The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking a Clinician/Educator for a busy university-based practice. The practice covers our main outpatient facility, a physician referral service and a Women and Children's medical center based inpatient service. The physician would be joining 3 established Maternal Fetal Medicine providers and covering a referral region of approximately 6500 deliveries per year. The practice is presently consult only with a high-volume ultrasound referral base but there is an option to perform all levels of inpatient obstetrics. The hospital system is composed of 8 facilities performing obstetrics which all refer the high risk to the medical center. Tennessee has 5 perinatal regions designated by the DOH and the medical center is the designated perinatal referral center for the Northeast Tennessee Region.
The ideal candidate will have a unique opportunity to participate in clinical and educational activities focusing on patient care and the training of Ob/Gyn residents and medical students. Qualified candidates must be BE/BC in Maternal Fetal Medicine at the time of hire. The position is open to experienced physicians as well as current fellowship graduates with demonstrated leadership ability and a passion for teaching and excellent patient care.
The position is considered full time but could be adjusted to a part time position for the right candidate and is flexible so it can be tailored to optimize work-life balance. The position is compensated as a combination of academic salary with a component of clinical productivity. Protected time is provided for educational duties as well as pursuing research opportunities. The pay is competitive and includes a comprehensive benefits package.
The Quillen College of Medicine is part of ETSU which is located in the beautiful foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in a progressive town of 68,000 and draws from a population of 500,000. With easy access to Knoxville, TN and Asheville NC, the area offers award winning public schools, no state income tax and a family friendly environment to enjoy numerous outdoor activities. ETSU is an AA/EOE.
Position is contingent upon sufficient funding.
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.
Job Category: College of Medicine Faculty
MD degree, fellowship in maternal fetal medicine, board certified/board eligible in Maternal Fetal Medicine at time of hire.
Internal Number: 15887
About East Tennessee State University
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.