Academic Psychology/Family Medicine Opportunity in Southern California

Inland Empire, Southern California
Aug 17, 2017
Family Medicine
Position Type

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group, Department of Family Medicine, is seeking prime applicants for Director of Behavioral Health Integration, at the rank of Assistant Professor (Other ranks considered).

Benefits include:
            • Competitive salary
            • Comprehensive benefits including:
                        - Medical
                        - Dental
                        - CME
                        - Relocation Assistance
                        - Paid Malpractice Insurance

All applicants must hold a PhD or PsyD from an APA accredited program, have completed an APA-accredited internship, and hold a California psychology license or be license-eligible.

The department is particularly interested in candidates who will coordinate and supervise training of clinical psychology predoctoral trainees from the LLU APA accredited clinical psychology doctoral programs within family medicine. Working with one other psychologist, the faculty member will provide training and feedback to family medicine residents regarding mental health diagnosis and treatment as well as how to work collaboratively with team members for behavioral health integration and population health programs.

Loma Linda University Faculty Medical Group is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center, Children’s Hospital, and School of Medicine, with the mission to deliver whole person care at a world-class level of
clinical excellence. The 
Medical Center serves as 
the largest tertiary referral
 source in both Riverside and San Bernardino counties with a surrounding population approaching 4 million.

For over 100 years, Loma Linda University Health has been dedicated to excellence in health care, research, and education. Today we are building a new hospital and expanding our children’s hospital to continue meeting the health needs of our community. The new towers will be state-of-the-art, allowing for the newest advances in technology and patient care. We are also greatly expanding and enhancing our already robust research enterprise through a new collaborative research center and program endowments.

Loma Linda University Health continues to lead in integrating a faith-based approach to whole person health care. As a Seventh-day Adventist organization, our mission is to follow the healing and teaching ministry of Jesus Christ 'to make man whole.' Together, we strive for Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness.

About the area

Loma Linda University is located between Los Angeles and Palm Springs in an area known as the Inland Empire. Nestled at the foot of the San Bernardino mountains, we have convenient access to beach cities, skiing, hiking, and a variety of other outdoor activities. This region also has excellent private and public school systems.

This opportunity is not eligible for a J-1 Waiver.

Interested candidates, please send your CV to:
Kelly R. Morton, PhD
Professor Family Medicine, Professor Psychology


Mike Unterseher – Director of Physician Recruitment