Psychiatrist, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry - McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA


McLean Hospital is inviting applications for a half-time position as a Psychiatrist in Charge on an inpatient unit, with the possibility of a full-time position by combining clinical services in other divisions.


Clinical duties will include the provision of direct clinical services to inpatients. Duties may also include a pre-negotiated amount of weekend inpatient coverage.


Applicants must have a M.D. and board certification in psychiatry. Added qualification in geriatric psychiatry is required. Applicants must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of MA. The ideal candidate has expertise in diagnosing and treating psychiatric disorders in older adults, comfort with managed care, and one or more years of post-training clinical experience. Qualified women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.


Salary and recruitment package will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position will incorporate Harvard Medical School appointments commensurate with qualifications meeting HMS academic appointment criteria for Instructor or Assistant Professor.


Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae along with the names and addresses of three references to the search committee chair:
Brent Forester, MD, Chief, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

McLean Hospital, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of McLean Hospital to affirmatively provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants for employment and existing employees without regard to their race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, ancestry, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender orientation or any other basis that would be in violation of any applicable law or regulation. McLean Hospital does conduct a pre-employment drug screening, and any offer of employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of the screening.  


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