The mission of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is to provide superior, compassionate and innovative clinical care to our patients, using state-of-the-art knowledge and resources, and to conduct and disseminate clinical and research scholarship, with a focus on the care of patients and education of future clinicians.
Teaching - Lab personnel, teach visiting scholars, students, clinical research fellows about basis of biochemistry, molecular biology and lab sciences.
Research - Devote effort to conduct research focused on peripheral nerve repair, regeneration and orthopaedic implant and musculoskeletal infection. The candidate will be expected to develop, pursue, and obtain independent external funding within three years.
Service - Work with institutional staff and administration to attain the strategic objectives of VCU/VCU Health System, including patient safety, patient and other customer satisfaction, maintenance and enhancement of public perception, and fiscal health.
Other - Ensure compliance with all regulatory and regulatory reimbursement requirement.
- PhD in a relevant basic science or biomedical engineering.
- Relevant post-doctoral training.
- Expertise in musculoskeletal infections or peripheral nerve regeneration.
- Expertise in neurosciences or similar orthopaedic focused research.
- Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member of VCU.
About Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity employer, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.