West Virginia University is seeking Orthopaedics Assistant (or Associate) Professors for its School of Medicine, Eastern Division regional campus. Positions are primarily clinical, based in Jefferson or Berkeley County WV and include hospital coverage at University Healthcare’s Berkeley Medical Center or Jefferson Medical Center. Job duties include: rounding on patients in hospital; provide clinical care and teach medical students and family medicine residents and scholarly activities are highly encouraged. Position is full-time, hours vary. Applicants must havean M.D. or DO degree or equivalent and successfully completed an ACGME certified residency training in Orthopaedics. WV Medical License and DEA registration are both required by start date. Candidates should be BC/BE in Orthopaedics.
Our Eastern Panhandle locations are just over 60 minutes from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD. A rural atmosphere and a lower cost of living mixed with the easy accessibility to the Washington/Baltimore areas make the Eastern Panhandle an ideal place in which to live. While our counties are among the fastest growing Counties in the state, they have very little congestion. In recent years, a steady influx of urban professionals from nearby Washington, DC and Baltimore, Maryland - have contributed to the growth of local telecommuting and high-tech industries.
Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. The position will remain open until filled. WVU offers a high competitive and comprehensive recruitment package which includes occurrence based malpractice.
WVU is an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.