The Children’s Hospital of Richmond of the Virginia Commonwealth University has committed itself to transforming the Child Development Division into a model academic unit devoted to excellence in clinical care, teaching, and research in the area of children with neurodevelopmental disabilities. We are seeking a full-time developmental pediatrician (non tenure-eligible) to join our team.
The division currently has 1.5 FTE faculty members, a nurse practitioner, a nurse clinic director, two education consultants, a social worker, and a child psychologist as well as two administrative assistants. The division has an active outpatient presence through its interdisciplinary Child Development Clinic funded through the Virginia Department of Health.
Interested applicants should have experience in interdisciplinary team work environments. Candidates with successful record of research publications and external funding preferred. Support for research space, start-up funding, protected time, and opportunities to collaborate with individuals in Neurology, Psychiatry, and Genetics are available. Applicants must be board certified in pediatrics and board certified in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics or Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. 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.