Virginia Commonwealth University Health
Division Chief of Child Development - F65050
The Childrens Hospital of Richmond of the Virginia Commonwealth University has committed itself to transforming the Division of Child Development into a model academic unit devoted to excellence in clinical care, teaching, and research in the area of children with neurodevelopmental disabilities. We are seeking a full-time developmental pediatrician (tenure-eligible) to serve as Division Chief.
The division currently has 1.5 FTE faculty members, a nurse practitioner, nursing support, 2.5 educational consultants, a social worker clinic director, and a child psychologist, as well as two administrative assistants. The division has an active outpatient presence through its interdisciplinary Child Development Clinic funded through the Virginia Department of Health.
Interested applicants should have experience in interdisciplinary team work environments. Candidates with successful record of research publications and external funding preferred. The Department of Pediatrics has strong working relationships with researchers and clinicians in Neurology, Psychiatry, and Genetics. This position will be encouraged to work collaboratively with these and other specialties. Applicants must be board certified in pediatrics and board certified in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics or Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. A demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment, or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU, is required.
Interested candidates please apply directly at www.vcujobs.com.
Virginia Commonwealth University 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, veterans status, political affiliation or disability.