Trauma and Surgical Critical Care

Academic Level 1 Trauma Center in Morgantown, WV
May 07, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Critical Care is seeking an energetic, academic oriented, BC/BE Trauma Surgeon to join the faculty practice in Morgantown, WV.

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 have completed an accredited critical care fellowship.  Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials. 

The Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center is one of only 2 Level One trauma centers for the state of WV. The Center treats over 3,000 trauma patients per year with approximately 2100 admissions to the service each year. The service has support from dedicated midlevel providers and nurse clinicians. Responsibilities include trauma, surgical critical care, and elective and emergency general surgery, along with teaching of residents and medical students. Opportunities for involvement in outreach, injury prevention, pre-hospital education and research are all available and encouraged.

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. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.

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.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one.  To learn more, visit and apply online at

For additional questions, please contact Pam Furbee, Senior Physician Recruiter,

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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