Chief Pediatric Gastroenterology / Roderick Matthews Chair

Virginia Commonwealth University
Closing date
Dec 12, 2021

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Doctors, Gastroenterology and Hepatology
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Position Number F52400 Is this employee on a H1B Visa? Position Type Teaching and Research Faculty Rank Open Working Title Chief Pediatric Gastroenterology / Roderick Matthews Chair School/Unit School of Medicine Department Pediatrics Number of Months 12 Tenure Status Tenure Eligible Grant funded position? No Mission or Goal of Unit
The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition manages the entire spectrum of Pediatric Gastrointestinal and Nutritional diseases from premature infancy to 18 years of age.
Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission or goal
This position will serve as a Pediatric Gastroenterologist supporting the mission of the Pediatric GI Division and Transplant Surgery.
Position Responsibilities

Faculty member will have teaching responsibilities in the area of Pediatric GI. Faculty will provide guidance and mentorship to Residents, Chief Residents, and Fellows when applicable.


Faculty member will be required to have a well-developed scholarly/research portfolio with evidence of multi-disciplinary applications and external funding appropriate to complement and expand existing expertise in the department of Pediatrics.


Faculty member will serve on departmental or School of Medicine level committees when appropriate, as well as professional service through journal review, conference presentations, etc.


Faculty member is expected to perform endoscopy and provide Pediatric GI call coverage along with general clinical care.
Required Qualifications
Board certification in Pediatrics

Board certification / eligible in Pediatric GI

Experience with patients age birth to 21

Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU .
Preferred Qualifications Date Posted 04/15/2016 Open Until Filled Yes Application Deadline Date Proposed Hire Date 07/01/2017 Type of Search Application Process/Additional Information
Interested candidates should apply online at For additional information, please contact Dr. Judy Voynow, MD, Edwin L. Kendig, Jr. Professor of Pulmonology, Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU , P.O. Box 980315, Richmond, VA 23298. Fax: 804-828-2983, Email: Virginia Commonwealth University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, people with disabilities and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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