FACULTY VACANCIES - FIXED TERM
HEALTH AFFAIRS

 

Department/Unit:                      Dental Ecology

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled.  Review of applications will begin 1/1/2007.

Starting Date:                            4/1/2007

Length of Appointment:               3 years

 

Position:  The Department of Dental Ecology at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking applications for a full-time clinical track position (Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor, or Clinical Professor) in the Dental Assisting Program.  Minimum qualifications: a bachelor's degree; masters degree preferred; dental assisting national board certification and two years teaching experience.  Responsibilities include laboratory, clinical, and didactic instruction.  Terms of appointment/salary commensurate with academic qualifications and experience.  Send cover letter with three references and curriculum vitae to Ms. Ethel Campbell, Director, Dental Assisting Programs, CB# 74650, Old Dental Bldg, UNC School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599. RP# 247

Department/Unit:                       Dental Ecology

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled.  Review of applications will begin 1/1/2007.

Starting Date:                            4/1/2007

Length of Appointment:               3 years

 

Position:  The Department of Dental Ecology at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking applications for a full-time clinical track position (Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor, or Clinical Professor) in the Dental Hygiene Program.  Minimum qualifications requires dental hygiene licensure and a master's degree in dental hygiene or a related area.  Responsibilities will include didactic and clinical teaching, presentation of continuing education, participation in program and institutional activities, and demonstrated research activity.  Terms of appointment and salary commensurate with academic qualifications and experience.  Send cover letter with three references and curriculum vitae to Dr. Sally Mauriello, Director, Dental Hygiene Programs, CB# 7450, 3220 Old Dental Bldg, UNC School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 246

Department/Unit:                     Allied Health Sciences

Rank:                                       Open Rank (Fixed term)

Application Deadline:              Open until filled

Starting Date:                           8/1/2007

Length of Appointment:            1 year

 

Position:  Seeking applications for an open rank faculty position (fixed term).  Required qualification: Master's degree in Occupational Therapy or related field, licensed or eligible for licensure in North Carolina; current NBCOT certification; and minimum of five years experience as an occupational therapist working with children, including a minimum of three years experience as a school based therapist.  Experience desired: administrative/management experience in occupational therapy, education, or related fields; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; and knowledge of systems such as education, agencies working with health issues, state and federal agencies.  Contact: Dr. Linn Wakeford, Search Committee Chair, Division of Occupational Science, UNC-CH, CB# 7122, Bondurant Hall, Suite 2050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; Phone: 919-843-4464; Email: wakeford@mail.fpg.unc.edu; http://www.med.unc.edu/aha/ocsci.    RP# 675

Department/Unit:                     Allied Health Sciences

Rank:                                       Open Rank (Fixed term)

Application Deadline:                Open until filled

Starting Date:                           5/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1 year

 

Position:  Seeking applications for a non-tenure track faculty appointment at the rank of Clinical Instructor or Clinical Assistant Professor.  Responsibilities include: clinical audiology services and clinical education of graduate student clinicians at the UNC Hearing and Communication Center located on Farrington Road in Chapel Hill. The position will involve evaluation of hearing, recommendations for audiologic habilitation and rehabilitation, and hearing aid selection/fitting.  The position will also include management of audiologic rehabilitation groups, oversight of date-to-day clinic operations, and participation in classroom instruction in the main campus. Qualifications include doctoral degree, CCC-A, and eligibility for NC licensure.  Submit letter and CV along with names, addresses and phone numbers of four references addressed to: Dr. Jackson Roush, Chair of Search Committee, Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences, 3100 Bondurant Hall, CB# 7190, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; 919-966-9467; jroush@med.unc.edu; www.med.unc.edu/ahs/sphs.   RP# 538

Department/Unit:                     Anesthesiology

Rank:                                       Clinical Instructor

Application Deadline:                 Not Specified

Starting Date:                           7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1-5 years

 

Position:  Seeking applications for a Clinical Instructor faculty position.  The principal role of this position is teaching medical students, nurses, and physicians.  The successful candidate will be interfacing with School of Medicine administration and several School of Medicine clinical departments therefore excellent communication skills are a necessity.  Candidates must be certified instructors in BLS and ACLS.  They must be familiar with administrating American Heart Association curricula and conducting courses.  Masters degree and an educational background with teaching experience is required as is familiarity with simulators and high fidelity simulation.  Experience in acute care medicine and resuscitation medicine would be favorable.  Fringe benefits, including vacation and meeting time, are liberal.  Applicants should sent curriculum vitae, a short statement of academic goals, and three letters of reference to Dr. Fred Spielman, Chair of Search Committee, c/o Becky Williams, Dept of Anesthesiology, UNC-CH, CB# 7010, N2201 North Wing, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; www.aims.unc.edu.    RP# 445 

Department/Unit:                       Cell and Developmental Biology

Rank:                                         Research Assistant Professor  (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled.

Starting Date:                             1/1/2007

Length of Appointment:               1-5 years

 

Position:  The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology at UNC-Chapel Hill is currently recruiting for a faculty position.  The main duties of this position will be to further investigate the regulatory interfaces between novel lipid mediated proteins involved in signal transduction pathways and important cellular functions related to plant development and breast cancer.  The technologies include Molecular Biology, Genetics, Protein, and Lipid Biochemistry, cell and tissue cultures and microscopy.  Candidate must have a Ph.D. with training and experience in Cell & Developmental Biology.  Reply with curriculum vitae to Dr. Vytas A. Bankaitis, Professor and Chair, Dept of Cell & Developmental Biology, UNC-CH, CB# 7090, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.    RP# 321

Department/Unit:                      Emergency Medicine

Rank:                                        Research Assistant Professor  (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                  Not Specified

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              2 yrs

 

Position:  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Department of Emergency Medicine are accepting applications for a Research Assistant Professor position to serve as Director for EMS Quality.  The Director for EMS Quality is responsible for overall project management and deliverables associated with the Phase II EMS Toolkit Project.  Minimum Qualifications: a minimum of 10 years experience in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and quality management.  The minimum educational requirement is a Master's degree with a focus in Health Care Administration or some other healthcare related field.  Additionally, the applicant must have a demonstrated history of successful grant writing and the ability to manage state, federal, or private grants and/or contracts.  This would include, but is not limited to, project management, the development and delivery of educational programs and materials, and the administrative oversight of all tasks and deliverables.  The applicant must have superior written and oral communication skills.  Send CV to Edward Jackem, MBA, Dept of Emergency Medicine, CB# 7594, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; EJackem@med.unc.edu; PH: 919-966-9500; Gail Holzmacher, HR Facilitator, PH: 919-843-1400; Email: gholzmach@med.unc.edu. http://www.med.unc.edu/wrkunits/2depts/emergmed.  RP# 540

Department/Unit:                      Family Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)        (Two Positions) 

Application Deadline:                 Not Specified

Starting Date:                           Not Specified

Length of Appointment:             1-5 yrs

 

Position:  The Department of Family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill in association with UNC Health Care System seeks experienced family physicians for a Clinician/Teacher position in a rural family practice clinical teaching site.  The practice caters to a diverse patient population including servicing the Hispanic community.  The practice provides ongoing comprehensive care to people in the community.  Spanish-speaking a plus.  Board certification/board eligibility in Family Practice and experience in community practice.  Chatham Primary Care is located in Siler City, which is the largest city in Chatham County, and is located about 33 miles from Chapel Hill.  Interested applicants should refer to position #219-C and send cover letter and current CV to Nili Clifford, Manager of Administrative Services, Dept Family Medicine, CB# 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.    RP# 595

Department/Unit:                      Family Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)        (Three Positions) 

Application Deadline:                 Not Specified

Starting Date:                           Not Specified

Length of Appointment:             1-5 yrs

 

Position:  The Department of Family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking applications for four faculty positions (clinician/educators).  Excellent opportunity for a physician interested in clinical teaching, patient care, and research in an academic practice setting.  Board certification in Family Medicine required.  Prior practice and teaching experience preferred.  Faculty rank and salary are negotiable.  Interested applicants should refer to position #218 and second cover letter and current CV to Nili Clifford, Manager of Administrative Services at UNC Dept of Family Medicine, CB# 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.    RP# 581

Department/Unit:                      Family Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)     (Three Positions)  

Application Deadline:                  Not Specified

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:              1-5 yrs

 

Position:  The Department of Family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill seeks 3 faculty members for the role of inpatient acute care nurse practitioner (ACNP) to provide comprehensive health assessments, differential diagnosis, prescribing of pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments under guidelines/protocols in the direct management of acute and chronic illness and disease, and case management functions.  The primary purpose of this position is to expedite inpatient care, recovery and discharge.  A maximum of 4 hours/week can be spent in an ambulatory setting.  ACNP practice promotes wellness and prevents illness and injury.  This will contribute to staff nurse development through formal and informal teaching and nursing research activities.  Interested applicants should refer to position # 216 and send cover letter and current CV to Nili Clifford, Manager of Administrative Services, UNC Dept of Family Medicine, CB# 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; or email to Clifford@med.unc.edu   RP# 552

Department/Unit:                      Family Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                  Not Specified

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:              1-5 yrs

 

Position:  The Department of Family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking a faculty member for the role of Associate Director for its Tobacco Prevention and Evaluation Program.  The candidate will oversee multiple research and evaluation projects and be responsible for program personnel management.  Candidate must possess a PhD in Psychology or Public Health and have experience with tobacco use, prevention, cessation and evaluation as well as research, grant and publication writing.  previous experience with personnel and budget management and teaching is also required.  Faculty rank and salary are negotiable.  Interested applicants should send a cover letter referring to position # 215 and a current CV to: Nili Clifford, HR Manager, UNC Dept of Family Medicine, CB# 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 521 

Department/Unit:                      Family Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)      (Two Positions)

Application Deadline:                  Not Specified

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:              1-5 yrs

 

Position:  The Department of Family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking clinician/educators for family medicine centers in various locations within a 30-mile radius of Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  Positions are geared for physicians interested in patient care.  Clinical teaching in an academic practice setting, inpatient and obstetrics are possible, but not required.  Board certification in Family Medicine required and prior practice and teaching experience preferred.  Interested applicants should refer to position #214 and send cover letter and current CV to Nili Clifford, HR Manager, Dept of Family Medicine, CB# 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; or email CV with cover letter to: Clifford@med.unc.edu.  RP# 371

Department/Unit:                      Family Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                  Not Specified

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:              1-5 yrs

 

Position: The Department of Family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking a faculty member to help develop geriatirc programs and education.  Excellent opportunity for a physician with prior geriatric fellowship training and a strong interest in clinical teaching and curriculum development.  Work will involve continuity and inpatient care, nursing home care and research in an academic setting.  Board certification in Family Medicine required.  Interested applicants should refer to #213 and send cover letter and current CV to Nili Clifford, Manager of Administrative Services, Dept of Family Medicine, UNC-CH, CB# 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 344

Department/Unit:                      Family Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                  Not Specified

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:               Not Specified

 

Position:  The Department of Family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking an Osteopathic Family Physician with Sports Medicine fellowship training. This is an excellent opportunity for a physician interested in clinical teaching, patient care, and research in an academic practice setting.  A D.O. degree, active interest and skills in Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy, Board certification and formal fellowship training in Sports Medicine (with either eligibility for or current Family Medicine CAQ in Sports Medicine) are requirements for this position.  Certification by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians, and prior practice and teaching experience is preferred.  This position will include responsibility for Sports Medicine curriculum and potential collaboration with other sports medicine practices.  The opportunity exists for involvement in residency leadership including the pursuit of dual AOA/ACGME accreditation for the residency program.  Faculty rank and salary are negotiable.  Interested applicants refer to position # 212 and send a cover letter and current CV to Nili Clifford, HR Manager, Dept of Family Medicine, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 302

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)    (Six Positions)

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            7/1/07

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The Section of Hospital Medicine in the Division of General Internal Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine, under contract with FirstHealth of the Carolinas is seeking BC/BE internists to join our faculty as members of the FirstHealth Hospitalist Team in Pinehurst, NC.  Their flagship facility, Moore Regional Hospital is a 385 bed non-teaching, regional referral center with sophisticated medical capabilities usually found only in larger metropolitan areas.  Moore Regional has been recognized as a Solucient Top 100 Hospital, a Most Wired hospital and recently received Magnet status for nursing excellence.  Base salary of $175K plus bonus opportunity based on productivity and quality initiatives.  Excellent benefit package, CME allowance, and School of Medicine faculty rank.  Desirable seven days on/seven days off work schedule. on-site fitness center and child development center are also available.  Excellent public and private schools.  For more information visit website at www.firsthealth.org or contact Dr. M. Wilson, Section Chief, Hospital Medicine, UNC Dept of Medicine Hospitalist Services, Medical Director, FirstHealth Hospitalist Services; hospitalmedicine@firsthealth.org or call 866-804-7871.  (Not a J1 or H1 visa site).    RP# 622

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Research Assistant Professor   

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

 

Position:  The Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, and the Carolina Cardiovascular Biology Center are seeking an outstanding scientist in the area of hemostasis and thrombosis for the position of Research Assistant Professor in coagulation research.  Applicants should have an active, preferably funded investigative program in the areas of hemostasis, thrombosis, or endothelial cell biology.  UNC has a long tradition of excellence in hemostasis and thrombosis research with established training grants, a superb intellectual environment and strong potential for collaboration.  Submit a C.V. to: Dr. Nigel Key, Professor of Medicine, CB# 7035, 932 Mary Ellen Jones, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 or respond by e-mail to nigel_key@med.unc.edu.    RP# 545

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Clinical Assistant Professor   

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  Seeking applications for a clinical endocrinologist to provide patient care at UNC-CH and off campus, as well as clinical teaching activities.  M.D. degree.  BC/BE in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine.  Send letter and CV to Dr. John Buse, Chief of Endocrinology, Dept of Medicine, CB# 7172, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 539

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed term)  

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and its Coastal Area Health Education Center are recruiting for a full-time faculty member at the Clinical Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor level in Internal Medicine, potentially with subspecialty training in Cardiology, Gastroenterology or Endocrinology.  The individual will be responsible for resident and medical student supervision in both the inpatient and ambulatory settings, teaching and core curriculum lectures, clinical research and sharing call with the faculty.  Faculty rank will be commensurate with experience.  Send curriculum vitae and 3 references to: Dr. Charles J. Schleupner, Chair of Search Committee, Head, Department of Medicine, Coastal AHEC, 2131 S. 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401; 910-343-2516 ext 283; Charles.schleupner@coastalahec.org.   RP# 537

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Research Assistant Professor   

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The UNC-Chapel Hill Division of Endocrinology seeks to recruit a clinician investigator.  Experience in Endocrinology/Diabetes research is required as is successful previous history of obtaining extramural research support.  Individual will be expected to spend 75% time conducting funded research with the remainder of the time in clinical and educational activities.  M.D. degree.  BC/BE in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine.  Send letter and CV to Dr. John Buse, Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Dept of Medicine, CB# 7172, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.  RP# 535

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed term)  

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The Department of Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill, Coastal Area Health Education Center and Partners in Diabetes and Endocrinology, PLLC are recruiting fro an academically oriented BC/BE Endocrinologist to assume a position with both clinical and teaching responsibilities and opportunity for clinical research at the Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor level.  Responsibilities of this position will be determined by the qualifications and desires of the successful candidate.  Rank, salary and benefits are based on experience and qualifications.  Send CV and three LOR to Dr. Charles J. Schleupner, Dept of Internal Medicine, Coastal Area Education Center, 2131 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28402 and to Dr. Bryson S. Lye, Partners in Endocrinology& Diabetes, PLLC, 1501 Medical Center Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.   RP# 534

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Research Instructor (Fixed term)    

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            8/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              Not Specified

 

Position:  The Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology at UNC-Chapel Hill are seeking applicants for a faculty position with specialty training in molecular cardiology research.  Candidate must have an MD or Ph.D. with considerable training in cardiovascular research.  Reply with curriculum vitae to Dr. Nageswara Madamanchi, Search Committee Chair, Dept of Medicine, UNC-CH, CB# 7126, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.  RP# 506 

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed term)    

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            8/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The Division of General Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Internist for a clinician position.  Position will involve clinical activities at a practice site in Sanford, North Carolina.  M.D. degree required and experience in practice is preferred.  Academic rank will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.  Reply with curriculum vitae to: Tim Hester, Regional Practice Administrator, UNC Community Based Practice Administration, 143 West Franklin Street, Suite 400, Chapel Hill, NC 27514.    RP# 492 

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed term)     (Two Positions)        

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  Seeking applications for two faculty positions for established medical practice in Chapel Hill, NC.  Practice is owned and operated by the University of North Carolina Healthcare System.  Rank will be dependent upon experience and credentials.  Candidates must possess the following: Board certification; strong clinical, organizational and communication skills; and a strong interest in outpatient medicine with on-call duties.  Candidates should email resume to cweathin@unch.unc.edu or fax to the attention of Chris Weathington (919-932-1301).       RP# 486 

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Clinical Instructor (Fixed term)           

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  Faculty position for a clinical endocrinologist to provide patient care at UNC-Chapel Hill and off campus, as well as clinical teaching activities.  M.D. degree.  BC/BE in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine.  Send letter and CV to Dr. John Buse, Division of Endocrinology, Dept of Medicine, CB# 7172, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 483

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed term)          

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            8/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking applicants for a research non-tenure track faculty position to serve as director of a biostatistics core beginning in Fall 2007.  The primary faculty appointment will be in the Department of Biostatistics at the Assistant, Associate, or Professor level (non-tenure track) depending on qualifications.  Applicants should hold a doctoral degree in biostatistics, statistics or equivalent discipline; have at least 2 years post graduate experience; and have excellent communication skills.  The individual's primary responsibility will be to provide collaborative and consultative biostatistical expertise to junior clinical investigators from diverse disciplines through the development, design, and completion of clinical research projects.  Responsibilities include: serving on multidisciplinary clinical research and/or advisory teams, participating in selected grant writing and manuscript preparation (e.g., writing analysis and data management sections, estimating sample size), supervising predoctoral biostatisticians who manage and analyze data, and mentoring postdoctoral biostatisticians who are learning collaborative biostatistical skills within the biostatistics core.  The faculty member will also lead the design and teaching of selected class sessions and invited seminars for junior investigators in clinical research curriculum.  Send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for 3 references to: Ms. Carla Stowe, Office of Research and Faculty Development, CB# 7000, 5034-B Old Clinic Bldg, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; carla_stowe@med.unc.edu.  For additional information, please contact Dr. Patricia Byrns at pbyrns@med.unc.edu   RP# 452 

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Clinical Assistant Professor        

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            9/1/2007

Length of Appointment:               1 year

 

Position:  Seeking applications for a Clinical Assistant Professor who will serve as Director of the Allergy Immunotherapy Clinic in the Division of Rheumatology/Immunology.  Expect the applicant to be a full time clinician seeing their own patients as well as proctoring fellows in Allergy/Immunology on a weekly basis.  Qualifications: Board Certified or Board Eligible in Allergy/Immunology.  Board Certified in Internal Medicine.  Applicant should have at least 2 years of post graduate (after internal medicine residency) experience in clinical immunology as well as experience in teaching medical students and residents.  Essential Skills: applicant would be expected to be an expert in diagnosis and treatment of allergic diseases, immunodeficiencies, and in general immunology.  This includes allergy skin testing expertise as well as immunotherapy prescribing and management.  Apply to: Dr. Robert G. Berger, Division of Rheumatology/Immunology, Dept of Medicine, CB# 7280, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 448  

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed term)         (Two Positions)   

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            1/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology at UNC-Chapel Hill announces the opening of faculty positions for general, non-interventional cardiologists.  Candidates must be ABIM certified or eligible in cardiovascular disease.  Rank dependent upon qualifications and experience.  Reply with curriculum vitae to Dr. Cam Patterson, Search Committee Chair, Dept of Medicine, UNC-CH, CB# 7075, Chapel Hill, NC 27599. RP# 316

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Research Assistant Professor (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            12/1/2006

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology is seeking a PHD with expertise in gene delivery.  The position is focused on research related to gene therapy of intestinal diseases and requires extensive research experience in synthetic as well as viral vectors for gene therapy.  Candidates should have a background in pharmaceutical chemistry and molecular biology with focus on cross-disciplinary research.  Forward letter of interest, CV and names and addresses of at least three references to: Dr. Robert Sandler, UNC-CH, CB# 7555, Bioinformatics Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.  RP# 234

Department/Unit:                      Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)     

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            10/1/2006

Length of Appointment:              1-5 years

 

Position:  The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine has an opening for a faculty member.  Applicants must hold an M.D. degree, be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.  Responsibilities include critical care services, clinical teaching of medical students, residents and fellows as well as clinical research.  Rank and salary will be based on experience.  Submit a letter, CV, and the names of three references to Chair of Search Committee, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Dept of Medicine, CB# 7020, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.  RP# 93 

Department/Unit:                    Medicine

Rank:                                       Open Rank  (Fixed Term)      (Two Positions)

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The Division of Rheumatology at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking two Board eligible/Board certified Rheumatologists for clinician positions.  Positions will involve clinical activities at a practice site in Sanford, North Carolina.  M.D. degree required, experience in practice is preferred.  Academic rank will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.  Reply with curriculum vitae to Dr. Allen Daugird, Chair of Search Committee, Ambulatory Care Administration, Mason Farm Road, Suite 2300, CB# 7700, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.  RP# 53

Department/Unit:                    Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank  (Fixed Term)      (Two Positions)

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The Pulmonary Division at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking two Board eligible/Board certified Pulmonologist for clinician positions.  Positions will involve clinical activities at a practice site in Sanford, North Carolina.  M.D. degree is required, experience in practice is preferred.  Academic rank will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.  Reply with curriculum vitae to Dr. Allen Daugird, Chair of Search Committee, Ambulatory Care Administration, Mason Farm Road, Suite 2300, CB# 7700, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 54

Department/Unit:                     Medicine

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)           (Nine Positions)  

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:               1 year

 

Position:  The Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology at UNC-CH is seeking BC/BE internists to join UNC-CH faculty as members of the section of Hospital Medicine on the UNC campus in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  Positions open & available immediately.  In its second year, opportunities include ongoing development of a hospitalist service in a top-tier academic setting, inpatient clinical services with housestaff and student teaching, Non-Physician Practitioners, and a clinical arm for future research.   Applicants must have U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status.  Contact: Dr. P. Clanton, Medical Director UNC Hospitalist Program, pclanton@med.unc.edu; or Renesha Davis, Program Coordinator rjdavis@med.unc.edu;  Fax: 919-966-3776.  RP# 655

Department/Unit:                     Obstetrics and Gynecology

Rank:                                        Clinical Assistant Professor  (Two Positions)

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled

Starting Date:                            5/1/2006

Length of Appointment:               5 years

 

Position:  Asheville, NC.  Seeking qualified candidates for the OB/GYN Division Director at Mountain Area Health education Center (MAHEC), an affiliate of the UNC-Chapel Hill Department of OB/GYN.  ABOG Board certification, NC Medical license, current DEA certification and demonstrated experience in OB/GYN practice, administration, and education required.  Financial management and budgetary experience strongly preferred.  Involvement in national organization (i.e., ACOG, ABOG) preferred.  Must have ability to promote/facilitate research within a scholarly environment. Skills in presenting, teambuilding, negotiating and consensus building a must.  This is a five-year fixed term (non-tenure track) position with UNC-CH.  Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.  Submit cover letter, CV and at least two letters of recommendation to: OB-GYN Search Committee, MAHEC, HR Department, 501 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801; or fax to (828) 257-4710 or email to humanresources@mahec.net; www.mahec.net; http://www.med.unc.edu/obgyn.  RP# 393 

Department/Unit:                     Orthopaedics

Rank:                                       Clinical Assistant Professor  

Application Deadline:                 Not Specified

Starting Date:                           10/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              2 years

 

Position:  The Department of Orthopaedics at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking candidates for a faculty position. Minimal requirements: Board certification or eligibility in Orthopaedics; non-surgical, fixed-term position.  Responsibilities of the position include: patient care, teaching of residents, medical students and paramedical personnel.  Salary is negotiable. Submit curriculum vitae to Dr. Douglas R. Dirschl, Chairman, Dept of Orthopaedics, UNC-CH, CB# 7055, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; www.med.unc.edu/dept_ortho.htm.    RP# 701

Department/Unit:                     Otolaryngology

Rank:                                       Clinical Assistant Professor  

Application Deadline:                 Not Specified

Starting Date:                           7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              5 years

 

Position:  The Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine invites Board Certified/Board Eligible otolaryngologists to apply for the position of Clinical Assistant Professor.  The position will be at WakeMed Health and Hospitals in Raleigh, a busy full service community hospital and level I trauma center with and academic affiliation.  The current practice is a four-member group with opportunity for expansion.  The unique WakeMed experience involves patient care and resident education at the main WakeMed campus as well as independent community based office and operative experience.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a proficiency in teaching and patient care.  Letters of inquiry and curriculum vitae should be sent to: Michael Ferguson, MD, Director, WakeMed ENT, Asst. Professor, UNC Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery fergusom@med.unc.edu, 3024 New Bern Avenue, Suite 200, Raleigh NC  27610.    RP# 401

Department/Unit:                     Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Rank:                                       Research Assistant Professor  

Application Deadline:                 Not Specified

Starting Date:                           Not Specified

Length of Appointment:             1 year

 

Position:  The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking applicants for the position of Research Assistant Professor.  Candidates must hold PhD or MD/PhD degree and have at least 5 years of research experience in biochemistry and molecular biology documented by scientific publications and expertise in producing targeted genetic modifications in mice, and special knowledge and skills related to the study of antioxidants, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.  The successful candidate will be expected to obtain independent research funding.  Submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names and addresses of four references to Dr. Marila Cordeiro-Stone, Dept of Pathology, CB# 7525, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.   RP# 339

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Clinical Instructor (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           9/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1-5 years

 

Position:  The Division of Gastroenterology is seeking a licensed, certified Family Nurse Practitioner or PNP to evaluate, diagnose, and treat both new and established pediatric gastroenterology patients in consultation with pediatric gastroenterology attending physicians, schedule hospital admissions necessary for implementation of treatment, provide physical examination and obtain patient histories, provide family and patient education, and provide telephone management for pediatric gastroenterology patients.  Preferences will be given to candidates with previous experience in these areas.  Send applications to Dr. Steven Lichtman, Dept of Pediatrics, UNC-CH, CB# 7220, 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; sandra_florence@med.unc.edu.   RP# 702

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Open Rank (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           9/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1-5 years

 

Position:  UNC University Pediatrics at Highgate is seeking a full time general pediatrician (BE/BC) to practice outpatient medicine.  the ideal candidate will work several days per week with some evening/weekend work call included.  Office is located at 5322 Highgate Drive, Durham, NC 27713.  Candidate should submit their resume and a cover letter to Chris Weathington at cweathin@unch.unc.edu or fax to his attention at 919-806-2355.   RP# 695

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Clinical Instructor (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           8/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1-5 years

 

Position:  The Division of Pediatric Cardiology is seeking a staff pediatric echocardiography technologist/Clinical Instructor.  Qualified applicants should be ARDMS registered in pediatric echocardiography, proficient in all modalities of pediatric echocardiography including 2-D, M-Mode, CW/PW Doppler, and have a working knowledge of pediatric heart disease and surgical repair.  Fetal echocardiography experience is a plus.  Duties include performing pediatric echocardiograms, teaching/training residents and medical students.  Travel to satellite clinics is required.  Send resume' to Dr. G. William Henry, Chair of Search Committee, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, NC Children's Heart Center, C# 7220, 101 Manning Drive, MG-140, Ground Floor Room, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.  RP# 651

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Open Rank (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           10/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1-5 years

 

Position:  Neonatologist.  New Hanover Regional Medical Center and the Coastal Area Health Education Center affiliated with UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine are seeking a BC/BE full time neonatologist to join a team of four neonatologists and six neonatal nurse practitioners providing care in a 32-bed regional Level III NICU/NTCU.  These positions include a fixed-term appointment with the Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Neonatology at UNC.  Active participation in clinical, educational, and clinical research activities through the Department of Neonatology at Coastal AHEC is expected.  Special training in follow up or in clinical research is desirable.  All night-call is from home backing an in-house NNP. The Coastal Area Health Education Center coordinates medical student rotations at NHRMC and administers NHRMS's graduate medical training programs in obstetrics, family medicine, internal medicine and surgery at the hospital.  NHRMC residencies are affiliated with the UNC School of Medicine.  Submit curriculum vitae and three letters of reference to: Dr. Fernando Moya, Director of Coastal Area Health education Center, P.O. Box 9025, Wilmington, NC 28402; Fernando.Moya@Coastalahec.org.   RP# 623

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Open Rank (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           8/1/2007

Length of Appointment:            1-5 years

 

Position:  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Department of Pediatrics seeks applicants interested in facilitating research and academic development of tenure-track and fixed-term faculty.  Responsibilities include: career development, identifying mentors for junior faculty, development and organization of educational workshops and coordinating the faculty evaluation and promotion process for the Department.  Selected individual will have at least 5 years experience in Human Resources, a degree in Psychology, Industrial Relations, Health Care or Business - preference for Masters Degree.  Submit CV to: Anna Carol Herman-Giddens, 231 MacNider, CB# 7220, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; anna_jones@med.unc.edu.    RP# 610

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Clinical Instructor

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:            1-5 years

 

Position:  The Department of Pediatrics is recruitment for a master's prepared psychologist with substantial experience in psychometric testing in children; direct work experience with a Developmental Behavioral pediatrician preferred.  Submit CV to: Ruth Novacek, CB# 7225, 5th Floor Bioinformatics Bldg, 130 Mason Farm Road, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; ruth_nnovacek@med.unc.edu.   RP# 594  

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Open Rank (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:            1-5 years

 

Position:  The Department of Pediatrics is recruiting for a Board Certified MD/Executive Director for the Melvin Levine Center for Student Success.  Successful candidate will have a min 3 years experience in performing neurodevelopment educational assessments, 3 years min in leadership, exp in a mission-driven nonprofit organization and experience in process improvement in clinical enterprise.  Contact: Dr. Alan D. Stiles, Dept of Pediatrics, UNC-CH, CB# 7220, 231 MacNider Bldg, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 or ads@med.unc.edu.     RP# 592

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Clinical Instructor  

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           6/1/2007

Length of Appointment:            1-5 years

 

Position:  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner at the Clinical Instructor level.  Qualifications: currently certified NNP with a NC NP license.  Experience in a Level III NICU is highly desired.  Contact: Sue Meier, ND, NNP, Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, UNC-CH, CB# 7596, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; suemeier@med.unc.edu; PH: 919-966-5063, and Fax: 919-966-3034.  RP# 529

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Open Rank  (Fixed Term)    

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1-5 years

 

Position:  Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant.  BE/C pediatric hematologist-oncologist with clinical interest in bone marrow transplantation for growing pediatric transplant program in setting of new children's hospital and comprehensive cancer center.  Interest in clinical research welcome.  Send CV to: Dr. Julie Blatt, UNC-CH, Dept of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, CB# 7220, 3314 Gravely Bldg, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.  RP# 494

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Clinical Instructor  (Fixed Term)    

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           Not Specified

Length of Appointment:            1-5 years

 

Position:  The Division of Gastroenterology is seeking a licensed Registered Nurse.  The position requires overseeing patient diagnosis, treatment, ongoing assessment and management of complex pediatric patients.  The individual will be responsible for ongoing patient/family educational needs, as well as clinical consultation (patient management) in a specialty area.  This person must have strong communication, organizational and physical assessment skills and must be able to participate as an integral part of a multi-disciplinary team.  Must have nursing degree, BSN preferred and two years nursing experience.  Conctact: Dr. Steven Lichtman, Dept of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, CB# 7220, 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; or steve_lichtman@med.unc.edu.    RP# 315

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Clinical Instructor  (Fixed Term)    

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           2/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1-5 years

 

Position:  The Case Manager will be an integral part of the Pediatric Cardiology team, responsible for coordinating the continuum of care for Pediatric Cardiology patients.  This will include conducting patient education, scheduling diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, communication with internal and external physicians to facilitate appropriate medical care, and participation in quality assurance activities.  RN and BSN required; Master of Nursing or Public Health preferred.  Minimum of 3 years of case management preferred.  Previous pediatric clinical experience required with specific experience caring for Pediatric Cardiology patients desired.  Professional licensure in the State of North Carolina required. Some travel locally and statewide required.  Submit CV's to: Carolyn Adams, Dept of Pediatrics, CB# 7220, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; or online cjadams@med.unc.edu. RP# 314

Department/Unit:                     Pediatrics

Rank:                                       Clinical Instructor  (Fixed Term)    

Application Deadline:                Open until filled.

Starting Date:                           Not Specified

Length of Appointment:             1-5 years

 

Position:  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks a Pediatric Critical Care Coordinator to facilitate the expanding academic and clinical missions of the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.  Exceptional individuals interested in joining a team of nurses, therapists, administrators, and physicians working together to provide outstanding clinical care to the children of North Carolina are invited to apply.  Minimum education:  Graduation from a state approved school of professional nursing and 36 months of professional nursing experience in direct patient care in a critical care setting.  Skills: Ability to develop working relationships with referring hospitals and with different services within the UNC Healthcare System; and a deep commitment to outstanding clinical care.  For information contact: Dr. Stephen Leinenweber, Interim Chief, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, UNC-CH, CB# 7221, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; Ph: 919-966-7495; Fax: 919-966-6164; sleinenw@unch.unc.edu; and http://pediatrics.med.unc.edu/div/critcare/default.htm.   RP# 272 

Department/Unit:                      Pharmacology

Rank:                                        Research Assistant Professor (Fixed-term)

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled

Starting Date:                            2/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position: The Department of Pharmacology in the UNC School of Medicine invites applications for a fixed term position as Research Assistant Professor.  This position will study the functional pathways related to human disease pathogenesis using both molecular & cellular and proteomics approaches.  Prefer a senior scientist with strong background of molecular and cellular biology related to DNA damage & repair and cardiac muscle physiology & mechanics is highly desired.  The position requires multidisciplinary experiences including molecular cloning, gene knock-down using RNAi, quantitative PCR, molecular imaging with fluorescence microscopy and confocal microscopy, protein-protein interaction studies using two-hybrid systems, cell biology of primary cells, protein expression in bacteria and mammalian cells, enzymology and enzyme kinetics, antibody production and characterization, and conformation studies of macromolecules by using FTIR and physicochemical techniques.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  To apply send letter of interest and CV to: Lynn Ray, UNC-CH, 405 MEJ Bldg, CB# 7260, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 or Marsha_Ray@med.unc.edu  RP# 377

Department/Unit:                      Psychiatry

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)     (Three Positions)

Application Deadline:                 Not Specified

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:              1-5 years

 

Position:  The Department of Psychiatry at UNC-Chapel Hill seeks three faculty members for the role of Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) to provide in-depth diagnostic assessment and crisis intervention; disposition, treatment, including psychopharmacological treatment and discharge planning; information/referral; counseling/therapy; patient/family education; advocacy, case management services and consultation.  The PNP will participate in training students from multiple disciplines (nursing, medicine, social work and psychology) and will work collaboratively with psychiatric residents.  The PNP will provide community training and consultation in crisis intervention; collaborate in the design and implementation of research projects relevant to service assignment, and will provide psychiatric and physical assessment and orders for patients referred to inpatient units for direct admission.  Applicants must be a graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioners Program approved by the North Carolina Board of Nursing and Medical Board.  "Approved to practice medical acts" based on education and experience by the Board of Nursing and Medical Board.  Certification eligible and pass certification within 18 months.  Applicants must have an M.S. degree in Nursing and a Certification as a Clinical Specialist in Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing from the American Nurse Credentialing Center and current license to practice nursing in the State of North Carolina.  Applicants should forward current curriculum vitae and three letters of reference to Sandi Crawford, EPA Manager, Dept of Psychiatry, CB# 7160, 10516 Neurosciences Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; www.med.unc.edu/psychiatry.htm.   RP# 657

Department/Unit:                      Psychiatry

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)  (Four Positions)

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled

Starting Date:                            Not Specified

Length of Appointment:              1-5 years

 

Position:  The Department of Psychiatry at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking qualified applicants for faculty positions (academic rank will be dependent upon qualifications).  Applicants will have clinical opportunities in General Inpatient and Outpatient Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Consultation/Liaison Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry.  Applicants should have the teaching skills necessary to enable them to successfully provide educational and training experiences for fellows, residents and medical students in a major academic/health care environment.  Applicants must have an M.D., BC/BE and be eligible for North Carolina licensure.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Applicants should forward curriculum vitae and three letters of reference to Dr. David R. Rubinow, Chair, Dept of Psychiatry, CB# 7160, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; www.med.unc.edu/psychiatry.htm.  RP# 593 

Department/Unit:                      Radiation Oncology

Rank:                                       Open Rank (Fixed Term)   

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled. 

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1 year

 

Position:  The Department of Radiation Oncology in the School of Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill invites applications for the Clinical faculty fixed term appointment.  The position in question will participate in a dynamic, multidisciplinary clinical practice and research program.  The incumbent will perform clinical, educational and administrative activities.  Opportunities for research will be available.  Candidates should be board certified/eligible, and possess excellent clinical and interpersonal abilities.  Letters and application/nomination and current CV should be sent by email to: Dr. Carolyn Sartor, Chair, Dept Radiation Oncology, CB# 7512, NC Clinical Cancer Ctr, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; email: epa983@med.unc.edu. RP# 608

Department/Unit:                      Surgery

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)      

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled

Starting Date:                            9/1/2007

Length of Appointment:             1 year

 

Position:  The Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Department of Surgery is recruiting a part-time fixed term 80% faculty member.  This will be an open rank position.  The candidate must be broadly trained in all components of the plastic and reconstructive surgery.  This individual should be fellowship trained and board certified or board eligible in general surgery and plastic surgery.  Certification in surgical critical care is also desirable but not required.  The candidate must have a strong interest in patient care and education.  Applicants should direct inquiries and send CV's to C. Scott Hultman, MD, FACS; Chief and Program Director; Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 7040 Burnett Womack, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC  27599.  RP# 652

Department/Unit:                      Surgery

Rank:                                        Clinical Instructor (Fixed Term)      

Application Deadline:                  Not Specified

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position: The Department of Surgery at UNC-Chapel Hill is seeking a full-time Clinical Instructor in the Division of Pediatric Surgery.  Appointment will be commensurate with qualifications.  The desired applicant will be licensed in a clinical discipline, preferably P.N.P.  Five years minimum experience is required in pediatric surgery including inpatient and outpatient clinical services.  Applicant must possess superior communication and interpersonal skills.  The primary responsibilities include program planning and development, patient care, teaching, service coordination, and outcomes research.  Interested applicants should forward curriculum vitae to: ATTN: Lyanne Spangler, c/o Dr. Daniel von Allmen, Division Chie, Pediatric Surgery, UNC-CH, CB# 7223, Chapel Hill, NC 27599.    RP# 558

Department/Unit:                      Surgery

Rank:                                        Clinical Instructor (Fixed Term)   (Two Positions)    

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled. 

Starting Date:                             Not Specified

Length of Appointment:               1 year

 

Position: The UNC Division of Surgical Oncology is seeking a full time clinical instructor to practice within a large academic collaborative group including 6 surgeons and 3 other specialized NP's.  This position will have a major emphasis in melanoma, focused in a multidisciplinary model of care.  This position requires a strong commitment to patient care and will include avenues of clinical research and program development.  Interested applicants should mail or fax resume to: dr. Benjamin Calvo, Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology, UNC-CH, CB# 7213, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; Fax: 919-966-8806.   RP# 384 

Department/Unit:                      Nursing, School of

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)    

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled. 

Starting Date:                             9/1/2007

Length of Appointment:               1 year

 

Position:  The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing invites applications for a research track fixed-term position (Statistician) for individual with advanced statistical skills.  Responsibilities include providing statistical consultation to faculty and doctoral students for their research projects, serving on doctoral dissertation and master's thesis committees, and conducting power analyses and preparing data analysis plans for grant proposals.  Classroom teaching negotiable.  Doctorate required; background in biostatistics, statistics, psychometrics, or other quantitative field required.  Desirable areas of expertise: analysis of randomized clinical trials, analysis of longitudinal data (esp. mixed linear models, LTA), multivariate statistics (esp. multilevel modeling, structural equations modeling, factor analysis), plus strong programming skills (SAS preferred).   Qualified individuals should send a letter of interest, CV and 3 references (preferably by e-mail) to Dr. Sandra Funk (sfunk@unc.edu), Associate Dean for Research, School of Nursing, CB# 7460, Carrington Hall, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; http://www.unc.edu/depts/nursing.    RP# 696

Department/Unit:                         School of Pharmacy  

Rank:                                           Research Professor (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                   Open until filled. 

Starting Date:                               9/1/2007

Length of Appointment:                2 years

 

Position:  The Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Natural Products invites outstanding individuals to apply for a position as Research Professor.  Preference will be given to candidates with research programs focused on the chemical synthesis of small molecules useful for interrogating both defined molecular targets and signaling pathways relevant to physiology and disease.  The successful candidate will have an internationally-recognized record of research in medicinal chemistry and significant experience in scientific administration.  The position also requires a demonstrated record of accomplishment in drug discovery and expertise in establishing and directing multidisciplinary teams of researchers focused on discovery and delivery of clinical drug candidates.  Applications must include: curriculum vitae, publication list, a concise description of past research and future research plans, and two letters of recommendation to be sent directly to the search committee on your behalf.  Contact: Prof. Alexander Tropsha, Chair of Search Committee; Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Natural Products, School of Pharmacy, CB# 7360, Beard Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; www.pharamcy.unc.edu.    RP# 699

Department/Unit:                         School of Pharmacy  

Rank:                                           Open Rank (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                     Open until filled. 

Starting Date:                               9/1/2007

Length of Appointment:                 1 year

 

Position:  The Clinical Pharmacology/Analytical Chemistry (CPAC) Core of the UNC Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) at UNC-Chapel Hill invites applications for a research track position in the area of clinical analytical chemistry.  The successful candidate will work in a CLIA-approved laboratory, and head a team of analytical chemists in the development of cutting-edge LC/UV, LC/MS, and LC/MS/MS assays for small molecules in the treatment of HIV infection and its associated comorbidities.  The candidate will develop and/or contribute to externally-funded research programs, mentor graduate students/post-doctoral fellows, and contribute to the Center's mission.  Applicants should possess a doctoral degree in chemistry/analytical chemistry with specific experience in developing and fully validating assays for accurate quantification of small molecules in human biological matrices.  Also highly desirable is experience with CLIA-certification, GLP, clinical pharmacology and HIV infection.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.  Applications, including curriculum vitae and names and contact information for four references, should be submitted electronically to (please reference the position in the subject line): Dr. Angela Kashuba, Chair of Search Committee, UNC CFAR Clinical Pharmacology/Analytical Chemistry Core, School of Pharmacy, CB# 7360, 3318 Kerr Hall, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; akashuba@unc.edu.    RP# 667

Department/Unit:                         School of Pharmacy  

Rank:                                           Open Rank (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                    Open until filled. 

Starting Date:                               6/1/2007

Length of Appointment:                 3 years

 

Position: UNC School of Pharmacy invites applications for a fixed-term, clinical-track appointment in the Division of Pharmacy Practice and Experiential Education at the Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor level.  This is a full-time, twelve-month faculty appointment.  The UNC PCL program is nationally recognized for its integrated and innovative approaches to preparing pharmacy graduates for pharmaceutical care practice.  Primary responsibilities of the PCL director include assisting faculty to develop and implement instructional activities for the five-semester course sequence; serving as course director for one of PCL courses; recruiting and training clinical instructors (teaching assistants); managing budget for the PCL program, and representing programmatic needs to the leadership team.  This faculty member will also participate in related scholarly and clinical practice activities.  The ideal candidate will have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree, a Pharmacy Practice Residency, and three or more years of pharmacy practice experience, preferably including direct patient care services, classroom and/or clinical teaching experience, and administrative responsibilities.  The candidate also must be licensed pharmacist (or eligible for licensure) in North Carolina.  Applicant review will begin May 4, 2007, and continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to: Ralph H. Raasch, PharmD, Chair of Search Committee, UNC School of Pharmacy, CB# 7360, Beard Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; http://pharmacy.unc.edu   RP# 541

Department/Unit:                         School of Pharmacy  

Rank:                                           Open Rank (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                    Open until filled. 

Starting Date:                               4/1/2007

Length of Appointment:                 1 year

 

Position:  The Institute for Pharmacogenomics and Individualized Therapy at UNC-Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time research track position (open rank) in the area of statistical genetics.  The successful candidate will develop and/or contribute to an externally funded research program, mentor graduate students/postdoctoral fellows, and contribute to the Institute's mission.  Applicants should possess a doctoral degree in biostatistics with specific experience in biostatistical analysis of genetics data.  Also highly desirable is experience in pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics.  Applications, including curriculum vitae and names and contact information for four references, should be submitted electronically to (please reference the position in the subject line): Dr. Howard L. McLeod, Director, Institute for Pharmacogenomics and Individualized Therapy, CB# 7360, Kerr Hall, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; ipit_jobs@unc.edu.   RP# 380

Department/Unit:                         School of Pharmacy  

Rank:                                           Open Rank (Fixed Term)

Application Deadline:                    Open until filled. 

Starting Date:                               1/1/2007

Length of Appointment:                 1 year

 

Position: The Institute for Pharmacogenomics and Individualized Therapy at UNC-Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time research-track position (Research Associate Professor or Research Professor) in the area of molecular and statistical genetics.  The successful candidate will develop and maintain an externally-funded research program, mentor graduate students/postdoctoral fellows, and contribute to both the Institute's mission and the goal of the School of Pharmacy in being the top ranked school in the United States.  Applicants should possess a doctoral degree in the health sciences with specific experience in genetics and molecular biology of complex diseases, pharmacogenetics, and knowledge of bioinformatics infrastructures and tools to support laboratory programs in genetics and the analysis of genetics data.  Also highly desirable is experience in both academic and industry settings and in the design of pharmacogenetics experiments to support drug development.  Applications, including curriculum vitae and names and contact information for four references, should be submitted electronically to (please reference the position in the subject line): Dr. Howard L. McLeod, Director, Institute for Pharmacogenomics and Individualized Therapy, CB# 7360, Kerr Hall, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; ipit_jobs@unc.edu.   RP# 304

Department/Unit:                      Epidemiology

Rank:                                        Research Instructor (Fixed Term)    

Application Deadline:                 Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            3/1/2007

Length of Appointment:              1 year

 

Position:  The Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health at UNC-Chapel Hill received funding from the Global AIDS Program (GAP), Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, to provide technical assistance in HIV prevention and care in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).  This position offers the successful candidate a unique opportunity to contribute to cutting edge operational HIV/AIDS research, to strengthen capacity in health care, and to help shape health policies and new health interventions in collaboration with local and national health authorities.  The activities of the candidate will be supported by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Kinshasa School of Public Health, and the School of Public Health at UNC-Chapel Hill.  UNC partnerships include the Ministry of Health, Salvation Army, Clinton Foundation, UNICEF, Belgian Cooperation and Red Cross.  Qualifications: MD; experience in ARV treatment and management, preferably in resource-poor settings; prior research experience French and English speaker.  Send cover letter and complete resume to: Ms. Lesa McPherson, Dept of Epidemiology, CB# 7435, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; or lesa_mcpherson@unc.edu.  RP# 397

Department/Unit:                      Environmental Science and Engineering

Rank:                                        Research Assistant Professor    

Application Deadline:               8/27/2007

Starting Date:                           9/15/2007

Length of Appointment:            5 years

 

Position:  The Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering at UNC-Chapel Hill invites applications for a research assistant professor in the area of biomarkers and bioanalytical chemistry.  The successful candidate is required to have a Ph.D. degree in analytical chemistry and extensive experience in quantitative analysis of DNA and protein adducts using mass spectrometric techniques.  He/she should have experience in the operation, trouble shooting and maintenance of LC-MS/MS and GC/MS/MS instruments.  The individual will manage a core facility that provides service to university investigators, develop an independent and/or collaborative research program on biomarkers, and actively assist with laboratory funding.  Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to work with scientists from different disciplines in the department and university are needed to maintain and improve collaboration among research groups with interests in analytical chemistry, biomarkers, cancer research and nutrition.  Information on ESE can be found at http://www.sph.unc.edu/envr.  Applications will be reviewed immediately.  For consideration, send letter of application, CV, and names and contact information of three references for recommendations to: Search Committee Chair, c/o Ms. Ann Goodwin, Environmental Sciences and Engineering, UNC-CH, CB# 7431, Rosenau Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; or via email to ese@unc.edu.   RP# 705

Department/Unit:                      Health Policy and Administration

Rank:                                        Open Rank (Fixed Term)       

Application Deadline:                  Open until filled.

Starting Date:                            7/1/2007

Length of Appointment:               Not Specified

 

Position:  The Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health at UNC-Chapel Hill invites applications for faculty positions.  Applicants should possess a minimum of a master's degree in one of the relevant management, social or health sciences, and a minimum of ten year's experience in a senior management position in a healthcare organization.  The successful applicant will have expertise and a strong record of teaching in the healthcare management disciplines, particularly healthcare finance, strategic management, human resources, management information systems and informatics, healthcare marketing, supply chain management, and contracting.  The successful applicant will join a multidisciplinary faculty and will be expected to teach, participate on department committees, and advise students in doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs.  Letters of application, including complete curriculum vitae and the names and addresses of three professional references should be sent electronically to:  Dr. Peggy Leatt, Chair, Selection Committee, FT, Dept Health Policy & Administration, CB# 7411, School of Public Health, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599; hpaa_employment@unc.edu.  For more information, visit www.sph.unc.edu/hpaa.   RP# 295