The Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics of the Medical University of South Carolina located in historic Charleston, South Carolina is seeking outstanding clinician educators for tenure-track appointment at the Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor level within our growing palliative care group. Individuals must be board certified in Internal Medicine or sub-specialty and board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Experience in palliative inpatient and outpatient care settings, as well as on palliative consult services is preferred. This is a great opportunity to relocate to beautiful Charleston and work in a thriving academic environment. Academic rank and compensation are commensurate with experience with excellent benefits. Send CV to Patrick Coyne, Palliative Care Director - firstname.lastname@example.org. Tel: (843) 792-5977. MUSC is an equal opportunity employer, promoting workplace diversity. m/f/v/d
One of the country’s most loved citiesCharleston South Carolina has been named the number one city in the world by Travel + Leisure magazine. Besides the historic attractions, the city and surrounding communities are very livable. You’ll find plenty of housing options, beaches, sunshine, year-round outdoor activities, great dining and nightlife, culture, and arts and entertainment to suit any lif...estyle.One of the country’s top academic medical centersThe Medical University of South Carolina was founded in 1824 and is the oldest medical school in the South. Today, MUSC continues the tradition of excellence in education, research, and patient care. As the largest non-federal employer in Charleston, the university and its affiliates have collective annual budgets in excess of $2.2 billion.The University educates and trains more than 3,000 students and residents in six colleges (Dental Medicine, Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy), and has nearly 13,000 employees. It confers degrees at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels, and offers other professional training and certifications. The teaching staff, many of whom also provide clinical care and perform research, is comprised of more than 1,500 full and part-time faculty.MUSC attracts more than $250 million annually in research funding, making it the biggest magnet for biomedical, extramural research dollars of all institutions of higher learning in South Carolina. MUSC is home to one of only 62 CTSA hubs in the nation. The Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program aims to advance clinical and translational science to catalyze innovation and increase the speed at which new treatments become available to patients.MUSC Health, the clinical enterprise, operates a 750-bed medical center, which includes a nationally recognized Children’s Hospital, the Ashley River Tower (cardiovascular, digestive disease, and surgical oncology), Hollings Cancer Center (one of only 66 elite National Cancer Institute designated centers), a Level I Trauma Center and the Institute of Psychiatry. In addition, there are more than 100 outreach clinics, hospital/health system affiliations and telehealth sites.In recent rankings by U.S. News & World Report, only 32 of the 6,239 hospitals in the American Hospital Association's Annual Survey Database evaluated nationwide have 11 or more adult and/or children’s specialties ranked, placing us among the top 1% of all American hospitals with similar rankings in the United States.The MUSC Medical Center is also one of only three Magnet® designated hospitals in South Carolina. Developed by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), a subsidiary of the American Nurses Association, Magnet status is awarded to health care organizations that strive for quality patient outcomes, while providing safe and positive work environments for care team members across the entire institution. Only eight percent of U.S. hospitals and less than one percent of hospitals globally attain the coveted Magnet status.