Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Positions

University of Utah School of Medicine

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted July 8, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time


The Division of Pediatric Behavioral Health in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah is recruiting BE/BC Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists for the following positions:  1) General Outpatient Psychiatrist; 2) Outpatient and Inpatient Psychiatrist.  Clinical activities will be carried out in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at Primary Children’s Hospital (PCH). In addition to clinical service, there is an expectation for academic work.  The selected candidates will receive a faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics on the Clinical or Tenure track at the academic level commensurate with experience and qualifications. 


This is an incredible opportunity to join a collegial academic environment and work in a children’s hospital ranked as one of the best in the US, where we are creating an outstanding clinical program in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.  The Department offers a departmental research core with mentoring, as well as education and leadership opportunities.  The University of Utah offers an excellent benefits package that includes 20.2% retirement contributions that vest immediately, and excellent health care choices. The area offers an excellent quality of life with immense cultural and recreational opportunities close by and available. Salt Lake City is serviced by a convenient international airport with direct flights to most major cities.  It is a diverse major metropolitan area with outstanding restaurants, arts and music.  Recreation is unparalleled with 6 ski resorts within 30 minutes and 5 national parks within an easy 4 hour drive.  Interested individuals can learn more about each position and apply at:


·         Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist - Outpatient and Inpatient Psychiatrist:

·         Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – General Outpatient Psychiatrist:


For additional information, please contact:  D. Richard Martini, M.D., Division Chief and Chair of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Primary Children’s Hospital at:


The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.


The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a [strong or demonstrated] commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


The University of Utah Health Sciences Center is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and Respect.  The University of Utah HSC values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to the mission of the University of Utah Health Sciences Center.