Pediatric Neonatologist

Morgantown, West Virginia
May 18, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and WVU Medicine Children’s Hospital is seeking an academic physician to join an established group in our level IV NICU practice. 

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 pediatrics residency program and be fellowship trained and board certified/eligible in neonatology.  Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials.  Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and pediatrics residents.  Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research.  

The 38-bed NICU is staffed with fellows, residents and 24-hour NNP coverage and includes active teaching, research and follow-up programs.  We are recruiting an individual with strong clinical, teaching and interpersonal skills and interest in contributing to the clinical and research growth of our department.

WVU Medicine Children's Hospital provides our faculty with direct access to highly advanced technological resources and comprehensive pediatric services.  West Virginia University is a comprehensive doctoral-granting public institution with a combined agenda of research, teaching, and service.  In recognition of this mission, the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has ranked WVU as a "Research University I" institution.  This designation places WVU among only 59 public and 29 private institutions of higher education nationwide.

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.

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For additional questions, please contact Jessica Hall, Senior Physician Recruiter, at

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

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