Boston University ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF PSYCHIATRY, Student Health Services in BOSTON, Massachusetts
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF PSYCHIATRY, Student Health Services
The Associate Director of Psychiatry reports to the Director of Behavioral Medicine and is responsible for providing management of clinical services delivered by prescribing staff, including psychiatry and psychiatric nurses.
This position presents an opportunity to join and assist in the leadership of a multidisciplinary team of clinicians at Boston University’s Student Health Services.
We are seeking an Associate Director of Psychiatry to join our strong team and serve in a senior-level leadership and administrative role within the department. The Associate Director of Psychiatry reports to the Director of Behavioral Medicine and is responsible for providing management of clinical services delivered by prescribing staff, including psychiatry and psychiatric nurses.
Other responsibilities would include providing administrative guidance, leadership, and consultation to staff and members of senior leadership, providing clinical care and crisis intervention to a diverse student population of graduates and undergraduates, oversight of quality assurance and initiatives for the department, and strategic planning for the department's success.
MD or DO. Must be Board Certified in psychiatry - (licensed or license eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts).
Minimum of five years of experience, preferably in college mental health, crisis assessment, brief intervention, confidentiality requirements, and referral.
Administrative and technological skills required to effectively document in an Electronic Health Record. Ability to work in a fast-paced, team setting.
Demonstrated skill in working well under pressure to prioritize and manage situations and to coordinate these efforts as a part of a team.
Demonstrated awareness, knowledge, and skills to interact effectively with persons representing a wide range of a diverse group of backgrounds, namely socio-economic, students of color, LGBTQ, and international students.
Self-motivated and self-directed with a dedication to high professional ideals.
This position includes rotated on-call responsibilities.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.