Job description


Job no: 95174-AS
Work type: Faculty Full or Part Time, Faculty-Full Time, Faculty-Part Time
Location: Madison
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services

Position Vacancy ID:


Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Working Title:

Pediatric Hepatologist

Official Title:


Hiring Department(s):



75% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date:

AUGUST 20, 2018


This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

ANNUAL (12 months)

Degree and area of specialization:

M.D. or equivalent, completion of pediatric residency, gastroentology fellowship and pediatric transplant hepatology programs

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Completion of pediatric residency, gastroentology fellowship and pediatric transplant hepatology programs. Candidates for appointment at the associate professor rank on this non-tenure track will possess scholarly credentials appropriate to the rank per established UW School of Medicine and Public Health policy and guidelines.

License or Certificate:

WI medical licensure; board certified in pediatrics and pediatric GI, completion of pediatric transplant hepatology certificate

Position Summary:

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health is seeking a board certified or board eligible pediatric transplant hepatologist at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in our CHS track to provide clinical care in our growing Pediatric Gastroenterology Division. Appreciable involvement with our pediatric transplant team is anticipated as well as participation in strategic efforts to grow our pediatric transplant referrals. Some general pediatric gastroenterology practice is expected. Candidates should have interest in providing clinical care, teaching, and scholarly activity within a vibrant academic medical center. The candidate is expected to work in a clinical environment with a staffing model that includes Nurse Practitioners.

The 111-bed American Family Children's Hospital opened in August 2007 and is the only facility in Madison exclusively devoted to the care and treatment of children. It receives tertiary and quaternary referrals from throughout the state and region and is staffed by pediatricians and surgeons from every subspecialty practice. The Department of Pediatrics has 183 faculty and continues to grow.

The UW School of Medicine and Public Health offers students, educators and researchers access to all of the benefits of a preeminent public research university. In addition, the school has strong partnerships with the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, whose programs are consistently ranked among the best in the nation; and the University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation, one of the 10 largest physician practice groups in the country. These relationships afford students, teachers and researchers opportunities available only at top ranked academic medical centers.

The city of Madison boasts excellent schools and our own internationally renowned university. Madison, the State Capitol, has been on numerous lists of "Most Livable Cities", in part because of its quality of life, beautiful lakes, healthy lifestyles, and abundant cultural and recreational opportunities.

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

Additional Information:


Luther Sigurdsson
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to Applicants:

To begin the application process, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload a letter of interest and curriculum vitae within the application process.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is August 15, 2018, however the position will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.

Additional Link:Full Position Details NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Applications Open: Jul 6 2018 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close:

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Posted: 10/19/2018
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