Job Alert: Clinical Science Faculty Positions, UT Houston McGovern School of Medicine

Faculty Positions for Ph.D. or MD Clinician Scientists
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
McGovern Medical School, Houston, TX

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, McGovern Medical School in Houston is expanding current clinical research capabilities and seeking outstanding Ph.D. or M.D. clinician researchers. We are recruiting individuals at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor levels, with demonstrated ability to develop independent NIH-funded research programs that would complement and extend existing research efforts.

The department facilities include the recently completed state-of-the-art Behavioral and Biomedical Sciences Building (BBSB) and the UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center, one of the largest inpatient academic psychiatric hospitals in the US with 250 acute care psychiatric best. Target areas for expansion include clinical mood and anxiety disorders, substance use disorders, schizophrenia and psychotic disorders, and child and adolescent psychopathology. UTHealth is an integral part of the Texas Medical Center (TMC), the largest medical center in the world, with a vibrant academic community and a plethora of outstanding collaborative and translational opportunities in the health sciences. Houston is the 4th largest US city featuring continued growth and economic prosperity, vibrant opportunities and a highly competitive cost of living relative to other culturally diverse metropolitan areas.

Applicants must have completed a Ph.D., MD or equivalent degree. Postdoctoral experience is expected and preference given to those with a track record of NIH funding. Competitive salary and recruitment packages are available.

To find out more information about these unique academically-driven positions or to apply, please forward a CV and letter of interest to:

Jair C. Soares, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chair
1941 East Road
Houston, TX 77054
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 713-486-2507
Fax: 713-486-2553.

McGovern Medical School is an EO/AA employer. M/F/D/V