West Virginia University School of Medicine announces additional faculty positions 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 the education of 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.
WVUH provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. WVU Medicine has also opened a three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility to help address the growing demand for services.
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 is an AA/EO employer -Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran -and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.