We are writing today to let you know that the term of the current Department of Psychiatry representative, Dr. Marilyn Champagne, on the Faculty of Medicine Clinical Faculty Advisory Council will end as of June 30, 2021. Dr. Champagne has been an outstanding representative and advocate for clinical faculty in Psychiatry, and the Department wishes to thank her for all her valuable contributions over the last three years.
The Department is now inviting expressions of interest from clinical faculty to fill the vacancy for the role of Clinical Faculty Affairs Representative for Psychiatry. This role will be for a three-year term from July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024.
The Clinical Faculty Affairs Representative serves as the crucial link between UBC Psychiatry and the Clinical Faculty Affairs office, and will participate in the Faculty of Medicine Clinical Faculty Advisory Council (formerly Clinical Faculty Affairs Committee), an advisory group consisting of representatives from each department with the Faculty of Medicine, as well in other committees within the Department.
General Responsibilities include:
Specific Responsibilities include:
Within the Faculty of Medicine:
Within the Department:
**Eligible for compensation as per the Clinical Faculty Compensation Terms for Standing Committees and Search Committees for Senior Leadership.
Typically 12-15 hours per month (fewer in July and August)
If you are interested, please email to Vicky Yau, Director, Administration (email@example.com) a brief statement of interest and a biographical summary by April 30, 2021. If there are two or more interested faculty members, then an election will be held.
Information on the Clinical Faculty Advisory Council can be found at http://www.med.ubc.ca/clinical-faculty/advisory-council/. The Terms of Reference for the Faculty of Medicine Clinical Faculty Advisory Council can be found at https://mednet.med.ubc.ca/AboutUs/AdminAndGoverningBodies/Committees/Pages/Clinical-Faculty-Advisory-Council.aspx.
Dr. Lakshmi N. Yatham, Head, UBC Department of Psychiatry