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University of Kansas Medical Center Addiction Psychiatrist in Kansas City, Kansas

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rAddiction Psychiatrist




SOM KC Psychiatry & Behavior Sciences


Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Position Title:

Addiction Psychiatrist

Job Family Group:


Job Description Summary:

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Kansas Medical Center is seeking candidates for a full time faculty position with training and interest in Addiction Psychiatry Services. Applicants are hired at the Assistant, Associate, or Professor (tenure or non-tenure track) based on experience. All addictions faculty are expected to take an active role in our psychiatric residency and addictions fellowship programs.

This full-time position will secure a faculty appointment with rank commensurate with the applicant\'s experience.

Job Description:

Required Qualifications


  • M.D., D.O. or equivalent.
  • Graduate of U.S. accredited residency program.
  • Medical license or be eligible for licensure in the State of Kansas.

Work Experience: Addictions experience required.

Preferred Qualifications


  • ABPN board certification/board eligibility in addiction psychiatry or ABPM certification in Addiction Medicine.

Job Duties Outlined

  • This individual will be accountable to the various educational, research, and clinical initiatives that will further advance the division.
  • In partnership with the Opioid Treatment Services Medical Director, the individual will provide expertise and leadership to the multi-disciplinary team engaged in direct patient care services.
  • Collaborate widely across the organization in order to promote educational endeavors, organize research initiatives, seek and acquire grants, and encourage publications and presentations in various nationally recognized venues
  • Participate in departmental activities, faculty meetings and other hospital and medical school committees as assigned and continuing education activities.
  • Participating in weekend call and continuous performance improvement.
  • Scholarly and research activities in areas of your interests and expertise that support the Department\'s mission are encouraged. These are often generally related to your clinical or teaching interests and may be quality initiatives or support of departmental research projects.
  • Performing other duties as may be assigned by the Department Chair.

Required Documents:

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter

If selected as a final candidate for this position, you may be required to complete the Association of American of Universities Representations and Warranties document and sign a release of records that will allow the University of Kansas Medical Center to conduct a further background check with former employers. A copy of the Representations and Warranties document can be found here{rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank"}.

Comprehensive Benefits Package:

Coverage begins on day one for health, dental, and vision insurance and includes health expense accounts with generous employer contributions if the employee participates in a qualifying health plan. Employer-paid life insurance, long-term disability insurance, and various additional voluntary insurance plans are available. Paid time off, including vacation and sick, begins accruing upon hire, plus nine paid holidays. One paid discretionary day is available after six months of employment, and paid time off for bereavement, jury duty, military s rvice, and parental leave is available after 12 months of employment. A retirement program with a generous employer contribution and additional voluntary retirement programs (457 or 403b) are available. https://www.kumc.edu/human-resources/benefits.html{rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank"}

Employee Type:


Time Type:

Full time


rApplication Instructions:

rTo learn more and apply online, please visit https://kumc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/kumc-jobs/job/Kansas-City-Metro-Area/Addiction-Psychiatrist_JR006292 or go to <https://careers.kumc.edu/> and search for position number JR006292.


rApplications must be submitted directly through the KU Medical Center website to be considered for this position. Any applications submitted via email or this website will NOT be reviewed or considered.


rAbout KU Medical Center:

rThe University of Kansas Medical Centers mission is to educate exceptional health care professionals through a full range of u