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How to Apply

Qualified candidates are invited to send a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:  Gregory Dalack, Chair, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E. Medical Center Dr., F6321 UH-South, Ann Arbor, MI  48109-5295. 

Job Summary

The University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry is seeking a full-time, board-certified or eligible psychiatrist with added qualifications or eligibility in addiction psychiatry to enhance clinical, education/training, and research activities in its Substance Abuse Section.  The Substance Abuse Section is a national leader in addiction research, education, and treatment and offers a collegial and supportive work environment (  In addition, University of Michigan is among the top ranked medical schools in the country and Ann Arbor is ranked as one of the best cities to live.

Desirable candidates will qualify for a clinical track faculty position at the Instructor level or higher, commensurate with level of experience.  This faculty position will include at least 75% of clinical effort in Addiction Treatment Services and up to 25% effort in Psychiatry Ambulatory Care Services at the University of Michigan.  In addition to direct clinical care, approximately 15% time will be dedicated to educational development and teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows; and 10% time for clinical research/scholarly activity at the treatment site with opportunities for collaboration with exciting clinically relevant research activities.   

M.D./D.O. and must be board certified or board eligible psychiatrist with added qualifications or eligibility in addiction psychiatry . Hold or have the ability to obtain the appropriate medical licenses in the State of Michigan, including buprenorphine waiver. Evidence of clinical competence and competence in clinical and didactic teaching is expected.

Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary team.

The Department of Psychiatry and affiliated institutes at the University of Michigan provide state-of-the-art clinical and research facilities. The University of Michigan offers attractive, comprehensive benefits and a salary commensurate with rank and experience. We especially invite and encourage applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups. 

Underfill Statement

This position is posted as Clin Instructor/Clin Asst Prof/Clin Assoc Prof/Clin Professor.  The rank of the selected candidate will depend on qualifications.

Background Screening

University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

The University of Michigan Health System improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.