health care to persons with physical illness and prevention. Responsibilities also include developing funded research, mentoring junior faculty, liaison with other psychologists on both VCU campuses, and supervising the Director of Training for our APA accredited post-doctoral fellowship in clinical health psychology. Candidates must have completed an APA-accredited Ph.D. or Psy.D. program, be eligible for licensure as a clinical psychologist in Virginia and have ABPP Board Certification in Clinical Health Psychology or be eligible to apply for certification. The successful applicant will have demonstrated experience in funded clinical research in health psychology. History of external funding and multidisciplinary collaborations highly desirable. Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.
VCU Department of Psychiatry http://psych.vcu.edu/ employs over 80 fulltime faculty and has well-funded research in genetics http://www.vipbg.vcu.edu/, addictions, child and women's mental health, and psychopharmacology. VCU is a large urban university with robust health science campus and 750-bed university hospital. Richmond, the State Capital, has moderate climate and a rich mix of history with modern facilities, excellent suburban housing, and public/private schools. Low cost of living.
Interested applicants should apply online at https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/67343. Only electronic applications will be accepted. All submitted applications must include a letter of interest and CV. Questions should be directed to Tammy Newcomb Beltz, HR Manager at Tammy.Beltz@VCUHEALTH.org. Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, Affirmative Action University providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's status, political affiliation or disability.
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