Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Home About Us Faculty Patient Care Education Research

Open Faculty Positions

Chief of Anesthesiology at Philadelphia VA Medical Center
Posting Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Expire Date: 10/25/2013
The Philadelphia VA Medical Center (PVAMC) and the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for a Full, Assistant, and/or Associate Professor position in either the non-tenure clinician-educator track or the non-tenure academic-clinician track. Track and rank will be commensurate with experience. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Anesthesiology and Critical Care. Responsibilities include Chief of Anesthesiology at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center (PVAMC). The Chief will have overall responsibility for the PVAMC Anesthesia Service including recruitment in concert with the Chair of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the University of Pennsylvania, establishing policy and participating in medical center committees. The Chief may have oversight for surgical critical care services and therefore additional qualifications in critical care will be advantageous. Teaching of residents and/or fellows from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania is also required. Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research, clinical care, and education. While evidence of scholarship is required in the clinician-educator track, research is not required in the academic clinician track. ABA certification and Pennsylvania licensure required.

PVAMC is a core affiliate of the University of Pennsylvania and a tertiary care center. The University of Pennsylvania's Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care is recognized nationally for clinical, education and research excellence. At PVAMC there is flexibility and opportunity for academic advancement and multiple research options.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

The PVAMC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Selection will be made without discrimination for any reasons such as race, color, religion, sex, national origin, politics, marital status, physical handicap, age or membership or non-membership in an employee organization.

Apply for this position online at: