Assistant Professor - Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences - AMS (90007602)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7068323 (Ref.No. 4280-en_US)
Posted: July 27, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

Baylor ( is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates).


The Menninger Department of Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine ( is recruiting a full-time clinical psychologist
for their Ben Taub Hospital Consult Liaison Service. This position involves conducting Psychiatric evaluations in the hospital, psychotherapy sessions for medically hospitalized patients, and some psychological testing's like cognitive and safety assessments, and using other pertinent tools.

Job Duties

The successful applicant will work with multidisciplinary teams of psychiatrists, other physicians, social workers, nurses, and substance abuse counselors to deliver services using evidence-based treatments.
Baylor faculty members train psychology fellows and interns in our APA accredited Program, as well as medical students, psychiatry residents, and other health care trainees. Productivity is measured by Relative Value Units (RVUs) with targets based on the average for AAMC faculty and consideration given for any externally supported activity.
Appointment will be on the clinician-educator track with rank and salary open, based on experience and training.

Minimum Qualifications

Prior to starting, the applicant must possess a Texas license to practice Psychology. Interested applicants please send a letter of inquiry, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references electronically to Dr. Asim Shah at
Minimum Education: Ph.D. or PsyD in Counseling or Clinical Psychology
Minimum Certification/Licenses/Registration: Position requires a State of Texas License in Psychology.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.


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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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