CLINICAL VIROLOGIST - CLINICIAN-EDUCATOR - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure clinician-educator track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Clinical Microbiology with a focus on Clinical Virology. Responsibilities include laboratory administration, clinical consultation, assay development, and teaching of residents, fellows, medical, and graduate students. Applicants must have an M.D and/or Ph.D or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, research, and clinical care. Certification by the American Board of Medical Microbiology or American Board of Pathology with subspecialty certification in Clinical Microbiology required. Physicians must be eligible for an unrestricted medical license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
The candidate will serve as the Assistant Director for the Clinical Virology Laboratory at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. In addition, one to two months per year will be spent attending in the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory. A strong background in the development, validation, implementation, and oversight of molecular and immunologic diagnostic tests is highly desirable. Candidates are expected to be productive in research and develop a strong, collaborative research program. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine offers outstanding opportunities for career development and the environment within the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia/University of Pennsylvania is exceptional for collaborative clinical research.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia are equal opportunity, affirmative action employers.
Apply for this position online at: http://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g/d3415