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Open Rank Position in Medicine (Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

To be considered, please complete an online faculty application and upload a curriculum vitae and cover letter. Only complete applications will be considered.

Recruitment Plan

I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F000844
Academic Title: Open Rank Position in Medicine (Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine)
Rank:
Administrative Title:
Discipline Clinical Medicine-MD
Specialty: Palliative Medicine
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, This position requires a licensure, certification, or special requirements
Proposed Start Date: 01/04/2016
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Position Description Summary:

The Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, at The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, an independent non-profit clinical group practice affiliated with The George Washington University, is seeking a full-time academic palliative medicine physician.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be expected to have a strong commitment to hospital inpatient palliative care, medical education, and engaging in scholarly activity. Weekend cross-coverage and flexibility for call is required. This non-tenure track appointment will be made at a rank (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) commensurate with experience.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must be board certified/eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine, and be eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia, at the time of appointment. Applicants must have a record of experience and a demonstrated strong interest in training medical students and residents in clinical medicine and fellows in palliative medicine.

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:

This non-tenure track appointment will be made at a rank (Instructor/Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) commensurate with experience. Review of applications will begin on January 23, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background Screening.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

To be considered, please complete an online faculty application and upload a curriculum vitae and cover letter. Only complete applications will be considered.

Department Link: http://smhs.gwu.edu/medicine/fellowships/hospice-palliative
Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Background Screening
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/30579

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 eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia, at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Can you demonstrate a record of strong interest in training medical students and residents in clinical medicine and fellows in palliative medicine?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Will you be board certified or eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No