Psychiatry: Core Faculty / Substance / Geriatrics

Henry Ford Allegiance Health is looking for Core Faculty. The faculties are clinical psychiatrist responsible for supervision of the psychiatry residents and other trainees on psychiatry rotations. We have opportunities focusing on substance abuse, and geriatrics as well. We are redesigning behavioral health in our community and need to be sure candidates are interested in helping to build a ‘new’ academic program. Program is focusing on population health management, integration.

Clinical duties include a combination of inpatient, outpatient, and consult liaison work in psychiatric service and will include participation in research. Core Faculty will model professionalism, collaboration and teamwork with staff and other health professionals. The faculties are expected to engage in any or all areas of scholarship – discovery, teaching, integration, and application.

Faculty members will contribute to the advancement of the discipline of Psychiatry as demonstrated by peer-reviewed funding; publication of original research or review articles in peer reviewed journals, or chapters in textbooks; publication or presentation of case reports or clinical series at local, regional, or national professional and scientific society meetings; or, participation in national committees or educational organizations.


All faculty members will participate in some administrative activities as a function of other elements of the job (e.g., leading curriculum committees or task-forces, organizing education, QI teams, etc.) While the Program Director has primary responsibility for administration of the residency, the faculty will participate in resident and faculty or staff recruitment activities, program evaluation, accreditation work, as delegated.

Minimum Education

  • Graduate of a medical school.
  • Graduate of an ACGME or AOA training program.
  • Current certification in the specialty

Preferred Experience

  • Two years’ experience working as a licensed psychiatrist.


  • Competitive salary
  • Signing bonus
  • Housing incentive for a provider purchasing his/her primary home in “Jackson County”
  • Student Loan Forgiveness

About Henry Ford Allegiance Health

Henry Ford Allegiance Health is a 475-bed health system located in Jackson, Mich., just minutes from Ann Arbor. Recently named a Thomson Reuter’s 100 Top Hospital, Henry Ford Allegiance has an established SICU and is currently developing Level II Trauma and GME programs.

Henry Ford Allegiance averages over 85,000 patient visits and 18,000 admissions annually and was the 2010 Foster G. McGaw Prize recipient for excellence in community service. Learn more about Henry Ford Allegiance Health.

Henry Ford Allegiance Health is an EEO/AA Employer.

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