The Indiana University Department of Family Medicine seeks a Marriage and Family Therapy doctoral student for an academically focused doctoral internship in their Family Medicine Residency Program. The intern will be engaged in teaching psychosocial and behavioral medicine curricula to family medicine resident-physicians, providing medical family therapy with patients of the IU-Methodist Family Medicine Center, and participating in opportunities to in the department and medical school professional development programs and scholarly activities. Teaching is provided to resident-physicians through rotations, didactic sessions, small group discussions, inpatient teaching, professional development groups, and direct observations of residents.
Approved supervision and mentoring will be provided by current MFTs in the department. The internship is a unique opportunity to learn about a career in Family Medicine. The department seeks a pre-doc or post-doc candidate with a strong interest in academic medicine. Applicants must be post-master’s degree and have all doctoral prerequisites and coursework completed. Ability to teach in a highly applied setting, willingness to learn about medical education and healthcare delivery, and a high tolerance for ambiguity and change are important.
The Indiana University School of Medicine, established in 1903, is the only allopathic medical school in the state of Indiana and has the largest medical student body in the country. The Department of Family Medicine has a uniquely important mission to serve the primary care workforce needs of Indiana. The intern will interact as a member of the residency faculty in support of this mission for the duration of this full-time, 13 month internship (July 1, 2021 to July 31, 2022). Salary is currently $35,568, which is commensurate with current benchmarks for MFT doctoral internships. The IU Department of Family Medicine is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer; qualified women and minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
Applications will be accepted until January 18, 2021. Interviews will be virtual and will take place on either February 11 or February 22, 2021. Please review further information about the Medical Family Therapy Training Sites at www.medicalfamilytherapy.org. Interested applicants should send CV, list of references, and cover letter referencing the position as a single PDF file via email to Shannan Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed:
Shannan Hall Human Resources 1110 W Michigan St, Long Hall 200 Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-278-4848 https://medicine.iu.edu/departments/family-medicine/
Internal Number: MFT2021
About Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine
IU School of Medicine is the largest medical school in the US and is annually ranked among the top medical schools in the nation by US News & World Report. The school offers high-quality medical education, access to leading medical research and rich campus life in nine Indiana cities, including rural and urban locations consistently recognized for livability.