Greenville, Pitt County
Apr 25, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Job Description: The Department of Emergency Medicine at East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine seeks BC/BE emergency physician or a family medicine physician or a pediatric emergency physician for a tenure-track or fixed-term faculty position at the rank of assistant professor or above, depending on qualifications. This position will provide clinical care at the Vidant Medical Center Emergency Department, Children's Emergency Department, Minor Emergency Department and/or Vidant Beaufort Hospital located in Washington, NC. The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center which is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the principal teaching hospital for ECU. We treat more than 120,000 patients per year in a state-of-the-art ED at Vidant Medical Center. VMC is a 900+ bed level 1 trauma center, and regional stroke center. Our tertiary care catchment area includes more than 1.5 million people in eastern North Carolina, many of whom arrive via our integrated mobile critical care and air medical service. Our new children's ED opened in July 2012 and a new children's hospital opened in June 2013. We are expanding our faculty to increase our cadre of clinician-educators and further develop programs in pediatric EM, ultrasound, and clinical research. Our current faculty members possess diverse interests and expertise leading to extensive state and national-level involvement. The emergency medicine residency is well-established and includes 12 EM and 2 EM/IM residents per year.

Minimum Qualifications: MD or DO degree from an appropriately accredited institution required. Outstanding clinical and teaching skills to qualify for appropriate privileges from ECU Physicians and VMC/VBH are required. The successful candidate will have a track record as an exceptional educator, possess excellent clinical skills, and be BC or BE in Emergency Medicine or Family Medicine or Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Physicians must be able to obtain a license to practice medicine in North Carolina; be granted medical staff privileges at Vidant Medical Center; be approved to practice medicine through ECU Physicians, and receive medical liability insurance coverage through our carrier.

Special Instructions to Applicants: 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)

Date Initial Screening Begins: 05-24-2014

Job Close Date: Open Until Filled