Pediatric Gastroenterologist

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

United States

June 4, 2022

Description

Posting Information

Posting Information

Department Pediatrics - 412001

Posting Open Date 04/04/2022 Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Pediatric Gastroenterologist Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty Vacancy ID FAC0003990 Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent Hours per week 40 FTE 1 Position Location North Carolina, US Hiring Range Proposed Start Date 10/01/2022

Position Information

Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit

The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence and care. Our mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of North Carolinians, and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research. We strive to promote faculty, staff, and learner development in a diverse, respectful environment where our colleagues demonstrate professionalism, enhance learning, and create personal and professional sustainability. We optimize our partnership with the UNC Health System through close collaboration and commitment to service. OUR VISION Our vision is to be the nation's leading public school of medicine. We are ranked 2nd in primary care education among all US schools of medicine and 5th among public peers in NIH research funding. Our Allied Health Department is home to five top-ranked divisions, and we are home to 18 top-ranked clinical and basic science departments in NIH research funding. OUR MISSION Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of North Carolinians and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research. Patient Care: We will promote health and provide superb clinical care while maintaining our strong tradition of reaching underserved populations and reducing health disparities across North Carolina and beyond. Education: We will prepare tomorrow's health care professionals and biomedical researchers by facilitating learning within innovative curricula and team- oriented interprofessional education. We will cultivate outstanding teaching and research faculty, and we will recruit outstanding students and trainees from highly diverse backgrounds to create a socially responsible, highly skilled workforce. Research: We will develop and support a rich array of outstanding health sciences research programs, centers, and resources. We will provide infrastructure and opportunities for collaboration among disciplines throughout and beyond our University to support outstanding research. We will foster programs in the areas of basic, translational, mechanistic, and population research.

Position Summary

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine is seeking an experienced open rank, fixed term, clinical faculty position with a minimum of 10 years' experience to practice in our multi- specialty academic practice in Wilmington, NC. This team is part of an innovative partnership between UNC Health, UNC School of Medicine and Novant Health to provide specialty care to children from communities throughout southeastern and coastal NC The Novant Health – New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NH-NHRMC) facility is a full spectrum 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 NC.

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. The UNC Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology in Chapel Hill offers full spectrum tertiary and quaternary care for children with disorders of the esophagus, stomach, intestines, liver, biliary tree and pancreas. Through the partnership between Novant Health and UNC, NH-NHRMC will become the tertiary care referral hospital for children in Coastal and Southeastern NC. Additionally, there will be ongoing expansion of educational opportunities with medical students, other health profession students, and residents. Though not the primary focus of the center, research opportunities are also available.

This is a full-time clinician-educator, fixed-term faculty position, with focus on outpatient outreach clinics but also to include diagnostic procedures and inpatient consultation services. Diagnostic endoscopic skills are required. The candidate must be board certified / eligible in Pediatric Gastroenterology. Individuals interested in building outstanding clinical programs with demonstrated leadership experience are particularly encouraged to apply. This is an excellent opportunity to join the current pediatric gastroenterologists in this practice with more opportunity for future growth. Additionally, the position is based in a terrific community setting with teaching and educational opportunities, while also being connected to a larger academic division of Pediatric Gastroenterology in Chapel Hill. Salary will be based on experience and aligned to community-based specialist rates. Incentive compensation will support highly productive providers and meeting other targets aligned with broad system goals.

Wilmington, NC, is a charming, coastal city of ~125,000 people 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.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

MD. Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatric Gastroenterology.

Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience

Diagnostic endoscopic skills are required. An experienced Pediatrician with over 10 years of progressive leadership is a preferred candidate.

Special Physical/Mental Requirements Campus Security Authority Responsibilities

Not Applicable.

Special Instructions Quick Link https: // unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/226161

Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Michael Steiner, MD

Department Contact Telephone or Email msteiner@med.unc.edu Academic Personnel Office Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

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.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Optional Documents

  • List of References
  • Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • What is your highest degree?
  • PhD
  • MD
  • PharmD
  • DDS
  • DVM
  • JD
  • MLS/MIS
  • Masters
  • Other
  • Similar Jobs

    University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

    United States May 10, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Pediatric Gastroenterologist

    Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Pediatric Gastroenterologist Permanent Hours per week 40 FTE 1 Position Location North Carolina, US Hiring The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence and care. mission...

    University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

    United States Apr 29, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Pediatric Endocrinologist

    Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Pediatric Endocrinologist The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence and care. mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of North Carolinians, and excellence in...

    University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

    United States May 7, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Open Rank

    Department Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - 412013 Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Open Rank Appointment Type Open week 40 FTE 1 Position Location North Carolina, US Hiring Range Proposed Start The UNC School of Medicine has...

    University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

    United States May 7, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Surgical Oncologist - GI Malignancies

    Department Surgery - Surgical Oncology - 414020 Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Surgical Oncologist - GI The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence and care. mission is to improve the...

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    United States Apr 29, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Open Rank- Fixed Term Faculty

    Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Open Rank- Fixed Term Faculty Permanent Hours per week 40 FTE 1 Position Location North Carolina, US Hiring The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence...

    University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

    United States Apr 30, 2022

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Clinical Assistant Professor

    Department Family Medicine - 411601 Position Type Permanent Faculty Working Title Clinical Assistant Professor Full-Time Permanent Hours per week 40 FTE 1 Position Location North Carolina, The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition...