Breast Surgeon Assistant Professor

Posted: 6/8/2016

West Virginia University is seeking Assistant (or Associate) Professor(s) in Breast Surgery and general surgery. Positions are primarily clinical; hours vary and include call. Positions will be based in Berkeley and Jefferson counties. Job duties include: surgical time in hospital; rounding on surgical patients; clinical time in outpatient clinic; teaching medical students and residents; and scholarly activities are highly encouraged. Must have MD or DO degree and successfully completed an ACGME-approved surgical residency program and fellowship in Breast Surgery or equivalent. WV Medical License and DEA certificate are required by start date. Candidates should be BC/BE in General Surgery.

Berkeley Medical Center is a 195-bed licensed facility, with 55,000 ED visits annually. The ICU was recently updated and expanded to 20 beds. BMC has new NICU and more than 1,000 births annually. BMC has wound care center with two hyperbaric chambers and plastic surgery services.
Our Eastern Panhandle location is little more than an hour from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD. A rural atmosphere and a lower cost of living mixed with the easy accessibility to the Washington DC / Baltimore areas make the Eastern Panhandle an ideal place in which to live. While Berkeley County is among the fastest growing counties in the state, there is little congestion and traffic. 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.

Interested Candidates should send CV to:
Tina R. Stover, MS, FASPR
System Director of Physician Recruitment
2000 Foundation Way, Suite 2310
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Office: 304-260-1425
Fax: 304-260-1480
Email: tstover@wvuhealthcare.com

WVU is an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.