Job Title Pediatric Hospitalist, Assistant/Associate Professor
Department Pediatrics - 31550
Pay Grade 1
Job Category College of Medicine Faculty
East Tennessee State University (ETSU) Department of Pediatrics and Medical
Education Assistance Corporation (MEAC), in conjunction with the Niswonger
Children's Hospital seek a qualified Pediatric Hospitalist to join a dynamic
team of 7 hospitalists who are active in quality improvement projects,
research, and teaching of medical students and pediatric residents. This
position will be an ETSU non-tenure, clinical track faculty appointment
(contingent on MEAC funding). The candidate must be Board Eligible/Board
Certified in Pediatrics at time of hire. Experience should include
demonstrated skill in inpatient pediatrics, newborn nursery, and medical
education. Experience in quality improvement is a plus.
Responsibilities include providing services at Niswonger Children's Hospital
at the Johnson City Medical Center, the primary inpatient site for medical
student and resident pediatric education for the ETSU Quillen College of
Medicine, and other Ballad Hospitals. Niswonger Children's Hospital provides
medical care to pediatric patients from a large geographic area including
Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia, Southern West Virginia, Eastern
Kentucky and Western North Carolina.
Our region is at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains and offers excellent
schools, affordable cost of living, and a wealth of outdoor activities. The
beautiful Smoky Mountain National Park is in close proximity.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our
students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and
acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and
contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. ETSU
is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The candidate must be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Pediatrics at time of
Demonstrated skill in inpatient pediatrics, newborn nursery, and medical
Experience in quality improvement is a plus.
Salary Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Contingent on
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number F00553P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside
funding source? Yes
Open Date 04/27/2022
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
The closing date is subject to change without notice to applicants.
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