Child Neurologist

Johnson City, Tennessee
Jan 13, 2021
Feb 12, 2021
Full Time

The Department of Pediatrics at East Tennessee State University (ETSU), Quillen College of Medicine, and Medical Education Assistance Corporation (MEAC) are seeking one full-time BC/BE Child Neurologist to join our large collegial group of pediatricians and pediatric specialty physicians in clinical care. You will work in a new pediatric clinic and a beautiful pediatric hospital 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
  • 24-bed Pediatric Inpatient Unit staffed by 7 Pediatric Hospitalists
  • 10-bed PICU
  • Level III 39-bed NICU
  • 24 hour EEG tech availability and remote EEG review capability
  • Pediatric radiology, orthopedics, and genetics available
  • 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.
  • Completion of child neurology fellowship is required at time of hire.
  • While completion of epilepsy fellowship is not required, comfort with reading pediatric EEGs including neonatal, routine studies, ambulatory studies, and prolonged inpatient studies is required.
  • This is a non-tenure, clinical track position.
  • Academic responsibilities include teaching of medical students and pediatric residents as well as academic pursuits.
  • Clinical responsibilities include providing clinical care at Niswonger Children’s Hospital, reading EEGs, and outpatient pediatric neurology clinic.
  • Must be willing to assist in supervision of already trained pediatric neurology nurse practitioner.
  • 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. 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.”

ETSU is an AA/EOE employer. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion.

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