Pediatric Endocrinologist - F64700
The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism manages the Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Childrens Hospital of Richmond at VCU, the regions most comprehensive program for children with diabetes and other endocrine disorders. The center offers medical care, clinical trials, medical nutrition therapy, diabetes education, nurse navigator support, social work, psychological support, all in one convenient location.
The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology seeks a physician to join the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. This is a non-tenure eligible position. Candidates should be eager to advance their academic career in a collegial atmosphere. The Division is home to a robust clinical service, an accredited Fellowship Program in Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, and a successful multidisciplinary research program in childhood obesity and clinical trials in type 1 and type 2 diabetes. The Virginia Commonwealth University is the largest and most diverse university in the state and provides support for clinical research through the Office of Clinical Trials in the Department of Pediatrics and the Center for Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR) which is part of a national CTSA consortium and is supported by award No. UL1TR000058 from the National Institutes of Healths National Center for Advancing Translational Science.
Candidates must be board eligible/certified in Pediatric Endocrinology. Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU. 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.
Interested candidates please apply directly at www.vcujobs.com.