Assistant Professor or Associate Professor

Position Details

Open Until Filled
New Orleans

The Department of Psychiatry at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center is recruiting a faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (clinical, non-tenure track); rank to be determined by experience and training. The faculty member selected will serve as a key member of Louisiana State Opioid Response (LaSOR) Grant in partnership with LDH-OBH and also work in the University Medical Center – New Orleans (UMCNO) Behavioral Health Emergency Room. The diagnosis and treatment of substance abuse disorders and dual diagnoses are recognized as a vital component of this appointment.  The successful candidate will provide integrated supports and services designed to increase access to Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) services by providing a broad range of training and consultation on practice issues associated with both practice management, treatment supports, consulting and assessment. Consultation and training activities will involve collaborative activities with other Louisiana Department of Health/Office of Behavioral Health (LDH/OBH) partners on the LaSOR Hub and Spoke evidence-based intervention model. Additionally, incumbent will serve key roles in consultation and training for psychiatry residents, as well as the Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship.

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible (or equivalent) in Addiction Psychiatry
  • Licensed to practice medicine in Louisiana before the start date

LSUHSC School of Medicine encourages women, minority, and LGBT candidates to submit applications.  The School of Medicine does not participate in sponsoring faculty candidates for the Departmental of Health and Hospitals’ Conrad 30 Program.


Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and CV online.

 LSU Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans