Job Description


Requisition IDreq10505
Working TitlePsychiatrist
Position Grade19
Position SummaryUNM Student Health &Counseling (SHAC) is recruiting 0.5 FTE (Half-Time) Psychiatrist to cover approximately3 days a week providing direct patient care at the student clinic. Thisindividual will provide care to undergraduate, graduate, and professionalstudents and collaborate with the SHAC multi-disciplinary health and wellnessteams. Diagnostic and medication evaluations and medication follow-ups withreferral to primary care upon stabilization; Consultation and Outreach to thecommunity entails psycho-education about the issues and conditions that may beaffecting them and treatment options. Opportunities for a leadership role may be available.

This position involves attendanceat clinical meetings, intermittent on-call duties, and facilitatinghospitalizations. This provider will also supervise Psychiatry Residents inrotation at SHAC. Some in-house educational activities on psychiatric topicsare expected. Work flow may vary depending on needs at peak points during theacademic year and in the summer. Credentialing and Peer Review duties arerequired.

UNM Student Health & Counseling is a AAAHC accredited one-stop healthservice available to approximately 24,000+ currently enrolled UNM students.SHAC is located in the center of campus across from the Student Union Building.It is open 8am-5pm, Monday-Thursday and 9am-5pm on Fridays, and closed on allUNM holidays. Services include: counseling and testing services, medicalappointments (advanced and same-day), pharmacy, women's and men's health,allergy and immunization, medical specialty clinics, physical therapy, lab andx-ray, travel health clinic, as well as health education and prevention.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Pre-employment background investigation may be required.
  • Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check.
  • May be subject to credentialing process; must maintain credentialed status, if applicable.
  • Must maintain certification status.
Minimum Qualifications

Medical doctor; at least 5 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified, which may include residency in a directly related medical specialty.Certification/LicensureState of New Mexico and Federal DEA Certification; Current licensure in designated area of Medical Subspecialty; Board certified or eligible for Board certification in designated area of Medical Subspecialty.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications· Board eligible or certified in Psychiatry in New Mexico
· Experience treating older adolescents, and adults
· Experience treating patients of varying ethnicities, and socioeconomic levels
· Experience working in a healthcare system or a university health or counseling center
· Experience working with a team of behavioral health and medical providers
· Expertise in medication management of Mood, Anxiety, Attentional and Thought disorders
· Experience with addiction treatment
Experience with promotion of health and wellness
· Proven ability to present on psychiatric topics to groups of varying size
· Experience with Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
Experience with Tele-Psychiatry
Experience in supervision of residents
Experience in agency leadership
Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentStudent Health and Counseling (037A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Part-Time
Term End Date
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredYes
For Best Consideration Date11/15/2019
Application InstructionsApplications should include CV, Cover letter and three professional references.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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