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University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California, 95064  
Job Description:
University of California, Santa Cruz

Office of Provost/EVC
JOB #: 1707072

Full Time; Partial Year Career
Starting Salary Range: $13,750 - $16,250/monthly for 11 months, with a 1-month unpaid furlough annually. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

UCSC strives to embrace diversity in all its forms; it strives to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened & productive environment.

Under the general supervision of the Director of Psychiatry, the psychiatrist evaluates and treats patients in an outpatient setting located within Student Health Services in the Counseling and Psychological Services Department of the University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC).

The UCSC Psychiatry Service emphasizes crisis intervention, medication management, supportive psychotherapy in conjunction with medication management and consultations with other medical providers, counselors, and other campus administrators and staff.

The Psychiatry team is led by the Director of Psychiatry and consists of a Psychiatrists, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners, Case Managers and a Medical Assistant.

Our Mission
The UCSC Student Health Services mission is to provide high quality services which promote physical and emotional well-being focused on the diverse needs of students.

Our Vision
We strive to create a caring and supportive environment to assist students in improving their physical and emotional well-being to aid in their academic success.

Our Values
We value respect, teamwork and communication.

We respect the dignity, diversity and individuality of all. This drives our effort to develop an inclusive multicultural community in which differences are respected and valued.

Student Health Services staff work as a team with the University, community and students -- valuing our varied roles and responsibilities -- striving for individual and collective excellence in the services we provide.

We value clear, respectful, compassionate communication -- as individuals and team members responsibly contribute toward the creation of a healthy and safe environment for all.


Qualifications include:

Experience providing service to a young adult population.

Experience working in outpatient setting in psychiatry.

Good written and oral communication skills, including medical charting and correspondence; Ability to chart and document in an electronic medical record.

Demonstrated knowledge in the areas of evaluation and treatment, crisis intervention, medication management, supportive psychotherapy in conjunction with medication management and consultation with clinical and administrative staff.

Ability to work and communicate in a positive and cooperative manner.

Position is open until filled; Initial Review Date: 05/07/2017

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To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit they must be submitted electronically via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site ( ) on or before the initial review date. Computers are available at the UCSC Staff Human Resources office located at 1201 Shaffer Road, Santa Cruz. For further information or to request disability accommodation call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service 800-735-2922. The University of California, Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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