Physical Medicine and Rehab -- Faculty Position

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Job Title:

Physical Medicine and Rehab -- Faculty Position

Position Number :


Vacancy Open to :

All Candidates

Department :

HSH BSOM Physical Med and Rehab

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Division :

Health Sciences

Classification Title :

Associate Professor

Working Title :

Physical Medicine and Rehab -- Faculty Position

Number of Vacancies :


Full Time Equivalent (FTE) :


Full Time or Part Time :

Full Time

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Position Type:

Faculty (Teaching)

Organizational Unit Overview:

The PM&R Department serves the rehabilitation needs of the 1.3 million people in a 29-county region of eastern North Carolina and is located within Vidant Rehabilitation Center at Vidant Medical Center, with Spinal Cord, Brain Injury, General Rehab, and Pediatric Rehabilitation Units.
The Center’s 57-bed inpatient unit is one of few rehabilitation facilities in the U.S. accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) in eleven or more specialty areas. The Center is also one of the five centers of excellence at Vidant. Vidant Medical Center is a JCAHO-accredited Level I Trauma center with 974 beds and is one of seven hospitals owned by Vidant Health.
The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center (formerly Pitt County Memorial Hospital). Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Job Duties :

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) seeks a board certified/board eligible PM&R physician to provide care in occupational medicine and PM&R clinical care.

The occupational medicine clinic is located in the Vidant Medical Center and local occupational medicine satellite locations, in addition to acting as the Medical Review Officer.

The candidate will see and treat work-related injuries, provide fitness for duty evaluations, and follow best practice guidelines related to return to work national benchmarks.

The PM&R clinical care to be provided includes opportunities of inpatient rehab, musculoskeletal care, musculoskeletal ultrasound, Botox, baclofen, EMG, SSEP, VEP, phenol blocks, and wound/hyperbaric medicine.

The candidate will participate in the training of residents, medical students, and other allied health students.

Research is supported and is a valued component of the position.

Fixed Term position is available at the title of Assistant Professor or higher.

Minimum Education/Experience :

Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from an appropriately accredited institution.
Board certified or board eligible in PM&R

License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation :


Special Instructions to Applicant :

East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:

Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
List of Three References (noting contact information)

Additional Instructions to Applicant:

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.

Job Open Date :


Open Until Filled:


Initial Screening Begins :


Rank Level:

Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor

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East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 737-1018 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].

Eligibility for Employment :

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information :

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/30/2021
Application Due: 7/31/2021
Work Type: Full Time