Assistant Professor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 35232-Med-Psychiatry
Position Number 0135773
Position Details

Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic of UPMC currently employs more than 150 psychiatrists and manages more than 400 psychiatric beds across the network. We have more than 390,000 outpatient visits a year and over $80 million in research funding. A leader in the treatment of mental health and addictive disorders, UPMC is consistently ranked among the nation’s top hospitals for psychiatry by U.S. News & World Report.

WPIC Is looking for exceptional psychiatrists to join our world class organization!
We currently have inpatient and outpatient positions available in many locations.
• Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic
UPMC McKeesport
• Heritage Valley Healtl, System Sewickley Campus
• Safe Harbor
UPMC Northwest (J-1 position)

WPIC is looking for psychiatrists who specialize in:
• General Adult
• Child & Adolescent
• Addictions
• Psychosomatic ’Medicine
• Chronic Mental Illness
• Emergency Psychiatry
• Integrated Clinics (Pediatric and PCP practices)

Many of our sites are teaching clinics and offer multiple opportunities for training residents, medical students, and other trainees. University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine faculty appointment commensurate with experience.

Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic of UPMC is an integrated behavioral health system comprising clinical services, education and training, and research. Together with the Department of Psychiatry of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, we provide behavioral health care that is informed by the latest research, for Individuals across the life span, who are at all stages in their recovery.

Job Requirements:
Qualified candidates will be a board certified or board eligible psychiatrist, and possess, or will obtain, a PA license to practice medicine.

Application Process


Contact Person: Sheena Kelemen
Email Address:
Phone: 412-246-6767
Fax: 412-246-6826


Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 10/27/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 12/27/2017
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