Morgantown, West Virginia
Mar 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery at West Virginia University School of Medicine are seeking a Neuro-Oncologist.  Successful candidates will complement our dynamic program, expand clinical and research activities, and join a team including neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuropathologists, and medical and radiation oncologists for collaboration in the areas of patient care, research, and education.

The WVU Cancer Institute is one of the country's premier cancer treatment centers. Multidisciplinary medical teams use the latest cancer therapies, sophisticated technologies, and patient driven research to deliver the best possible treatment in state-of-the-art facilities operated by WVU Medicine. We offer treatment to those in West Virginia as well as patients from five border states. We have a very active clinical trial program, pharmaceutical studies, and emerging statewide WV Clinical Trials Network. In addition, WVU Cancer Institute has recently added several regional cancer treatment sites with continued planning efforts to add additional sites in the next 1-2 years.  

We seek applicants who hold a MD or DO degree (foreign educational equivalent accepted), who are board eligible/certified in neuro-oncology, and eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia license at the time of employment. In addition to providing excellent patient care, the successful candidate will be actively involved in the teaching of medical students and residents.

U.S. News & World Report ranked West Virginia University Hospitals in Morgantown #1 in the state for the last few years.  WVU Medicine is a 645 bed hospital system, providing tertiary referral services and the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states.  The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences.

Morgantown, West Virginia is located just over an hour south of Pittsburgh, PA and three and one-half hours from Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD.  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, with an exceptional school system.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one.  To learn more, visit the departments’ websites and To apply, submit your CV directly to Kelli Piccirillo, Physician Recruitment,

WVU is an AA/EO employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

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