Faculty, Psychologist- Inpatient, UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center Dept. of Psychiatry
UT Health at Houston
October 11, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Professor, Psychologist in Clinic, Teaching
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 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. Be a part of a robust collegial atmosphere that fosters collaboration, innovation, and teamwork!
Benefits include: •Competitive salary and fringe benefit packages •Teaching and clinical supervision opportunities •Career development and mentorship programs •Collaborative opportunities throughout the Texas Medical Center
Depending on qualifications and credentials, faculty appointment at the level of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor will be offered. 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.
For more information about these unique academically-driven positions or to apply for them, please write to Jair C. Soares, M.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 http://p.rfer.us/UTHiVc3Hl. Only electronic applications submitted via the UTHealth online system will be considered. EOE/M/F/Disabled/Vet.
Qualifications Applicants must possess a PsyD or PhD in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA accredited program and be licensed, or eligible for license, by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Mental Health Professionals Loan Repayment Program
Opportunity Available For Eligible Inpatient Faculty!
Internal Number: 100918
About UT Health at Houston
The Department of Psychiatry has an extraordinary opportunity for psychologists seeking to develop a career in outpatient and inpatient Psychiatry. We are currently recruiting for several full-time and/or part-time Psychiatry faculty members at the rank of Assistant, Associate Professor or Professor. The Medical School is part of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, located in the Texas Medical Center – the largest medical center in the world. Houston is 4th largest metropolitan city offering the charm of southwestern hospitality and a low cost of living.