Pediatric Developmental/Behavioral Medicine Asst/Assoc Professor
East Tennessee State University
Location: Johnson City, Tennessee
Internal Number: 23880
Posting Number: F00635P
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. This is a clinical track appointment.
Responsibilities include the 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 are strongly encouraged.
ETSU Pediatrics promotes an innovative and inter-professional culture and has been recognized as a patient-centered medical home with distinction in behavioral health integration. Opportunities exist for building an inter-professional developmental behavioral pediatrics program.
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.
The value of employment at ETSU goes far beyond salary. The official workday is 7.5 hours, which includes a one-hour lunch/meal break. Regular benefited ETSU employees enjoy a full range of benefits, services, and programs including:
Paid time off & leave
17 paid holidays
Health and life insurance
Access to University facilities and services and much more!
ETSU is committed to ensuring that our students, faculty, and staff are valued and work in an environment of openness and acceptance. ETSU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Disclaimer: The Job Summary is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals in this classification. It is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Management reserves the right to revise the job or require different tasks to be performed as assigned to reflect changes in the position. Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodation.
Job Category: College of Medicine Faculty
Candidate must be BC/BE in developmental or neurodevelopmental pediatrics at the time of hire.
Required: Please attach your transcript when applying to this position.
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.