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Boston University STAFF PSYCHIATRIST, SHS Student Health Services in BOSTON, Massachusetts

Boston University's Behavioral Medicine clinic is seeking a licensed psychiatrist or psychiatric nurse practitioner to join our dynamic, multi-disciplinary team. This position is flexible, with a minimum of 30 hours per week and 9 months per year. Our clinicians provide assessment and treatment of undergraduate and graduate students with a range of mental health issues. Care of students involves coordination with Student Health Service-based primary care clinicians, as well as providers outside of the university. Collateral work includes outreach to the Boston University community, as well as liaison with professors, family, University organizations, to assist in care for the individual student. This position includes rotated back-up on call responsibilities.

Required Skills

Degree and area of specialization: MD or DO, Board certification (or eligibility) in Psychiatry and/or Child and Adolescent Psychiatry or Licensed Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Must be licensed or license eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Desired qualifications: Strongly preferred qualities of the candidate include: Experience in college mental health or treatment of young adults, crisis assessment, brief intervention, confidentiality requirements, and referral Administrative and technological skills required to effectively document in an Electronic Health Record Demonstrated skill in working well under pressure to prioritize and manage multiple clinical situations and to coordinate these efforts as a part of a multidisciplinary team Strong commitment to equity in healthcare and with demonstrated awareness, knowledge, and skills to interact effectively with persons representing a wide range of diverse backgrounds, namely socio-economic, students of color, LGBTQ, and international students Self-motivated and self-directed with a commitment to high professional ideals.

This position is eligible for Boston University's generous benefits package including health, dental, life insurance, tuition remission, paid time off, and so much more!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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