Psychiatrist - Fairmont, WV

Posted: 4/13/2016

West Virginia University School of Medicine Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry is recruiting a psychiatrist to assume a full time faculty position at our new Fairmont Clinic. Responsibilities for this non tenure, assistant professor clinical emphasis track position includes various opportunities for outpatient care of adults with a wide range of psychiatric diagnoses embedded within a primary care setting, teaching and supervision of medical students and psychiatry residents, and scholarship with opportunities for research.

Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must be board certified / eligible in psychiatry.

The Clinical Enterprise at WVU Medicine provides Faculty the benefits of practicing at a level 1 trauma center and the premier tertiary, referral center for the state of West Virginia. Rewards from such affiliation, along with cutting-edge technology and a collaborative academic atmosphere, are conducive to professional growth. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences.

U.S. News & World Report has ranked West Virginia University Hospitals #1 in the state for the last several years. WVUH provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds.

Morgantown and North Central, WV are consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

To learn more, visit or submit your CV directly to Angel Dunn, Senior HR Generalist - Physician Recruitment, via email to

WVU is an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.