Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist/Faculty (Part-Time)

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 10 months ago(2/2/2022 3:33 PM)
Specialty Area

Summary of Position

Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist/Faculty – Part time, No Weekends, No Call


The Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science at Temple Health is recruiting a board-certified Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist for a part-time faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank. The clinical duties of the position will include direct and indirect supervision of resident outpatient care of children and adolescents. The faculty member will be expected, in collaboration with our existing Child and Adolescent Psychiatry faculty, to provide teaching and education on topics related to Child and Adolescent Psychiatry to resident physicians. Our 20 departmental faculty members look forward to peer supervision and academic collaboration. Support for professional development and scholarly productivity is available.

The schedule will be 8 – 10 hours per week, no weekends, and no call. Primary practice site will be at THUS-Episcopal campus.


Applicants must possess the following: MD or DO with ACGME-accredited child & adolescent fellowship training, 2 – 3 years post training experience treating patients diagnosed with ADD, Depression and Anxiety, academic credentials that will qualify for a faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor; and eligibility to obtain an unrestricted medical license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.


Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education. 


Procedure for Candidacy


In order to be considered for this position, you must complete an online application. 


Your application will not be considered complete and until you have submitted all of the required documents and information.  All documents must be in PDF format.


Application materials must include a curriculum vitae; a personal statement summarizing your experience, qualifications, and career goals; and three professional references, including names and contact information. A statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions is strongly encouraged.


Please address your application to: Jessica Kovach, MD Interim Chair, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, C/O Jessica Vega, Senior Recruiter, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA 19140, Email: Jessica.Vega@tuhs.temple.edu 


For confidential inquires and or questions about the position please contact William Mawhinney.


We are especially interested in qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information about our commitment to diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit OHEDI.


COVID-19 vaccinations are required for employment at Temple University, unless granted a religious or medical exemption (see www.temple.edu/coronavirus).


The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.


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