Physiatrist / Fixed Term (Open Rank) The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine
The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking a BC/BE Physiatrist (fixed-term track) trained in Brain Injury Medicine (BIM) to join our expanding academic department. This position will involve inpatient care and consultations, outpatient clinical services, and numerous academic opportunities. The faculty member who fills this position will be expected to care for adults with traumatic brain injury, CNS neoplasms, anoxic brain injury, and other brain disorders. This individual will interact with and benefit from a dynamic and collaborative neuroscience community from across the University and Medical Center, including the joint UNC/NCSU Department of Biomedical Engineering, Allied Health Sciences, Neurology, Neurosurgery, and many other related departments within the UNC School of Medicine. The successful applicant will serve as Medical Director for UNC’s Acute Inpatient Rehab Brain Injury Program. They will also be expected and given academic time to participate in educational, research, and administrative activities associated with their academic appointment and related area of expertise. Some on call responsibility and participation in quality improvement projects is required. The successful candidate will be board eligible/board certified in PM&R as well as sub-specialty board eligible/certified in Brain Injury Medicine.
Education requirements The successful candidate will be board eligible/board certified in PM&R plus be sub-specialty board eligible/certified in Traumatic Brain Injury Medicine. MD or DO with NC medical license or willingness to obtain state license.
Qualifications and experience The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a record of interdisciplinary collaboration, and have the desire to be involved in enhancing quality of patient care.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.