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West Virginia University Department of Emergency Medicine is in search of Academic Faculty:

The Department of Emergency Medicine at West Virginia University (WVU) School of Medicine in Morgantown, WV is currently seeking academic Emergency Medicine (EM) physicians at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Professor. The WVU Department of Emergency Medicine offers a variety of practice locales and types across its diverse group of clinical sites.

The Department of Emergency Medicine at WVU maintains a thriving clinical practiceincluding West Virginia University Hospitals/Ruby Memorial Hospital (55,000 visits/year, Level 1 Trauma Center), United Hospital Center (58,000 visits/year), St. Joseph's Hospital (24,000 visits/year), two WVU Urgent Care centers, WVU Student Health, WVU International Travel Clinic, and an internal locum tenens practice. Across this myriad of EM practices, our faculty, fellows, residents, and advanced practice providers care for more than 181,000 patients per year.

Our Department is home to a competitive residency program of nearly 30 residentsattracting top-notch housestaff from medical schools across the country. We also offer a state-of-the-art emergency ultrasound fellowship programagain attracting some of the brightest and most skilled young emergency physicians from around the country.

The nearly 65 faculty members, 1 fellow, 30 residents, and 30 advanced practice providers in the Department are engagedlargely through our EM Clinical Research Centerin a host of extramurally-funded, investigative research projects. Departmental research in the areas of sepsis, stroke, Emergency Department-based HIV and hepatitis C testing, medical education, point-of-care ultrasound, and others has culminated in important, original contributions to the peer-reviewed medical literature.

Qualified applicants must have an MD or DO degree (or its foreign equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have completed an accredited Emergency Medicine residency program. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials and experience. In general, WVU offers a highly competitive and comprehensive recruitment package.

North Central WV offers culturally diverse, large-city amenities in a safe, family-like setting. There are excellent school systems and an abundance of recreational opportunities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn, and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit http://www.hsc.wvu.edu/som/em/.

Please send a letter of interest, updated curriculum vitae (CV), and contact information to: Ian B.K. Martin, M.D., M.B.A., FACEP, Professor and Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, West Virginia University School of Medicine at Ian.Martin@hsc.wvu.edu and to Angel Greathouse at angel.greathouse@wvumedicine.org.

WVU and UHA are an AA/EO employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran - and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia Universitys affiliated health system, West Virginias largest private employer, and a national leader in patient safety and quality. WVU Medicine includes the physicians, specialists, and sub-specialists of the West Virginia University School of Medicine; four community hospitals; three critical access hospitals; and a childrens hospital, all anchored by a 600-bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 15,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.