Director of Telepsychiatry

Join a Growing Medical School with a Top Research Institute

Roanoke, VA 24014
Income Potential:
Up to $275,000.00*
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Recruiter's Name:
Ally Geller
Contact Number:
(800) 876-0500
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s leading academic search firm, invites you to consider an opportunity to join a growing Department of Psychiatry at a well-respected medical school in Virginia. We are seeking psychiatrists with a background in emergency medicine, intensive care, or ambulatory care. Candidates with additional training or interest in areas like addiction, tele-psychiatry, child and adolescent, or geriatrics may be considered as well. All positions include extensive opportunities to teach medical students, residents, and fellows or collaborate with a top research institute at the university.

Director of Emergency Psychiatry & Director of Tele-Psychiatry:
  • Drive the growth and development of emergency psychiatry services
  • Opportunity to interface with ED staff, do clinical research, and have a large role in developing an emergency psychiatry fellowship
  • Oversee integration and development of multiple clinical sites
  • Provide leadership to a dedicated and skilled group of interdisciplinary clinicians and trainees 
Faculty Needs: Adult and Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists
  • Responsibilities will include direct clinical services, opportunity to teach medical students and supervise residents and fellows
  • Opportunities for research collaboration with world-renowned neuroscientists
  • Residents or fellows take primary call
Great Place To Raise A Family
  • Family-friendly community with exceptional school systems to include both public and private schools
  • Enjoy outstanding outdoor activities such as the Appalachian Trail or Blue Ridge Parkway
  • More than 30 miles of paved greenways and 600 miles of hiking and biking trails
  • Take advantage of fantastic shopping, a top-notch restaurant scene, breweries, and wineries
  • Big cultural opportunities with small city charm; more than 105 nationalities call this region home

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.