Psychiatry

Faculty Positions

IU Health Methodist Hospital Inpatient Psychiatrist

The Department of Psychiatry at IU School of Medicine is looking for a hospital-based adult psychiatrist to join three psychiatrists and a multidisciplinary team at IU Health Methodist. Methodist hospital has 625 beds and is the largest teaching hospital in the state of Indiana. The hospital operates a 15-bed adult inpatient unit, an active consultation-liaison service, an emergency department service with a secured holding unit and a large ECT program. Academic rank and track are flexible depending on the experience and expertise of the candidate.

The position includes direct clinical care, teaching, supervision, administrative duties and a rich array of research opportunities. The hospital-based clinical services are an active site for IU School of Medicine medical students,  psychiatry residents, psychology interns and other learners. Creative thinking and collaboration with services within the academic health center and community organizations will be a crucial component of the role.

Candidates who enjoy working in a multidisciplinary team-based setting to deliver compassionate, evidence-based psychiatric care for individuals with mental illness are encouraged to apply. This is a direct patient care position that provides psychiatric assessment, diagnosis and treatment of hospitalized patients and leads the coordination of care with members of the treatment team. Applicants must be eligible for an Indiana physician medical license and be board-certified or board-eligible in psychiatry. Experience with hospital-based, acute care is desirable. Candidates must be comfortable managing hospitalized patients with severe mental illness and be able to interact with people of varied educational, socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds in a tactful and professional manner.

This position has recently restructured its compensation package to include forgivable loan options.

Adult Psychiatrist

The Department of Psychiatry 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.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

The 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.

Clinical Psychologist/Assistant Professor, Pediatric Psychology

The Department of Psychiatry is seeking to fill an immediate opening for a full-time clinical track Assistant Professor position in the area of Pediatric Psychology, specializing in pediatric gastroenterology. Candidates should possess a PhD or PsyD in Clinical Psychology and be eligible for licensure and independent practice as a health service provider in psychology in Indiana. Clinical responsibilities will consist of psychological evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of children seen in pediatric gastroenterology clinics at a large academic medical center and related hospitals and clinics. Research responsibilities will consist of collaboration with established researchers in pediatric gastroenterology as well as development of an independent research program at IU School of Medicine. Other responsibilities will include collaboration with medical treatment teams, participation on committees and supervision/teaching of residents, interns and medical students.

Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Health Psychology

The Department of Psychiatry is now accepting applications for a one-year psychology postdoctoral fellowship in clinical health psychology. The purpose of the fellowship program is to train clinical health psychologists with a specialty in serving the diverse and complex population of medically ill patients treated at Indiana University Methodist Hospital and the Advanced Heart and Lung Care Clinic, which serve individuals across the state of Indiana and beyond. The clinical health psychology training in this program has an emphasis in cardiac-pulmonary behavioral medicine and transplant psychology. Fellows will have the opportunity to train in both outpatient and medical inpatient settings conducting both evaluation and intervention services. Pre-transplant evaluations, individual psychotherapy, consultation-liaison services and group therapy interventions are part of the clinical protocol. As part of the transplant program at IU Health, the fellow may have the opportunity to do a specialty rotation in abdominal/ solid organ transplant at University Hospital. In addition to these clinical experiences, fellows will also be involved in additional research experiences, as well as clinical supervision of pre-doctoral psychology interns or psychology practicum students. Opportunities for fellows to teach or supervise with the IU School of Medicine may be part of the training experience.

Learn more about this fellowship and its benefits.

Clinical Psychologist/ Assistant Professor, Child Clinical/ Pediatric Psychology

The Department of Psychiatry is seeking to fill an immediate opening for a full-time clinical track assistant professor position in the area of Child Clinical/Pediatric Psychology. Candidates should possess a PhD or PsyD in Clinical Psychology and be eligible for licensure and independent practice as a Health Service Provider in Psychology in the state of Indiana. Responsibilities will consist of evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of children with a range of presenting problems, including ADHD, disruptive behavior disorders, depressive disorders and adjustment to pediatric illnesses and conditions in an academic medical center/ child psychiatry clinic setting. Other responsibilities will include collaboration with medical treatment teams, participation on department committees, and supervision/ teaching of residents, interns and medical students.

Physician Scientist, 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 IU School of Medicine, IU Health, and IU Neuroscience Center in the clinical and experimental use of neuro-modulatory 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 neuro-modulatory procedures such as deep brain stimulation, rTMS or related techniques to neuropsychiatric disorders is desirable.

Physician Scientist, Neuro-trauma 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.

Clinician/ Scientist, 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.

Physician/ Scientist, Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

The Department of Psychiatry is recruiting a physician-scientist in the neural mechanisms of autistic spectrum disorders. IU School of Medicine 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.