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Open Rank Faculty Position in Medicine (Geriatrics)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Recruitment Plan

I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001106
Academic Title: Open Rank Faculty Position in Medicine (Geriatrics)
Rank: Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor, Instructor
Administrative Title:
Discipline Clinical Medicine-MD
Specialty: Geriatrics
Contract Type: Non-Tenure Track
Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search, Prior Employment Verification, This position requires a licensure, certification, or special requirements
Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2017
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Position Description Summary:

The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, an independent non-profit academic clinical practice group affiliated with The George Washington University, is seeking full-time academic Geriatricians for the Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine in the Department of Medicine. Non-tenure track appointments will be made at a rank (Instructor, Assistant, Associate, Full Professor) commensurate with experience.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Weekend cross-coverage and nursing home coverage and call are required.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must be board certified/eligible in Geriatrics Medicine and licensed in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment. Applicants must have a strong interest in hospital inpatient geriatrics, geriatric ambulatory care, and home-based geriatric care with a commitment to medical education; Applicants must have a record of providing excellent clinical care services, research productivity, and clinical teaching as demonstrated by experience, publications, evaluations and/or references. A commitment to developing a research program, and experience training medical students and residents in clinical geriatrics, and fellows in geriatrics and palliative medicine, are required.

Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Other Benefits:

Full benefits package available including professional malpractice coverage,time off for approved CME, a Professional Expense Account, retirement benefits, etc

Other Information:

To be considered, please complete an online faculty application and upload a curriculum vitae and cover letter. Review of applications will begin on April 28, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Department Link: https://smhs.gwu.edu/medicine/divisions/geriatrics-palliative
Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire.
EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/41907

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you be board certified/eligible in Geriatrics Medicine and licensed in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a strong interest in hospital inpatient geriatrics, geriatric ambulatory care, and home-based geriatric care with a commitment to medical education?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a record of providing excellent clinical care services, research productivity, and clinical teaching as demonstrated by experience, publications, evaluations and/or references?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience training medical students and residents in clinical geriatrics, and fellows in geriatrics and palliative medicine?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have a commitment to developing a research program?
    • Yes
    • No