Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Pediatric Cardiologist
Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty
Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent
If part-time, hours per week
Vacancy ID FAC0003566
Posting Open Date 07/13/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Proposed Start Date 10/01/2021
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina School of
Medicine is seeking an open rank, fixed term, clinical faculty position for
the Division of Pediatric Cardiology. The successful candidate will live and
work primarily in Wilmington, NC, to join our team to provide pediatric and
fetal care in communities throughout southeastern NC in partnership with
Novant Health – New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NH-NHRMC). This
facility houses a community-based, multispecialty practice and a children's
hospital that includes a 45 bed Level III NICU, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
and inpatient unit. The faculty member will also be expected to develop and
perform clinical activities in surrounding outreach locations in Southeastern
As a top-tier academic medical center, UNC Children's upholds a four-tiered
mission to “CARE,” aligning clinical care, advocacy, research, and education
to deliver world-class family-centered care. Novant Health and UNC Health
formed a partnership in early 2021 to broaden and enhance pediatric care in
Southeast NC and expand medical education at the Wilmington branch campus of
the School of Medicine. Through this collaboration, NH-NHRMC will become the
tertiary care referral hospital for children in Coastal and Southeastern NC.
This is an excellent opportunity to be part of and build a community-based
practice in Pediatric Cardiology while being part of an academic group. The
faculty member will be expected to participate in faculty meetings and case
management conferences virtually with Chapel Hill. The faculty member will
join The UNC Children's Heart Center encompassing a dynamic faculty, which
care for the fetus through adulthood along the continuum of comprehensive
care. Clinical research and quality improvement interests will be encouraged
and the faculty member may participate in the education of medical students
and house staff.
Wilmington, NC, is a charming, coastal city of ~125,000, known as the Port
City, located in the southeastern corner of North Carolina between the Cape
Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean. It is a popular destination because of its
moderate, four-season climate, historic preservation district, annual cultural
events, and numerous championship golf courses. The historic downtown offers a
1.75-mile River walk and the nearby Wrightsville, Carolina and Kure Beaches
are all within half-hour drives from downtown Wilmington.
The candidate must be board certified / eligible in Pediatric Cardiology.
Qualifications and Experience
The successful candidate will ideally have excellent outpatient pediatric
cardiology skills with preferred fetal echocardiography expertise.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender,
gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin,
race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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