Title:  Assistant Professor

Division:  Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Work Location:  Baylor Affiliated Hospital, Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  4280
Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

Baylor (www.bcm.edu) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates).


The Menninger Department of Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine (www.bcm.edu/psychiatry) is recruiting a full-time clinical psychologist
for their Ben Taub Hospital Consult Liaison Service. This position involves conducting Psychiatric evaluations in the hospital, psychotherapy sessions for medically hospitalized patients, and some psychological testing's like cognitive and safety assessments, and using other pertinent tools.

Job Duties

The successful applicant will work with multidisciplinary teams of psychiatrists, other physicians, social workers, nurses, and substance abuse counselors to deliver services using evidence-based treatments.
Baylor faculty members train psychology fellows and interns in our APA accredited Program, as well as medical students, psychiatry residents, and other health care trainees. Productivity is measured by Relative Value Units (RVUs) with targets based on the average for AAMC faculty and consideration given for any externally supported activity.
Appointment will be on the clinician-educator track with rank and salary open, based on experience and training.

Minimum Qualifications

Prior to starting, the applicant must possess a Texas license to practice Psychology. Interested applicants please send a letter of inquiry, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references electronically to Dr. Asim Shah at aashah@bcm.edu
Minimum Education: Ph.D. or PsyD in Counseling or Clinical Psychology
Minimum Certification/Licenses/Registration: Position requires a State of Texas License in Psychology.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.