University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD, United States

The Division of Psychiatric Services Research conducts psychiatric research in health care policy, health economics, applied psychology, pharmaceutical science, community psychiatry, co-occurring disorders, integrated care, behavioral interventions, and other areas of psychiatric care.  The Division generates more than $5 million annually in external research funding, and has existing research partnerships with clinical divisions of the Department of Psychiatry, with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Capitol Healthcare Network (VISN5) Mental Illness Research and Education Clinical Center, and with the Maryland Behavioral Health Administration.  The Division maintains a comprehensive research infrastructure to support clinical interventions research as well as several large databases for administrative data projects, including data from Medicaid and Medicare claims, the Health Care Utilization Project, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs health care system, and the State of Maryland Public Mental Health System.  For more information, see:

http://www.medschool.umaryland.edu/psychiatry/Divisions/Division-of-Psychiatric-Services-Research/

The University of Maryland, School of Medicine, is located on the University of Maryland-Baltimore campus near Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and Camden Yards.  The Baltimore Washington International Airport is 5 miles away, and Washington D.C. is 40 miles away.  

Aug 08, 2018
The Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine is seeking a Director for its Center for Mental Health Services Research at the rank of Associate/Full Professor to lead its extensive program of mental health services research. The Center conducts clinical services and policy research focused on treatment of persons with severe mental disorders with a broad range of externally funded projects in the areas of clinical outcomes, cost-effectiveness, dissemination, and policy research. This includes oversight, management, and coordination of the DPSR faculty and collaborations with the VA. Successful applicant must have a doctoral degree in a relevant field (M.D. or Ph.D.); track record of externally funded mental health services research related field and strong leadership capacity. Expected rank is Assistant Professor or higher, however, rank and tenure status is dependent on candidate’s qualifications . Send letter of introduction and CV to: Jill A. RachBeisel, M.D., Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Psychiatry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 110 S. Paca Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201 or Email: jrachbei@som.umaryland.edu   The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.   Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
University of Maryland School of Medicine Baltimore, MD, USA Full time