Internal Medicine – Faculty Opportunity

Job description

The Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified applicants with a background and experience in General Internal Medicine for a full time faculty position.

The mission of the Section of General Internal Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine is to provide excellence in patient care, education and research.  Our General Internal Medicine faculty provide comprehensive, patient-centered primary care to our patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings, while teaching the fundamentals of general internal medicine to the health care providers of the future.  Members of the Section of General Internal Medicine also play key roles in the care of patients with HIV and hepatitis C.  Faculty are involved in numerous educational and research programs in areas such as clinical skills training, physician-patient communications, ambulatory medical education and clinical trials.  Currently there are 26 full-time faculty whose interests include medical education, obesity, HIV Medicine, integrative medicine, behavioral health, palliative care and geriatrics.

Candidate Qualifications     

  • An M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. with active board certification in Internal Medicine.
  • Possesses credentials for a faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level.
  • Eligible for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
  • Demonstrates sensitivity to the culture, needs, and aspirations of the community.

Procedure for Candidacy

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and current curriculum vita to the following address:

Please address all applications to: Karen Lin, MD, MPH, FACP, Section Chief, Section of General Internal Medicine, c/o Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Temple University School of Medicine, 3420 N. Broad Street, Medical Research Building Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: [email protected]

The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless

of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and. employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.

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Posted: 9/12/2018
Application Due: 11/11/2018
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