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Assistant/Associate Professor-Psychiatry-Clinical Research Psychologist
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Date Posted Jul. 14, 2022
Title Assistant/Associate Professor-Psychiatry-Clinical Research Psychologist
University University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL, United States
Department Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Prof of Practice/Clinical Prof
    Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Psychiatry/Psychology/Behavioral Science




The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham is inviting applications for a full-time faculty position with a focus and lead the work of suicide prevention treatment and research in the Department Center for Depression and Suicide. The position is classified as a Clinician-Researcher, tenure earning faculty appointment within the School of Medicine. Rank and compensation will be commensurate with qualifications. The ideal candidate should have both research and clinical experience in this area and should have a strong background in implementation science. The person will develop Center connections in suicide prevention at the local, state, and national level. The faculty member will direct training efforts in the Department, UAB Health System, university, and beyond; this will include residents, medical students, graduate students, and undergraduates at UAB. The person will be an active researcher and should be willing to provide direct patient care. The candidate should have an MD or PhD or equivalent degree. Researchers also have abundant opportunities for collaboration with neuroscience faculty in other departments. UAB is a major regional medical center with excellent resources and benefits. The university committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. In alignment with UAB School of Medicine’s mission to reflect the diversity of our community and meet the needs of our diverse population, candidates are required as part of the application process to provide a statement that is up to one page single-spaced describing their contributions to promote diversity and inclusion. If interested, please apply:

A pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment. In addition, physicians, and other clinical faculty candidates, who will be employed by the University of Alabama Health Services Foundation (UAHSF) or other UAB Medicine entities, must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen to be hired.

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.

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