School/Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Pediatrics (1594)
Purpose of Position:
The Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU is recruiting for a junior faculty member (non-tenure eligible) for the Division of Pediatric Allergy / Immunology. The Division currently has 3 clinical faculty, an advanced practice provider, and a nurse coordinator. Providers see patients at the downtown Children's Pavilion and travel to outlaying community clinics. Additionally, the division has an active ACGME approved fellowship program in coordination with the Department of Internal Medicine.
Faculty member will have teaching responsibilities. Faculty member will provide teaching and mentorship to medical students, Residents, Chief Residents, and Fellows when applicable.
Faculty member will have working knowledge in research methods and be able to participate in clinical, translational, and outcomes research.
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.
Faculty member will serve as a pediatric allergy and immunology physician for the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. The division provides clinical care to both inpatient and outpatient arenas.
5.OTHER (for instance administrative duties, etc.)
Faculty member will take on administrative duties associated with this role.
Required Qualifications:Board certified or board eligible in Pediatric
Experience with clinical care of patients
Experience in an academic medical center
Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.
Preferred Qualifications:Preference will be given to applicants with clinical or basic science research experience and the ability to apply for and obtain early career awards from the NIH or other funding agencies.
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