The Office of Counseling Services at Old Dominion University is seeking applications for the Psychiatrist (full-time, 12-month) position. This position will provide psychiatric services to the ODU student population. These services include medication evaluation, management, diagnoses, and referral. The position will also provide consultation services to the staff of Counseling Services and the staff of Student Health Services with the purpose of providing coordinated care for students.
Required Education: Doctor of medicine (M.D.) or doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) degree. M.D. licensure in the United States and eligible for licensure in Virginia.
Required Qualifications: Completion of psychiatry residency and eligible to take Board examination. Completion of psychiatric rotation during medical training. Satisfactory results from the National Practitioners Database. Current Drug Enforcement Agency registration for prescribing medication. Current knowledge of psychiatry and developments in psychotropic medication. Current knowledge of the challenges of providing psychiatric care on a University campus. Ability to collaborate as a part of a team providing mental health services including the ability to consider alternative points of view and integrate the knowledge of other professionals into a treatment plan. Ability to build rapport with students and explain complex medication and mental health diagnoses in an understandable and clear fashion.
Preferred Qualifications: Some experience with a college population. Board certification in psychiatry.
Conditions of Employment: This 12-month position will be required to work 32 hours per week.