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Position Number F59030 Is this employee on a H1B Visa? Position Type Teaching and Research Faculty Rank Assistant Professor Working Title Clinician Educator School/Unit School of Medicine Department Internal Medicine Number of Months 12 Tenure Status Non-Tenure Eligible Grant funded position? No
Mission or Goal of Unit
Provide excellent, compassionate, evidence based efficient patient care while educating the physicians and healthcare professionals of tomorrow using state of the art facilities and knowledge.
Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission or goal
To contribute to and enhance the educational and clinical activities of the division of endocrinology and metabolism by providing compassionate, efficient, high quality consultative patient care in outpatient and inpatient settings and support the research goals of the division and department.
Teaching: Staff Endocrinology fellow’s clinic and endocrinology consultation service. Teach fellows, residents and medical students using adult teaching methods that enhance and encourage active learning and ongoing professional development. Complete student, resident and fellows evaluations. Participate in other endocrine educational activities including resident didactic series, noon conferences, morning report, Endocrine and Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, instruct undergraduate endocrine course and other educational duties assigned by the department and service.
Service: Work with institutional and administrative staff to attain the objectives of Virginia Commonwealth University and VCU Health System including patient safety, customer satisfaction, maintenance and enhancement of public perception and fiscal health.
Clinical: Provide excellent patient care in general endocrinology and focused areas of interest and experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Actively participate in management of patients on endocrinology consult service. Join colleagues in assuring service coverage 24/7/365.
Research: Participate in clinical and administrative research according to skills, interest and funding. Provide mentoring and supervision of fellows and residents in research and QI initiatives. Research opportunities may include performance improvement initiatives or formal extramurally funded investigations and participation may be as principle investigator or co-investigator.
Other (for instance administrative duties, etc.): Comply promptly with billing, documentation, credentialing and other administrative requirements of the department.
- Completed an accredited Internal Medicine residency and an accredited Endocrinology fellowship program
- Board eligible or certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism.
- The incumbent is expected to maintain the certification, to have an active license to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Virginia and to have a DEA license.
- Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a diverse team providing effective communication both verbal and written and an interest in furthering the research, scholarly and academic mission of the Division.
- Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU .
Date Posted 10/23/2019 Open Until Filled Yes Application Deadline Date Proposed Hire Date 01/01/2020 Type of Search National Application Process/Additional Information
Interested candidates should apply online at https://www.vcujobs.com
For additional information, please contact Rebecca Vokes, Administrator – Division of Endocrinology | Rebecca.Vokes@vcuhealth.org.
Posted Salary Quick Link https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/94680 Diversity Statement Information Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Have you completed an accredited Internal Medicine residency
and an accredited Endocrinology fellowship program?
- * Are you Board Certified or Board Eligible in Endocrinology,
Diabetes and Metabolism?
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Other Document
- Reference Letter - 1
- Reference Letter - 2
- Reference Letter - 3