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Clinical Director/Chief Medical Officer, Clinical Assistant Professor (HS) - Kingsboro Psychiatric Center

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Department: PSYCHIATRY
Local Title: Clinical Director/Chief Medical Officer, Clinical Assistant Professor (HS) - Kingsboro Psychiatric Center
Budget Title: Clinical Assistant Professor (HS)
Work Type: Full Time
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Categories: Management and Professional, Faculty - Clinical, Patient Care


Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors.

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Job Summary:

The Department of Psychiatry at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University through affiliation with Kingsboro Psychiatric Center is seeking a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor (HS), Clinical Director/Chief Medical Officer.

Kingsboro Psychiatric Center is part of New York State's Office of Mental Health. Kingsboro is located in the heart of Brooklyn and is an affiliated with the State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Health Sciences University. Kingsboro provides a broad clinical expertise to individuals in all stages of psychiatric recovery. Reporting directly to the Executive Director the successful candidate will:

  • Oversee a dynamic multidisciplinary team as well as serve in an academic teaching appointment.  
  • Serve as Kingsboro’s Director of Inpatient Services involving oversight for the implementation of OMH medical policies and procedures.
  • Oversee coordination and participation of medical student and resident educational programs and activities with SUNY Downstate in collaboration with the appropriate SUNY educational staff.
  • Demonstrate flexibility as the duties and responsibilities are not limited to the above position description. 

Required Qualifications:

  • New York State Medical Doctor Licensure.
  • DEA active.
  • Graduate of an accredited psychiatry residency program.
  • Board Certified in Psychiatry; additional board certifications are accepted.
  • 7+ years of related experience; at least 2-years must include supervising physicians and other ancillary staff in a hospital setting.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Fellowship training a plus.

Work Schedule:

Variable Days; Variable Hours (Full-Time)

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Salary Range:

Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Executive Order:

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation.  If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction, and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

Women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact Human Resources at


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