Associate Program Director Academic Internal Medicine

West Virginia University Charleston Division
Charleston, West Virginia
Feb 18, 2021
Mar 20, 2021
Internal Medicine
Full Time
Position Type

West Virginia University Charleston Division is seeking an Internal Medicine Physician for a full-time academic position as Associate Program Director of the Charleston Area Medical Center Internal Medicine Residency - a longstanding ACGME approved program in good standing.  Our program has a complement of 45 Internal Medicine Residents led by established PD and APD leadership.

CAMC is a 958-bed academic medical center and is southern West Virginia’s top health care provider with four hospitals and over 700 physicians on staff as well as a workforce of over 7,000 employees.  Serving a primary and secondary service area of 12 counties with a population of over 560,000, CAMC services approximately 31% of the total population of West Virginia.   CAMC is home to one of the highest volume heart programs in the nation.   The institution also houses the state’s premier and largest volume cancer treatment center, kidney transplant center, a Level I trauma center, the region’s largest Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a Level I pediatric intensive care unit, and the only freestanding children’s hospital in West Virginia. 

Under the auspices of the CAMC Institute for Academic Medicine, CAMC is a growing academic medical center sponsoring 14 accredited medical residencies and fellowship programs; 3 pharmacy residency programs; a doctoral clinical psychology internship and a doctoral level School of Nurse Anesthesia.  Our strategic plan includes expansion of GME programs in a number of disciplines over the next five years as well as a growing portfolio of research programs and initiatives.   CAMC is home to two regional medical school campuses hosting 150 full-time medical students on site.     Annually over 1500 learners receive clinical training experiences at CAMC.   A new Center for Learning and Research will house a 14,000 square foot simulation center and other facilities dedicated to our education and research programs.  In 2019, CAMC’s human protection research program achieved accreditation by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRP), which recognizes institutional “commitment and scientifically and ethically sound research and to continuous improvement.”

Job duties include: provide clinical care and teach medical students and residents in the area of Internal Medicine; protected time to provide academic leadership as Associate Program Director; scholarly activities are highly encouraged and supported.

Ideal candidate will have demonstrated interest in academic leadership including faculty and/or leadership experience in an ACGME accredited Internal Medicine training program.

Job Requirements

  • MD, DO degree or foreign equivalent
  • Completed residency in Internal Medicine
  • Eligible for WV Medical License
  • Candidates for Assistant Professor rank must be board eligible in Internal Medicine
  • Candidates for Associate and Full Professor rank must be board certified in Internal Medicine
  • All qualifications must be met by time of appointment.

Benefits include:

  • Excellent benefits package with generous PTO
  • Competitive salary
  • Vibrant community
  • Superb family environment
  • Unsurpassed recreational activities
  • Outstanding school systems

West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.