Ambulatory Psychiatrist – M60340


Richmond, VA



Ambulatory Psychiatrist - M60340

Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Psychiatry is recruiting for an ambulatory Psychiatrist positon to begin as soon as possible.

The clinical services will include:

  • Psychopharmacology and psychotherapy services in our outpatient clinic. The positon will be responsible for clinical care as well as teaching and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows. Our ambulatory clinic sees a diverse group of patents and works collaboratively with other hospital Departments and community organizations. This positon will primarily work at our new ambulatory clinic on the third floor of the Jackson Center, which provides updated space, a patent-centric environment, and ample, convenient parking.
  • Coverage on the inpatient unit during scheduled weekends and scheduled attending vacations.

Applicants should be a Virginia licensed or eligible, BC/BE psychiatrist with DEA licensure. Successful candidates will have demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so.

VCU Department of Psychiatry htp:// employs over 80 full-time faculty and has well-funded research in genetics htp://, addictions, child and womens mental health, and psychopharmacology. VCU is a large urban university with robust health science campus and 750-bed university hospital. Richmond, the State Capital, has moderate climate and a rich mix of history with modern facilities, excellent suburban housing, and public/private schools. Low cost of living.

As a preeminent national, urban, public research university and academic health center, Virginia Commonwealth University is committed to organizational diversity, equity and inclusion - an environment where all can thrive in their pursuit of excellence.

Applicants are requested to submit a Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (typically between 150-300 words) providing your career aspirations and contributions toward promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. Through this statement, you can share how your lived experiences; and past, present, and future academic and professional activities have or will contribute to VCUs mission of promoting equity and inclusion.

Note: Examples include working with others to further the goals of equity and inclusion; leading in any capacity that tangibly promotes an environment where diversity is welcomed, fostered, and celebrated; creative activity, research and scholarship that promotes equity and parity; teaching and mentoring students, and/or engaging with faculty and/or staff from traditionally underrepresented groups to create a positive and successful organizational experience.


As an equal opportunity employer, VCU Health System is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact HR4U at 804-628-4748 or toll free 844 989-4748; address P.O. 980066, Richmond, VA  23298; email EOE M/F/Vet/Disabled

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