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Forensic Psychiatrist Fellowship Director/Rank DOQ

University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC Omaha, NE

Forensic Psychiatrist Fellowship Director/Rank DOQ


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UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: 2022-333
Department Psychiatry 50000526
Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine
Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule M-F with occasional weekend coverage
Requisition Category Faculty
Requisition Title Forensic Psychiatrist Fellowship Director/Rank DOQ
Job Title/Academic Rank Forensic Psychiatrist Fellowship Director/Rank DOQ
Additional Requisition Title
Appointment Type DOQ - DEPENDS ON QUALS
Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience
Job/EEO Category Faculty
Job Requisition Begin Date 10/13/2022
Position Qualification

Position Summary
Groundbreaking Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship Director Opportunity

The University of Nebraska Medical Center Department of Psychiatry in Omaha, NE is pleased to announce the availability of a forensic psychiatry fellowship director position. This opportunity is perfectly suited for a seasoned educator to spearhead the creation of Nebraska’s first forensic psychiatry fellowship program. The director will be supported by a growing number of accomplished, energetic faulty members and will have the opportunity to implement innovative ideas for training, curriculum, and scholarship. Our strong partnership with county, state, and academic partners is committed to bringing better, more accessible psychiatric care to inmates.

The Department of Psychiatry co-administers a fully accredited residency program in general psychiatry and a fellowship program in addiction medicine. We operate a range of clinical services including ambulatory, intensive outpatient, and psychiatric emergency services.

Opportunity Highlights:
· 30% academic time to serve as forensic psychiatry fellowship director
· Medical student, resident and interprofessional teaching alongside national leaders in psychiatric education and research
· Highly competitive compensation package including generous CME and faculty development funding
· Flexible schedule in a family friendly environment for work life balance
· Potential to develop novel clinical programs in integrated collaborative care
· High quality of life and low cost of living in a great Midwest city
The successful candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree) who is board certified in forensic psychiatry with prior experience or a strong interest in serving as a forensic psychiatry fellowship director.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact:
Howard Liu, M.D., M.B.A., Chair & Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Interested candidates may apply with CV and letter of interest via –
. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Required Qualifications
Board eligible or board certified in forensic psychiatry
Supplemental Qualifications

Working Environment & Physical Requirements


The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.
Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Office environment, Clinical environment
Other working environment

Bending, stooping, twisting Occasionally
Crawling Not Applicable
Driving Not Applicable
Kneeling Not Applicable
Reaching Occasionally
Sitting Over 5 hours
Standing Up to 2 hours
Squatting Occasionally
Walking Up to 2 hours

Atmospheric No
Blood/body fluids Yes
Chemical hazards Yes
Working on or around moving machinery No
Electrical current No
Noise No
Changes of temperature/humidity No
Wear PPE No
Work with laboratory animals No
Operating hand/power tools No
If you answered yes to any area above, please explain
This physician would work with outpatient and inpatient patients. Physician may be exposed to bodily fluids or medications in both of these settings. This physician would operate a computer.

Fine Manipulation Both
Repetitive Motion Both
Grasping NA
If you selected any area above, please explain
This physician would be writing, using the computer, and other equipment necessary for patient care.

Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description.

EEO Statement

EEO Statement

EEO Statement
The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment. UNMC is dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. UNMC does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNMC complies with all local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex. 

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

    Requisition Specific Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Do you have, or will you possess in the near future, a Doctoral degree in the area(s) identified in this posting?
      • Yes
      • No
    2. * How many years of experience as a forensic psychiatrist do you have?

      (Open Ended Question)

    3. * Are you board certified in Infectious Disease? Are you eligible to practice in Nebraska?

      (Open Ended Question)

    4. * How did you hear about this position?
      • Careerlink
      • Employee Referral
      • HERC
      • Indeed
      • Job Fair
      • Lincoln Journal Star
      • Linkedin
      • Omaha World Herald
      • UNMC Job Site
      • Facebook
      • NEWorks
      • Handshake
      • Other
    5. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.

      (Open Ended Question)

    Instant Answers
    providedProvided by company
    Full-time Employee
    Date Posted February 28, 2023
    Requisition 2022-333
    Located In Omaha, NE
    Job Type Full-time Employee
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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