Assistant or Associate Professor Pediatric Nephrologist - non-tenure eligible


Richmond, VA



The Pediatric Nephrology Division of the Childrens Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University (CHoR) is devoted to excellence in clinical care, teaching, and clinical, translational, and basic research.

We are seeking a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor (non-tenure eligible) Pediatric Nephrologist to join our division.


  • The Childrens Hospital of Richmond at VCU has undergone significant growth over the past 5 years.
  • A free-standing pediatric outpatient facility built in 2016 has allowed for significant outpatient growth and contains clinic space, a pediatric specific dialysis unit, outpatient procedure rooms, outpatient ORs, imaging and radiology, and faculty offices.
  • We are targeted to open a new free standing Childrens Hospital devoted to providing an exclusively child-centered environment for kids and their families in the spring of 2023.
  • Outreach clinics occur throughout the state to allow for local care of children.
  • Applicants must be board certified in pediatrics and board certified/eligible in pediatric nephrology.
  • 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.

About the Division:

  • The division currently has 2.9 FTE faculty members, 1 APP, 2 nurse RN educators, a social worker, a dietician, and an administrative assistant.
  • Included in the division is the section of Pediatric Rheumatology with an additional physician and RN devoted to Rheumatology.
  • Has an active inpatient and outpatient presence with a busy end-stage renal disease program including dialysis and transplantation, as well as procedures including acute dialysis (PD, HD and CRRT) and renal biopsies.
  • Has an active ACGME approved fellowship program, and an active clinical research program with involvement in the Pediatric Nephrology Research Consortium (PNRC), the ASN, ASPN, IPNA and IPTA.

Richmond is a comfortable metropolitan area of 1.2 million. We are centrally located, close to the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west, the Virginia and Carolina beaches to the east, and just 90 miles south of Washington, DC. Discover more about Richmond at

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 EOE M/F/Vet/Disabled

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