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Position Number F66340 Is this employee on a H1B Visa? Position Type Teaching and Research Faculty Rank Assistant Professor Working Title General Dermatologist School/Unit School of Medicine Department Dermatology Number of Months 12 Tenure Status Open Grant funded position? No
Mission or Goal of Unit
To provide the highest quality care to patients with skin disorders in an atmosphere of compassion and caring and to contribute exceptional dermatologists and dermatologic surgeons to the physician workforce.
Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission or goal
The Department of Dermatology of Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine/ VCU Health is seeking full-time faculty members to provide high quality, clinical dermatology care to patients, educate the next generation of clinical dermatological physicians and contribute to the research portfolio of the the Department of Dermatology. As a member of an academic community, candidate should be prepared to contribute to the organization via activities in clinical research, quality improvement/patient safety, and governance committees. Major responsibilities include clinical practice and education of residents and medical students.
Faculty member will have teaching responsibilities to include supervision of residents and medical students. The incumbent will be expected to participate in Grand Rounds presentations and may choose to speak in other forums on the medical campus.
Faculty member should be aware of the Department’s expectation of publishing and should seek opportunities to become involved in clinical research projects.
Faculty member will be expected to embrace the Department’s commitment to the University goals and missions through volunteering for various administrative functions (e.g., participation on committees). Further, faculty member may choose to pursue service interests in national dermatologic organizations.
Faculty member will provide clinical treatment to patients, either with or without residents, six to eight clinical sessions per week (one week = ten sessions).
- Hold or be eligible to obtain a medical license in Virginia.
- BC/BE in Dermatology with additional training as indicated.
- Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU .
- Current or previous experience in an academic setting, teaching both residents and medical students.
- Engagement in ongoing scholarly activity.
- Demonstrate interest in research/scholarly activity through journal publication and national meeting presentations.
Date Posted 03/30/2020 Open Until Filled Yes Application Deadline Date Proposed Hire Date 07/01/2020 Type of Search National Application Process/Additional Information
The positions will be offered at an academic rank that is commensurate with qualifications. Interested candidates should apply online at https://www.vcujobs.com.
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