Department of Pediatrics

Open Faculty Positions

Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases; Department of Pediatrics
Posting Department: Pediatrics
Expire Date: 02/01/2016
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Associate or Full Professor position in either the tenure track or the non-tenure clinician-educator track. Track and rank will be commensurate with experience. Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, research, and clinical care. Board certification in Infectious Diseases is required.

The position is for the Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. The Division has 13 faculty members, a number of ancillary staff and is nationally recognized for excellence in clinical care, research, and education. The Division has nationally prominent research programs in bacterial pathogenesis, viral pathogenesis, vaccine development, and clinical epidemiology and benefits from participation in the strong infectious diseases, microbiology, immunology, and clinical epidemiology communities at the University of Pennsylvania. In addition, the Division has a longstanding ACGME-accredited fellowship program that consistently attracts the top candidates in the country. The successful candidate will have opportunities for major interactions with other relevant groups at CHOP and the University of Pennsylvania and will benefit from resources and a stimulating, collaborative environment within the Department of Pediatrics, throughout CHOP, and across the University of Pennsylvania.

Robert Shaddy, M.D., Vice Chair of Pediatrics and Chief of the Division of Cardiology, is Chair of the Search Committee.

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

The University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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