West Virginia University School of Medicine announces a faculty position in the Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology. In addition to providing excellent patient care in both inpatient and outpatient settings, the successful candidate will be actively involved in educating medical students, internal medicine residents and nephrology fellows. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences. Opportunities also exist in clinical research. While this position will be based at the main campus in Morgantown, WV, all section faculty have the opportunity to participate in rural outreach care at several outpatient clinics as well as both freestanding outpatient and inpatient dialysis units.
Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must be board certified in internal medicine and certified or eligible in nephrology. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a children’s hospital, all anchored by a 645-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care.
Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system. Through its eight hospitals, three institutes, and more than 800 physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists, WVU Medicine provides comprehensive healthcare services to all of West Virginia, Southeast Ohio, Western Maryland, and Southwest Pennsylvania.
As West Virginia’s largest healthcare provider and second largest employer..., WVU Medicine provides the full continuum of care – from pediatrics to geriatrics, and from primary care to complex diagnosis.