Career Opportunities

The Department of Psychiatry at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is dedicated to providing excellent care to Oregon residents. We offer unique career opportunities supported by a creative environment at a time of historic, progressive change in state mental health. Providers in the department deliver services in both outpatient, inpatient and community settings in Adult & Child Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry. We also provide Tele-psychiatry, Culturally Competent psychiatry and counselling services.   

Working in the department of Psychiatry provides many benefits including; competitive pay, opportunities for teaching and research, and regular CME opportunities. Academic ranks begin at the level of Assistant Professor and may be higher depending on credentials and experience. OHSU provides a wide network of resources to its faculty, providers, and patients. Working with us allows you opportunities to share your expertise and engage with a large professional network within our organization.

When you join OHSU, you join a dedicated team of caregivers, educators, researchers and administrative professionals who diligently pursue the advancement and application of knowledge to directly benefit the individuals and communities we serve. Each day at OHSU brings a chance to further your learning, discover something new and touch the lives of people in Oregon and beyond.

Adult Outpatient Psychiatry

We do not currently have any open position at this time. Please explore one of our other opportunities. Please email to express your interest

Consult Liason (C/L) Service

We welcome interest and inquiries related to this and other positions. For more information, please email to express your interest.

Public Psychiatry at Oregon State Hospital

In service to patients at Oregon State Hospital, OHSU's Department of Psychiatry has positions available for board certified and/or board eligible psychiatrists in general psychiatry and forensic psychiatry.

We welcome interest and inquiries related to this and other positions. For more information, please contact Kathryn Brant at



Interested in doing research in psychiatry, clinical psychology, or behavioral neuroscience? Please visit:

Department of Psychiatry Research
Division of Psychology Research
Department of Behavioral Neuroscience

Please contact for inquiries, information and current opportunities.


We welcome interest and inquiries related to this and other positions. For more information, please contact Kathryn Brant at

Unity Center for Behavioral Health

We welcome interest and inquiries related to this and other positions.

Unity is a collaborative Psychiatric Hospital that serves Oregonians in need, and includes a unique Psychiatric Emergency Room. Explore opportunities for Psychiatrists and Nurse Practitioners in Psychiatric Emergency Service, Adult Inpatient, Pediatric Inpatient, and for Moonlighting. For additional information, please visit our Unity Center for Behavioral Health Information Page.

For more information, please contact Rocio Pozo Santa Cruz at

Geriatric Psychiatry

Interested in a position within our geriatric psychiatry program? Please contact Dacotah Krieg at

Volunteer and Mentoring Positions

Interested in mentoring and teaching residents and fellows? Please contact Kim Henne at