The Department of Pediatrics at East Tennessee State University (ETSU), Quillen College of Medicine, and Medical Education Assistance Corporation (MEAC) are seeking a full-time BC/BE Pediatric Gastroenterologist to join our large collegial group of pediatricians and pediatric specialty medicine physicians in clinical care. You will work in a beautiful, new Pediatric Clinic with a warm, child and family friendly environment, emerging to be one of the region's largest tertiary referral centers.
Established Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic representing 9 specialties
Pediatric GI division has 2 physicians, a mid-level provider, a dietician and 3 nurses
24-bed Pediatric Inpatient Unit staffed by 5 Pediatric Hospitalists
Level III 39-bed NICU
Friendly college community is a great place to raise a family near the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains.
Other considerations for this position
The position is at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor
At time of hire, completion of Pediatric Gastroenterology fellowship is required
This is a non-tenure, clinical track position
Academic responsibilities include teaching of medical students and pediatric residents, and academic pursuits
Clinical responsibilities include providing clinical care at Niswonger Children's Hospital and out-patient clinic
Competitive salary and benefit package; contingent on external funding
We are located just west of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the area offers excellent schools, a low cost of living and a wealth of outdoor activities. The steep mountains, rolling hills and valleys surrounding the Johnson City region are part of the Appalachian Ridge-and-Valley Province. Exciting outdoor recreation close to home include hiking, whitewater rafting and various boating opportunities. Johnson City is ranked the #14 “Best Small Place for Business and Careers” in the USA by Forbes, and #5 in Kiplinger’s list of "The 10 Least-Expensive Cities For Living in the U.S.A.
All positions at East Tennessee State University are contingent upon sufficient funding.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: College of Medicine Faculty
Completion of Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship at time of hire.
Internal Number: 17443
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.