Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Location US-NJ-Camden
Job ID
Full Time
Department Name
S5 Psychiatric 1 Cooper Plaza

About Us

At Cooper University Health Care, our commitment to providing extraordinary health care begins with our team. Our extraordinary professionals are continuously discovering clinical innovations and enhanced access to the most up-to-date facilities, equipment, technologies and research protocols. We have a commitment to our employees by providing competitive rates and compensation, a comprehensive employee benefits programs, attractive working conditions, and the chance to build and explore a career opportunity by offering professional development.


The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at Cooper University Health Care (CUH) and Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU) has openings for faculty positions in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry to support our expanding clinical services, teaching and research programs, and population health initiatives. These faculty positions offer the opportunity to combine clinical care with teaching, scholarly activity, service innovation, and administrative leadership.


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Short Description

Building upon Cooper’s strong foundation of community-focused and hospital-based services and CMSRU’s nationally recognized mission to improve the health of underserved communities, the Department of Psychiatry is expanding direct mental health services throughout Southern New Jersey, developing a comprehensive population health informed integrated behavioral health program, and linking with community-based health/mental health providers in Camden and surrounding counties. In support of these initiatives, we recently expanded into a newly acquired outpatient building one block from the Main Hospital and are in process of renovating other program offices in Camden and surrounding areas. We are launching our New Jersey Pediatric Mental Health Training Program, which is an innovative initiative that brings together expert health care practitioners and support personnel from a variety of disciplines, backgrounds, and clinical perspectives to serve patients and their families and train clinicians across professions in children’s mental health care to improve access to care for youth and their families now and in the future.  We are also developing a multidisciplinary Center serving adolescents and transitional aged youth.  CUH/CMSRU is also the recipient of state-funded grants to improve access to care for Autism spectrum individuals and to provide multispecialty healthcare for patients with substance use disorders.

Experience Required

Appointment and rank will be commensurate with experience. Successful candidates will be BC/BE in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and eligible for medical licensure in New Jersey. These positions are suited both to graduating fellows and more experienced child and adolescent psychiatrists. Responsibilities will include teaching medical students, residents, and others; clinical research; clinical service; and program development. We offer competitive compensation and benefits.

Special Requirements

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vita to Anthony L. Rostain, M.D., M.A., Professor and Chair/Chief, Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Cooper University Health Care (


Cooper University Health Care is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity, and the diversity of its workplace.



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