Endocrinologist - Clinical Educator - M60418
The Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism of Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine seeks applicants for a position at the Assistant Professor level to enhance clinical programs in the care of patients with diabetes and related metabolic conditions. The qualified individual should be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Endocrinology and Metabolism. The candidate must qualify for an appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. She/he must demonstrate experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff and student environment or a commitment to do so as a faculty member at Virginia Commonwealth University. The successful candidate will participate as Clinician-Educator in the teaching and mentoring of medical students, residents and endocrinology fellows in inpatient and outpatient settings, will establish outpatient clinics in diabetes, general endocrinology and other areas of interest and will contribute to the overall scholarly and research activities of the Division.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an urban university with over 32,000 students located in Richmond, Virginia, two hours south of Washington D.C. As one of the nations top research universities it attracts more than $255 million a year in sponsored research funding. Twenty-seven VCU graduate and professional programs rank among the best in the nation in US News & World Reports Americas Best Graduate Schools.
VCU Medical Center is one of the nations leading academic medical centers. It includes the 780 bed MCV Hospitals and outpatient clinics, MCV Physicians - a 600 physician-faculty group practice and the health sciences schools of VCU. It offers state-of-the-art care in more than 200 specialty areas and is the regions only Level 1 Trauma Center.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
As a preeminent national, urban, public research university and academic health center, Virginia Commonwealth University is committed to organizational diversity, equity and inclusion - an environment where all can thrive in their pursuit of excellence.
Applicants are requested to submit a Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (typically between 150-300 words) providing your career aspirations and contributions toward promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. Through this statement, you can share how your lived experiences; and past, present, and future academic and professional activities have or will contribute to VCUs mission of promoting equity and inclusion.
*Note:* Examples include working with others to further the goals of equity and inclusion; leading in any capacity that tangibly promotes an environment where diversity is welcomed, fostered, and celebrated; creative activity, research and scholarship that promotes equity and parity; teaching and mentoring students, and/or engaging with faculty and/or staff from traditionally underrepresented groups to create a positive and successful organizational experience.