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Position Title
Part-Time Psychiatrist

University
The Claremont Colleges

Department
Monsour Counseling and Psychological Services

Salary Range
150/hour

Position Description
Monsour Counseling and Psychological Services is searching for a part-time psychiatrist who can provide 24 hours of psychiatric service per week to our students. The psychiatrist will be providing psychiatric assessments/medication evaluations with medication check appointments for an undergraduate and graduate student population.

Primary/Essential Functions:
• Conduct psychiatric /medication evaluations with diagnosis for a college/graduate student population.
• Prescribe medications as appropriate.
• Monitor medications by providing medication check appointments.
• Consult with other MCAPS staff, professionals, students, administrators, parents and college officials (with proper releases) regarding clinical issues/situations, as needed.
• Maintain appropriate medical records; compose initial intake/assessment reports and keep progress notes.

Minimum Qualifications
• M.D. or D.O., with Board Certification in Psychiatry.
• An active California Medical License to practice Psychiatry is required.
• Demonstrated ability to manage the fluctuation of clinical caseload and maintain appropriate records in a timely manner.
• Sensitivity to and embracement of individuals that represent cultural, religious, ethnic and lifestyle diversity.

Desired Qualifications
• Experience working with college-aged students is highly preferred, but not required.
• Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills. Ability to work as a team member within the Wellness Center and throughout campus.
• Understanding of and/or experiences in residential, liberal arts college environment.

University Description
The Claremont University Consortium serves the Claremont Colleges, a consortium of seven private independent colleges and universities serving a highly selective student body (Claremont Graduate University, Claremont McKenna College, Harvey Mudd College, Keck Graduate Institute, Pitzer College, Pomona College, and Scripps College). Monsour Counseling and Psychological Services is staffed by licensed, doctoral-level senior-staff psychologists, a masters-level therapist, post-doctoral therapists, pre-doctoral interns, and two psychiatrists.

Region Description
The Claremont Colleges are located in the charming town of Claremont, which is 40 miles east of Los Angeles in the foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains, an hour’s drive from several local beaches.

Required Application Materials
Candidates must submit a CV, three professional reference letters, and a cover letter describing in detail how their qualifications meet the requirements of the position. Candidates must also complete a Claremont University Consortium application, available at http://blogs.cuc.claremont.edu/jobs/application-instructions.html . All application materials should be emailed to . For expedited review of applications, please forward an additional copy of your CV and cover letter to Fiona Vajk, Ph.D., Assistant Director / Training Director, .

Application Deadline
Position open until filled.

Starting Date
ASAP

Send Applications To:

Mailing Address

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Phone Number
909-621-8202

Email Address
garyd@cuc.claremont.edu

Web Address

This listing expires on:
11/21/2013


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