Oregon Health & Science University

Assistant Professor

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
Requisition ID
Position Category
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Job Type
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
Salary Range
Commensurate with experience, education & internal equity.
HR Mission
School of Medicine
Drug Testable

Department Overview

Direct care as a Psychiatrist for patients within the Center for Women’s Health (a multispecialty, integrated setting) – including, but not limited to psychiatric evaluation, psychopharmacologic and psychotherapy services.  The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the university’s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.

Function/Duties of Position

Including, but not limited to, providing direct patient care, evaluation and treatment in areas of mental health common to or specific to women such as depression, anxiety, perinatal loss and bereavement, perinatal mood disorders, female sexual dysfunction, adult developmental issues (menopause, aging, chronic illness, disability, pregnancy, etc.), and partnership/marital concerns. 


The Psychiatrist will work as a member of the Reproductive Psychiatry and Behavioral Health division to optimize operations in order to create a fiscally viable operation as well as an excellent patient care and learning environment.  Responsibilities include instruction and supervision of learners, as well as collaboration with medical colleagues throughout the Center and OHSU. 


The faculty member must be board certified and state licensed.  The faculty member must also be credentialed and privileged as a member of the OHSU Professional Staff in accordance with the specialty bylaws.  The faculty member is expected to comply with scope of practice, other laws, regulations, OHSU policy, and other applicable professional standards of practice.

Required Qualifications

  • MD, DO Board certified Psychiatrist with a minimum of 2 years post residency clinical experience in women’s mental health OR fellowship trained in Women’s Mental Health or Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Strong interest in women’s mental health and in resident and student education
  • Oregon State Licensure and ABPN Board Certified
  • Specialty emphasis and/or interest in receiving additional training on the psychiatric aspects of women’s mental health, specifically addressing perinatal mood disorders and treatment, perinatal loss care, infertility, sexual dysfunction, parenting and relational difficulties.

Additional Details

Please provide a cover letter and resume/cv.

All are welcome

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.


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