Assistant/Associate Professor Developmental/Behavioral Medicine
East Tennessee State University
Location: Johnson City, Tennessee
Internal Number: 14953
Posting Number: F00304P
The Department of Pediatrics at East Tennessee State University seeks a full time Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician or Neurodevelopmental Pediatrician who is board certified in pediatrics with fellowship training in developmental behavioral or neurodevelopmental pediatrics and is board eligible or board certified in the respective specialty. Open rank depending upon qualifications and experience. Some appointments may be eligible for tenure. Clinical track appointments may be convertible to tenure-track no later than the end of year three of the appointment.
Responsibilities include development of a month-long required rotation for pediatric residents in developmental pediatrics, ambulatory clinic work and academic pursuits. Collaborative efforts with established ETSU programs in behavior/child development is strongly encouraged.
p. ETSU Pediatrics promotes an innovative and interprofessional culture and has been recognized as a patient centered medical home with distinction in behavior health integration. Opportunities exist for building an interprofessional developmental behavioral pediatrics program.
p. Quillen College of Medicine is consistently ranked nationally among rural colleges of medicine. ETSU is surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge and Appalachian mountains, and is located in Johnson City, Tennessee, which contributes to a metropolitan statistical area of 500,000 residents. The area enjoys a mild climate in both summer and winter and boasts numerous waterways, parks, trails, and resorts for year-round recreational activities.
p. 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.
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.