University of Colorado School of Medicine
Anschutz Medical Campus
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nephrology
Position #740586 - Requisition #11628
The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is a public research university serving more than 18,000 students. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer more than 140 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The university receives over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at CU Anschutz in Aurora, Colo. a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at CU Denver, our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver-one of America's most vibrant urban centers. CU Denver is located steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District affording our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.
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Nature of Work
To provide pediatric Nephrology support through clinical, academic and research related activities.
Examples of Work Performed
Provide direct clinical care to children with a wide array of nephrological issues, with a focus on outpatients acutely or chronically cared for in the Kidney Center, in settings such as the Infusion and Procedure Centers and possibly also in the inpatient setting.
Provide teaching to nurses and related staff, fellows, residents, and medical students
Help develop, implement, and update various care protocols (e.g. related to routine aspects of blood pressure management, chronic kidney disease care and renal replacement therapy)
Current Colorado State Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner License, graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Examples include, but are not limited to, performing comprehensive examinations, ordering medications, communicating effectively with consulting services and the ability to educate others.
Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary, academic health care setting.
Interest in caring for a unique pediatric patient population with chronic illness
Experience in pediatrics, preferably pediatric nephrology or even pediatric dialysis
PLEASE NOTE: Candidates will be responsible for travel expenses related to the interview process and any relocation expenses, if applicable.
Salary and Benefits:
The hiring salary for this position is and commensurate with skills and experience. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation.
The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at https://www.cu.edu/employee-services.
The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.
The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
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Special Instructions to Applicants:APPLICATION DEADLINE: Applications will be accepted until the position is closed, and full consideration will be given to complete applications received before the position is closed. Those applicants who do not apply before the position is closed, may or may not be considered.
Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References
Application Materials Instructions:
Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 11628
When applying, applicants must include:
- A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
- A current Resume/CV
- The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20957 - SOM-PEDS Renal-GenOps
Posting Date: Nov 3, 2017
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Ebony Jones
Posting Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Position Number: 00740586