Open Rank

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

United States

October 8, 2021


Posting Information Position Type Permanent Faculty

Working Title Open Rank Position Number Appointment Type Tenured/Tenure Track Salary Range Full-time/Part-time Full Time If part-time, hours per week FTE Vacancy ID FAC0003628 Posting Open Date 09/08/2021 Application Deadline 10/08/2021 Open Until Filled No Proposed Start Date 06/01/2022 Position Summary

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. 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.

Educational Requirements

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.

Special Instructions

Interested candidates may apply by going to https:// For more information contact John Gilmore MD, Director, UNC CECMH,, 919-445-0209.

Quick Link https: //

Department Contact Name and Title Laura Catherine Newton, HR Consultant

Department Contact Telephone or Email Contact Information

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.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • List of References
  • Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

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