Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Scott & White Health System
Central Texas (Temple)
The academic partnership of The Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, The Scott & White Health System and the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System (CTVHCS) is seeking a nationally recognized physician-leader to chair the Department of Psychiatry. The department of Psychiatry consists of 25 full-time clinical and research faculty and15 residents and 4 fellows. The ideal candidate will possess: a demonstrated track record in Physician leadership; recognized excellence in education; board certification in psychiatry; current experience in clinical practice with exceptional clinical skills and commitment to quality; administrative experience in a hospital setting; ability to foster collaborative relationships with local physicians; vision to develop outstanding inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services . Competitive candidates will be expected to grow a research program which embraces a collaborative format that builds translational bridges focused on the etiology of mental disorders, clinical treatment trials, methodological concerns, behavioral medicine, and outcome evaluation.
Scott & White Healthcare is a physician-led, fully integrated health system of 12 hospitals, and over 60 regional, specialty and community clinics. Scott& White Healthcare is the largest multi-specialty practice in Texas, and the sixth largest group practice in the nation with more than 1,400 providers and research scientists who care for patients covering 25,000 square miles across Central Texas. Scott & White Healthcare is closely aligned with Central Texas Veterans Administration Hospital in Temple and Texas A&M Health Science Center sharing many clinical, educational and research programs.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should submit a letter of application stating professional accomplishments ; curriculum vitae; and the names, mailing addresses, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of five professional references. Electronic applications and nominations are preferred and should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “Psychiatry Chair Search” entered into the e-mail subject line. Applications and nominations may also be submitted by mail and should be sent to:
Richard P. Lenehan M.D.
Chair, Psychiatry Chair Search Committee
Scott and White Memorial Hospital
2401 South 31st Street
Temple, Texas 76508
Scott & White is an equal opportunity employer. Effective 1/1/13, Scott & White does not hire persons who use tobacco or nicotine products. By applying for a job with Scott & White, you are attesting that you do not use such products, and that you will remain a non-user if hired by Scott & White.
Specialty : Psychiatry
Sub Specialty : Psychiatry
Hospital : Scott & White Memorial Hospital : - Temple (more info)
Community : Temple, Texas (more info)
Scott & White - 23 months ago