Clinical and Research Positions in Geriatric Psychiatry


The Department of Psychiatry at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), Division of Geriatric Psychiatry is expanding outpatient clinical geriatric psychiatry services and our multi-disciplinary dementia care program to serve the needs of our older adult population and to enhance collaborations with primary care practices. We are seeking academically-oriented geriatric psychiatrists or specialty-trained psychiatrists with relevant expertise ( such as neuropsychiatry, medical psychiatry, palliative care experience) to contribute to the development of these programs. We also seek applications from research-oriented geriatric psychiatrists to participate in ongoing Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry of Aging research activities or to advance independent avenues of research. Geriatric Psychiatry at BWH builds upon departmental and institutional strengths in Neuropsychiatry, Medical Psychiatry,  Alzheimer’s Disease research and treatment, and Brain Circuit Therapeutics and is committed to the advancement of evidenced-based treatments across the full range of therapeutic modalities. BWH is a primary teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to clinical excellence, innovation and scholarship. They will be integral to the mission of teaching and clinical training of medical students, residents and fellows. Applicants are required to have an MD or equivalent degree with board certification or board eligible status.


Academic rank at Harvard Medical School will be commensurate with experience, training and achievements.


If interested, please send your CV to:


Nancy J. Donovan, MD

Department of Psychiatry

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

60 Fenwood Road, 4th floor

Boston, MA 02115


Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital are equal opportunity/affirmative action employers with strong institutional commitments to diversity in their faculty. Women and minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply. Any offer of employment is contingent upon satisfactory completion of conditions of employment