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Clinical MD 100% MCVP Only FT
School of Medicine
Human & Molecular Genetics
Number of Months
Grant funded position?
Mission or Goal of Unit
The Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Human and
Molecular Genetics provides multifaceted clinical and research
activities focusing on current important areas of medical and basic
research. Our 24 faculty members conduct research, clinical and
educational activities at the VCU Medical Center, the Virginia
Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics and the VCU
Institute of Molecular Medicine.
Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission or
This position is an assistant/associate level position, non tenure
track. The service, composed of two physicians and seven genetic
counselors provide primarily consultative services in the areas of,
pediatric, adult, and cancer genetics, preconception and
Genetic evaluation and counseling of pediatric, adult and prenatal
patients with diverse genetic disorders including inborn errors of
metabolism, birth defects, cancer genetics, and high risk
pregnancies. The evaluations may occur on the MCVP campus, MCVP
satellite sites and other locations as required to provide clinical
Managing and participating in call with other department
Teaching genetic counseling, medical, other healthcare students and
Participation in Department’s telemedicine initiatives.
• M.D. with American Board of Medical Genetics ( ABMG )
• Dynamic and innovative leadership skills in supervision of
clinical service and teaching/training of graduate students.
• Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse
faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a
faculty member at VCU .
• Teaching experience at the undergraduate or graduate level.
Open Until Filled
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Applicants should send a brief letter of interest and a current
curriculum vitae. VCU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action
university providing access to education and employment without
regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion,
sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or
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