Vice Chair of Education

    Vice Chair of Education


    The Harvard Medical School Department of Psychiatry at Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) is recruiting a Vice Chair of Education (VCE) to lead and innovate within our esteemed educational programs.

    CHA is a vital safety net public system with a strong state partnership serving Cambridge, Somerville, and Boston's metro-north region. CHA Psychiatry aspires to be the leading academic department of public and community psychiatry in the nation. The VCE will oversee, support, and innovate within the department’s well-established UME, GME, and CME programs in psychiatry, psychology, and social work. Our mission is to train the next generation of clinician-scientists and clinician-educators to play leading roles in academic, public, and community settings. 

    The VCE will be a member of the department’s executive team and will collaborate closely with department leaders in strategic planning and decision-making. Representing CHA Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, the VCE will help shape the future of psychiatric training and education. 

    Applicants should have exceptional skills and experience in teaching and training, academics, clinical care, administration, and leadership, coupled with a demonstrable record of scholarship in education. Scholarship in other areas is also welcome. Some clinical work and teaching are required. The successful applicant will be eligible for a faculty appointment at Harvard Medical School, the level of appointment depending on credentials and experience.

    The department is fully committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in our faculty and our clinical care. Women and members of historically marginalized groups are encouraged to apply. 

    CHA is a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School (HMS). This position carries an HMS appointment of Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with HMS appointment criteria, candidate qualifications and commitment to teaching responsibilities.

    Please forward a cover letter and updated CV to: Jennifer Giangregorio (, Executive Assistant to the Chair. Questions can be directed to: Carl Fulwiler, Chair and Chief, Harvard Department of Psychiatry at Cambridge Health Alliance (

    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.