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Academic Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist: Indiana University School of Medicine/IU Health

The Department of Psychiatry at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking a full-time academic Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist for to work in our tertiary care academic medical center.  The school has recently invested significant resources into both basic and clinical Neuroscience.  The Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, as well as the Center for Neuroimaging, have recently moved into the Neuroscience Center clinical building, which is adjacent to the newly opened Neuroscience Research Building.

As part of the Department’s strategic plan, we are forming a section of Psychosomatic Medicine that will combine traditional inpatient CL with outpatient CL and a couple of models of integrated/collaborative care working with both Primary Care and subspecialists.   We are moving forward with plans for a fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine and with some innovative loan repayment programs to encourage interest/participation in the fellowship. 

Experience and/or training in adult psychiatry C/L and multidisciplinary collaboration in a hospital setting are required.  Responsibilities will consist of psychiatric evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of adults hospitalized in a large, tertiary care hospital (IU Health University Hospital) affiliated with Indiana University School of Medicine and IU Health.  Other responsibilities include supervision/teaching of psychiatry residents and fellows, psychology interns and medical students.  Involvement in clinical research is strongly encouraged. 

We are looking for the right person to lead the Section and to spearhead its development across our partner institutions (IU Health University Hospital, IU Health Methodist Hospital, Eskenazi Hospital, Riley Children’s Hospital at IU Health, the Indianapolis VAMC) and to work with colleagues to develop an accredited fellowship.  Depending on the individual’s interests and experience, this person could take on a broader role in the Department and serve as Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs, helping to develop our approach to delivering behavioral health services in the context of the emerging IU Health accountable care framework.

Indiana University School of Medicine is the second largest medical school in the U.S.  It is located in Indianapolis, the 12th largest city in the country.  Interested candidates should submit CVs by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair).  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities 

 

Adult Psychiatrist

Indiana University School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
Indiana University Health Physicians – Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Adult Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic

The Department of Psychiatry at IUSM/IUHP is recruiting for a board eligible/certified adult psychiatrist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level to provide direct clinical care to adults in the IU Health Neuroscience Center – Goodman Hall, Psychiatry Adult Outpatient Clinic.  The faculty member will also supervise medical students and general psychiatry residents and have the opportunity to participate in research and other scholarly activity.

Applications are encouraged from professionals of all ethnic backgrounds. Interested applicants should submit Curriculum Vitae by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair).  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities

 

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Indiana University School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
Indiana University Health Physicians – Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Larue D. Carter Memorial Hospital

The Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry is seeking a board eligible/certified child and adolescent psychiatrist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level (clinical/tenure track) to provide direct clinical care to children and adolescents at Larue D. Carter Memorial Hospital. The faculty member will also supervise medical students and general psychiatry residents, and have the opportunity to participate in research and other scholarly activity in this area. 

Applications are encouraged from professionals of all ethnic backgrounds. Interested applicants should submit Curriculum Vitae by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair).  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities

 

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Indiana University School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
Indiana University Health Physicians - Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Child Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic

The Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry is seeking a board eligible/certified child and adolescent psychiatrist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level (clinical/tenure track) to provide direct clinical care to children and adolescents within the Riley Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic. The faculty member will also supervise medical students and general psychiatry residents, and have the opportunity to participate in research and other scholarly activity in this area.  

Applications are encouraged from professionals of all ethnic backgrounds. Interested applicants should submit Curriculum Vitae by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair).  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities

 

Interventional Neuropsychiatry

The Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a physician scientist to build and direct a program in Interventional Neurotherapeutics.  The successful candidate will strengthen collaborative links, provide vision and leadership, and enhance synergy between existing programs at the IUSM/IUHP/Neuroscience Center in the clinical and experimental use of neuromodulatory techniques to understand and treat refractory mood disorders, substance use disorders, cognitive impairment associated with brain disease and obsessive-compulsive disorder.  A track record of funding in this field and experience in the application of neuromodulatory procedures such as deep brain stimulation, rTMS, or related techniques to neuropsychiatric disorders is desirable. 

Interested candidates should submit CVs by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair). Please write “Interventional Neuropsychiatry” in the subject line.  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities. 

 

Neurotrauma Neuropsychiatry

The Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a physician scientist to build and direct a program specializing in the neurobehavioral sequelae of Traumatic brain injury (TBI), and related neuropsychiatric disorders.  This person will provide clinical leadership in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with TBI and related Neuropsychiatric disorders as well as enhance the capacity for translational neutotrauma research at the Neuroscience Center.

Interested candidates should submit CVs by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair). Please write “Neurotrauma Neuropsychiatry” in the subject line.  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities. 

 

Addictions

The Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a clinician/scientist specializing in the neurobehavioral sequelae of addiction.  This person will provide clinical leadership in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with substance use disorders, and enhance the capacity for translational addictions research at the Neuroscience Center. 

Interested candidates should submit CVs by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair). Please write “Addictions” in the subject line.  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities. 


Geropsychiatry

The Department of Psychiatry is recruiting  specializing in the neurobehavioral sequelae of aging. IUSM has a unique group of clinicians and scientists working in this area including faculty from the Departments of Medicine and Neurology, the Indiana Alzheimer’s Disease Center, the Healthy Aging Brain Center, the Center for Neuroimaging, the Indianapolis VAMC, and the Stark Neuroscience Institute.  This person will provide clinical leadership in the  evaluation and treatment of age-associated neurobehavioral disorders, and enhance the capacity for translational research in age-related behavioral challenges and neurodegenerative conditions. 

Interested candidates should submit CVs by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair). Please write “Geropsychiatry” in the subject line.  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities. 

Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

 The Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a physician-scientist in the neural mechanisms of autistic spectrum disorders. IUSM has a unique group of clinicians and scientists working in this area including faculty from IU Health, Riley Hospital, the Department of Pediatrics, and the Christian Sarkine Autism Center.  This person will provide clinical leadership in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with autistic spectrum conditions and enhance the capacity for translational research in autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.

Interested candidates should submit CVs by email to Margie Martinez at majhughe@iupui.edu (Attn: Dr. Tom McAllister, Department Chair). Please write “Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders” in the subject line.  Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities. 
 

Research Assistant Professor - Neuronal Mechanisms of Anxiety Disorders

The Department of Psychiatry at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a full-time Research Assistant Professor position. The primary activity of a Research Assistant Professor will be to conduct research in association with a highly dynamic and collaborative team working on understanding the neuronal mechanisms of anxiety disorders (e.g., panic disorder, social anxiety and posttraumatic stress disorder) and autism spectrum disorders. The collaborative team goals are to investigate the mechanisms involved in development of anxiety, fear and emotional memory formation/storage using variety of behavioral, neuroanatomical, molecular and electrophysiological techniques from wild-type, transgenic and knock-out rodent models.

To be considered, applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in physiology, neuroscience or in a closely related field with at least 7 or more years of experience in cellular electrophysiology (whole-cell patch clamp from brain slices and neuronal cultures). The candidates must have previous experience with recording of long-term potentiation and long-term depression in limbic brain regions. Applicants are also required to have research expertise in pharmacology relative to G protein-coupled receptors and related neurotransmitter ion channels and transporters. The successful candidate must be able to perform self-directed work, and possess excellent collaborative skills with demonstrated experience writing manuscripts and research grant proposals. The selected candidate will be expected to further develop, manage, and maintain his or her own independent, extramurally funded research program(s). The research expertise in lab animal (rodent) behavioral models is desirable.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in US without any restrictions. Compensation is dependent upon qualifications. Review of applicants will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter indicating their area of interest, complete curriculum vitae and three letters of reference to:

Indiana University School of Medicine

Department of Psychiatry

Neuroscience Center - Goodman Hall
ATTN: Margie Martinez
355 W. 16th Street, Suite 4800
Indianapolis, IN. 46202


Research Associate

The Department of Psychiatry at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a full-time Research Associate position.  The primary activity of this Research Associate will be to
conduct research in association with a highly dynamic and collaborative team working on understanding the neuronal mechanisms of alcohol as well as drug abuse and dependence.  The collaborative team goals are to investigate the mechanisms involved in the development of alcohol and drug abuse/dependence using genetically selected rat lines with a propensity for high alcohol intake.  Focuses include shRNAi knock-down of receptors (e.g., neurotransmitters, neuropeptides and immune signals) within the mesocorticolimbic dopamine system;  adapting an autonomic/cue-reactivity rat model to evaluate mechanisms of relapse and their pharmacological inhibition; conducting preclinical testing of compounds to interfere with chronic alcohol as well as drug abuse and relapse; and determining
developmental-by-drug-exposure differences in glutamatergic activity (molecular to systems level) within the mesocorticolimbic as well as extended amygdala reward systems.

To be considered, applicants are required to have a Ph.D. in behavioral neuroscience or in a closely related field and should be proficient in stereotaxic surgeries on, as well as behavioral testing of,
rats.  Experience in surgical implantation of radiotelemetric heart rate monitors is a plus.  Applicants also need to have research expertise in pharmacology related to G protein-coupled receptors and associated
neurotransmitter/neuromodulator ion channels and transporters.  The successful candidate must be able to perform self-directed work, and possess excellent collaborative skills with demonstrated experience in oral and written presentation of research findings.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. without any restrictions.  Compensation is dependent upon qualifications and commensurate with NIH guidelines.  Review of applicants will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a cover letter indicating their area of interest, complete curriculum vitae and three letters of reference to:

Indiana University School of Medicine

Department of Psychiatry

Neuroscience Center - Goodman Hall
ATTN: Margie Martinez 
355 W. 16th Street, Suite 4800
Indianapolis, IN. 46202

Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution M/F/D/V

 

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