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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Vice Chair of Child Psychiatry in Atlanta, Georgia

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The Emory Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is in search of a Vice Chair of the Division of Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Programs.

Duties and Responsibilities

The specific, day-to-day activities of the Vice Chair include:

• Oversee Division faculty (including Student Mental Health of Emory) and complete all their Annual Reviews

• Coordinate the child, adolescence, and young adult clinics (ages 0-25 years) with Administrative Staff and Nursing

• Manage and assign all division space of EP12

• Attend all "Vice Chairs” weekly meetings

• Attend all Executive Committee monthly meetings

• Attend all departmental Recruitment Committee meetings

• Present at Faculty Meetings as requested by the Chair

• In conjunction with Chair, appoint Chair of all Division Faculty Search Committees

• The Director of Emory Autism Center will report to the Vice Chair of this Division

• Oversee the Director of the various programs in the Division (ENEC, CAMP, PCIT, SPRITE, and others)

• Engage in raising money via Atlanta philanthropy for various programs in Division (typically 750,000-800,000 per year); coordinate with Development Office staff

• Represent the Division to the DBHDD in GA

• Coordinate State of GA funding with Chair and the President’s Office

• Manage Division budgets with Accounting

• Coordinate miscellaneous staff issues that arise

• Engage in all Division hiring recommendations and related issues with HR

• Meet for hour each week with Chair

• Maintain and modify Strategic Plan for Division

• Mentor grant activities of all Division junior faculty

• Track Productivity Reports of clinical providers and given feedback on monthly basis regarding productivity and related items such as record keeping

• Serve as conduit for announcements from Chair and Administration to faculty and staff

• Engage in recruitment of trainees (Interns and Fellows) in Division

• Oversee Training Directors in Division

Candidate must be Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology with Child/Adolescence subspecialty.

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Job Number 64852

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Psych: Child Psych - CAMP

Location : Name Executive Park-N Druid Hills

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable