Digestive Diseases-Program Director

Posted: 1/11/2016

West Virginia University School of Medicine is seeking a board certified academic gastroenterologist to assume the role of fellowship program director at our main campus in Morgantown, WV. Applicants must meet the minimum ACGME qualifications for a program director, which includes at least five years faculty experience with an accredited fellowship program.

Our GI service line of professionals treat a diverse population and have exposure to clinically challenging cases in our state of the art endoscopy center with a suite for ERCPs and adjacent clinics. Candidates with research credentials will be eligible for appointment and resources in the West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute.

Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license.  Candidates must have completed an accredited internal medicine residency program and gastroenterology fellowship.  Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials.  Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students, internal medicine residents and GI fellows.

U.S. News & World Report has ranked West Virginia University Hospitals #1 in the state for the past several years.  WVUH provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states.  Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds.  WVU Medicine has also opened a three story, 110,000 square foot ambulatory care facility to help address the growing demand for services and has broken ground on an ambulatory surgery center adjacent to the new clinic. The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center has a full complement of academic programs in the clinical and basic sciences.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate.  The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit the Digestive Diseases page and submit your CV directly to Pam Furbee, Physician Recruiter, at furbeep@wvumedicine.org.

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