BC/BE General Psychiatrist

Posted: 10/16/2012

West Virginia University – Charleston Division, Department of Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry is seeking a full-time academic BC/BE General Psychiatrist, either M.D. or D.O., eligible for licensure in the state of West Virginia, for evaluation and treatment of adult inpatient and/or adult psychiatry outpatients. The outpatient department is housed in a new, spacious modern addition adjacent to CAMC Memorial Division and the adult inpatient unit has just undergone a complete renovation.

The opportunity involves teaching and supervisory responsibilities.  Students include over 20 residents in either a general psychiatry track or a med/psych track, 30 + medical students, and three PhD psychology interns. Scholarly activity is strongly encouraged and supported. 

The successful candidate will join a diverse and interdisciplinary faculty, including general psychiatrists, child& adolescent psychiatrists, addiction psychiatrist, geriatric psychiatrist, adult psychologists, child psychologist, neuropsychologist, psychiatric nurse practitioner, and social workers.

West Virginia University, Charleston Division is the oldest regional medical campus in the United States.  Over 100 clinical faculty provide training and educational oversight to more than 80 medical students and 140 residents.  We are affiliated with the Charleston Area Medical Center, Inc., a non-profit, 837-bed, tertiary referral center. As West Virginia's premiere medical teaching facility, CAMC is home to one of the top five heart programs in the United States; one of two kidney transplant centers in the state; and one of the nation's busiest Level I Trauma Centers. CAMC has three Charleston locations: General Hospital, Memorial Hospital and Women and Children's Hospital.

Appointment will be at a level commensurate with experience and qualifications.  The position will remain open until filled.

Interested candidates should e-mail letter of inquiry and CV to Carol Wamsley at carol.wamsley@camc.org or call toll-free (866) 551-8927.

West Virginia University is an AA/EOE/ADA Employer
Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.