Clinical Assistant Professor

Greenville, NC
Feb 01, 2021
Apr 30, 2021
Full Time

The Department of Medicine is a very complex organization. Our specialties include allergy, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, general internal medicine, hematology, immunology, infectious disease, nephrology, neurology, oncology, pulmonary medicine and rheumatology. Administration of the department provides a management structure that coordinates and supports the activities of a large complex and heterogeneous organization. The Department of Medicine is a primary contributor to the mission of East Carolina University School of Medicine, which is to provide health care for the citizens of eastern North Carolina, educate primary care physicians to meet the health care needs and to make medical education available to minority and disadvantaged people.

The Division of Neurology has 5 adult neurologists and 2 pediatric neurologists. Our clinical practice offers a variety of services, including MRI, in a relaxed, comfortable setting with 24,000 square feet of office, consultation and treatment areas.

The Division of Neurology at East Carolina University seeks neurologist to perform the following duties:

    • Evaluate and manage neurology patients in our ambulatory office;
    • Subspecialty areas of epilepsy, movement disorders and headache are our primary focus;
    • Actively participate in the inpatient neurology service of the practice at Vidant Medical Center; this involves rounding on patients on the inpatient service, attending to neurology consultations from the medical staff and regional hospitals; being on call for night and weekend duty (currently one in five);
    • Actively participate in departmental and hospital meetings;
    • Cooperate with the other neurologists in the care of patients in the region;
    • Participate in the teaching programs at the Brody School of Medicine.

This is a flexible position which allows for participation in other academic, research and clinical pursuits. The Division is actively involved in the training of medical students and residents. 

The successful candidate will join our academic group in a tenure-track or fixed-term appointment at the rank/title of Assistant Professor or higher, commensurate with qualifications.

The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center.  Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine and East Carolina University. 

Minimum Qualifications: MD or DO from an appropriately accredited institution along with being BE/BC by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology are required. Obtaining a current North Carolina medical license will be required for employment.

Special Instructions to Applicants: East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position.  In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:  Curriculum Vitae, Letter of Interest, List of Three References (noting contact information). 

Additional Instructions to Applicants: Applications must complete a candidate profile or staff application (see “Applicant Types Accepted” below) online via the PeopleAdmin system.  In addition, applicants must submit the documents requested in order to be considered for the position. 

Application Types Accepted: Candidate Profile (EHRA Only).  Applicants will be considered until position is filled.  Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy # 002342 to ECU Human Resources at