Division Chief of Child Development F65050
Division Chief of Child Development - F65050
The Children's Hospital of Richmond of the Virginia Commonwealth University has committed itself to transforming the Division of Child Development into a model academic unit devoted to excellence in clinical care, teaching, and research in the area of children with neurodevelopmental disabilities. We are seeking a full-time developmental pediatrician (tenure-eligible) to serve as Division Chief.
The division currently has 1.5 FTE faculty members, a nurse practitioner, nursing support, 2.5 educational consultants, a social worker clinic director, and a child psychologist, as well as two administrative assistants. The division has an active outpatient presence through its interdisciplinary Child Development Clinic funded through the Virginia Department of Health.
Interested applicants should have experience in interdisciplinary team work environments. Candidates with successful record of research publications and external funding preferred. The Department of Pediatrics has strong working relationships with researchers and clinicians in Neurology, Psychiatry, and Genetics. This position will be encouraged to work collaboratively with these and other specialties. Applicants must be board certified in pediatrics and board certified in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics or Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. A demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment, or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU, is required.
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity, Affirmative Action University providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran's status, political affiliation or disability.
As an equal opportunity employer, VCU Health System is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact HR4U at 804-628-4748 or toll free 844 989-4748; address P.O. 980066, Richmond, VA 23298; email HR4U@vcuhealth.org. EOE M/F/Vet/Disabled
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