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Pediatric Neurologist - Asst/Assc Professor

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Job Title Pediatric Neurologist - Asst/Assc Professor
Department Pediatrics - 31550
Pay Grade 1
Job Category College of Medicine Faculty
Job Summary

The Department of Pediatrics at East Tennessee State University (ETSU), Quillen College of Medicine, and Medical Education Assistance Corporation (MEAC) are seeking a full-time BC/BE Child Neurologist to join our large collegial group of pediatricians and pediatric specialty physicians in clinical care. You will work in a beautiful, new pediatric clinic and a beautiful pediatric hospital with a warm, child and family friendly environment, emerging to be one of the region’s largest tertiary referral centers.
• Established Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic representing 9 specialties
• 24-bed Pediatric Inpatient Unit staffed by 5 Pediatric Hospitalists
• 10-bed PICU
• Level III 39-bed NICU
• 24 hour EEG tech availability and remote EEG review capability
• Pediatric radiology, orthopedics, and genetics available
• Friendly college community is a great place to raise a family near the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains.
Other considerations for this position
• The position is at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.
• At time of hire, completion of child neurology fellowship is required.
• While completion of epilepsy fellowship is not required, comfort with reading pediatric EEGs including neonatal, routine studies, ambulatory studies, and prolonged inpatient studies is required.
• This is a non-tenure, clinical track position.
• Academic responsibilities include teaching of medical students and pediatric residents as well as academic pursuits.
• Clinical responsibilities include providing clinical care at Niswonger Children’s Hospital, reading EEGs, and outpatient pediatric neurology clinic.
• Must be willing to assist in supervision of already trained pediatric neurology nurse practitioner.
• Competitive salary and benefit package; contingent on external funding

We are located just west of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the area offers excellent schools, a low cost of living and a wealth of outdoor activities. The steep mountains, rolling hills and valleys surrounding the Johnson City region are part of the Appalachian Ridge-and-Valley Province. Exciting outdoor recreation close to home include hiking, whitewater rafting and various boating opportunities. Johnson City is ranked the #14 “Best Small Place for Business and Careers” in the USA by Forbes, and #5 in Kiplinger’s list of "The 10 Least-Expensive Cities For Living in the U.S.A.”
ETSU is an AA/EOE employer.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Required Qualifications

Completion of Pediatric Neurology Fellowship at time of hire. BC/BE at time of hire.

Preferred Qualifications
Salary Contingent on experience

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00089P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? Yes
Open Date 10/09/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
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  1. Transcripts