The Department of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Richmond of the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System is seeking a full-time academic Neonatologist with interests and/or experience in neonatal medicine education, research, quality improvement or mentorship. Expected responsibilities include clinical care, neonatal follow-up, ECMO, hypothermia treatment, teaching responsibilities. In addition, there are strong opportunities to continue or establish efforts and initiatives fellowship education, including leadership, in program development or in clinical or bench research, depending on background and interest.
Expected responsibilities include clinical care, neonatal follow-up, ECMO, hypothermia treatment, teaching responsibilities as well as opportunity to continue established clinical or bench research.
1.TEACHING Faculty member will have teaching responsibilities in the NICU. Faculty member will provide teaching and mentorship to medical students, Residents, Chief Residents, and Fellows when applicable.
2.RESEARCH Faculty member will have working knowledge in basic research methods and be able to participate in clinical, translational, and outcomes research.
3.SERVICE Faculty member will serve on departmental or School of Medicine level committees when appropriate, and engage in professional activities through journal review, conference presentations, etc.
4.CLINICAL Faculty member will serve as a Neonatologist for the Department of Pediatrics. Will work weekends and take call as necessary.
5.OTHER (for instance administrative duties, etc.) Faculty member will take on administrative duties associated with this role.
Board certified in Pediatrics and Neonatal medicine
Experience with clinical care of patients
Experience in an academic medical center
Experience with research and research methods
Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU
Research focus and/or external funding
Demonstrated excellent teaching skills
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