The position requires an individual with strong interpersonal and leadership skills, clinical expertise, demonstrated scholarship, at least two years of administrative experience, and a commitment to service, teaching, and research. Applicants must be eligible for Associate or Full Professorship at West Virginia University in the clinical or tenure track, have completed an accredited ACGME residency program and be currently certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Review of applicants will commence upon receipt. The position will remain open until filled. Applicants should apply to http://employmentservices.hr.wvu.edu/faculty-portal with a cover letter of interest, current CV and contact information, including email addresses for three professional references.
The mission of the SOM is to improve the health of West Virginians through the education of health professionals, basic/clinical scientific research, research in rural healthcare delivery, and the provision of direct and supportive healthcare. The School is supported in this mission by our state-wide health system, WVU Medicine, which provides tertiary and quaternary care through a multispecialty practice plan and our campus hospitals with over 550 beds. WVU Hospitals has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top performer in the state, and our medical campus includes Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Children's Hospital, WVU Cancer Institute, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, and Chestnut Ridge Center psychiatric facility. WVU Medicine and the SOM also work with a number of regional campuses, both clinically and academically.
WVU is a comprehensive land grant university enrolling 30,000 students in 113 degree programs and is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a Research University (High Research Activity). The HSC includes the Schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, Dentistry, and Public Health, each with their own educational and research programs. The campus includes a number of new or recently updated research facilities, including a NIH-funded Clinical and Translational Science Institute to drive biomedical research across the state of West Virginia. The medical campus also boasts a state of the art simulation and clinical training center.
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and veterans