Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Open Rank
Appointment Type Tenured/Tenure Track
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
If part-time, hours per week
Vacancy ID FAC0003628
Posting Open Date 09/08/2021
Application Deadline 10/08/2021
Open Until Filled No
Proposed Start Date 06/01/2022
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel
Hill is seeking an MD, MD/PhD, or PhD at the Assistant/Associate/Professor
level to develop a research program in health services, health informatics,
health quality and/or outcomes within the UNC Center for Excellence in
Community Mental Health (https:// www. med.unc.edu/psych/cecmh). The Center
provides a continuum of multi-disciplinary, recovery-based care to persons
with serious mental illness in central North Carolina and has several
innovative programs including a specialty medical home for persons with
chronic mental illness, a state-wide technical assistance program for
assertive community treatment (ACT) teams and supported employment programs,
and programs for justice-involved individuals. The successful candidate will
develop an independent research program, provide mentorship for trainees, and
participate in multi-disciplinary collaboration within the Center and
department of Psychiatry, and with other departments and schools within UNC,
government organizations, and the private sector. There is an opportunity for
joint appointment at the Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research
(https: // www. shepscenter.unc.edu).
Applicants must hold an MD/DO, MD/PhD or PhD.
Qualifications and Experience
The core requirements for this position are: (1) a research focus on health
services and/or informatics related to mental health services, policy and/or
management; (2) strong research skills with a relevant publication record in
peer-reviewed journals; (3) strong record of grant-funded scholarship with
experience as a principal investigator or collaborator on externally-funded
research (Associate level) or indication of the potential for obtaining
research funding (Assistant level).
Equal Opportunity Employer
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender,
gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin,
race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Interested candidates may apply by going to
https:// unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/198659. For more information contact John
Gilmore MD, Director, UNC CECMH, firstname.lastname@example.org, 919-445-0209.
Quick Link https: // unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/198659
Department Contact Name and Title Laura Catherine Newton, HR Consultant
Department Contact Telephone or Email LauraNewton@med.unc.edu
If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about
the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice
Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to
Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able
to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.
If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department
notify the Department Contact.
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