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University of Colorado School of Medicine

University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus

Department of Pediatrics - Section of Nephrology

Assistant/Associate Professor

Position # [635064] - Requisition # [15114]



The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.



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.



The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus ranks among the top institutions nationally in clinical care, education and research. Its 230-acre campus, designed to enhance collaboration and interprofessional education, hosts the College of Nursing; the Schools of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Public Health; the Graduate School; a Health Sciences Library; and two hospitals. Strategically located contiguous to the campus are a biosciences research park and the Veterans Hospital. CU Anschutz offers two undergraduate degrees, 35 graduate degrees, and five first-professional programs. More than 4,000 students learn alongside faculty members who also make meaningful medical discoveries and provide expert clinical care through 1.5 million patient-visits annually. A hub for research and innovation, CU Anschutz receives over $400 million in research awards each year and has filed 1,300 patent applications and formed 53 new companies since 2002.



A national leader in health care and life sciences, CU Anschutz is the only comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. Located in Aurora, Colo., it is one of the newest education, research and patient care facilities in the world. With six schools and colleges, CU Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by blending education, research and clinical care all in one place. This strategic collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel directly from the research bench to the patient's bedside. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here.



Job Summary

As a full time member of the faulty of the Department of Pediatrics Section of Nephrology and sharing in all clinical, teaching, research and scholarly activities and responsibilities of the Section, this position will provide pediatric Nephrology support through clinical, academic and research related activities.


Examples of Work Performed

Share in all of the clinical (including on-call), teaching and scholarly activities of the Section of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics.

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 student

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).

Medical degree required with board certification in pediatrics.

Completed ACGME approved Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Training



PLEASE NOTE: Candidates may 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 negotiable 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 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.

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Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

Total Compensation Calculator: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/total-compensation (for questions, please contact Rhonda Buckner at [email protected])



Diversity and Equity

Please click here for information on disability accommodations: http://www.ucdenver.edu/about/departments/HR/jobs/Pages/JobsatCUDenver.aspx

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.

Qualifications

Nature of Work


As a full time member of the faulty of the Department of Pediatrics Section of Nephrology and sharing in all clinical, teaching, research and scholarly activities and responsibilities of the Section, this position will provide pediatric Nephrology support through clinical, academic and research related activities.

Minimum Requirements

  • Medical degree required with board certification in pediatrics.
  • Two to four years clinical experience in Nephrology
  • Completed ACGME approved Pediatric Nephrology Fellowship Training


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with hospital organized medical staff
  • Experience with managed care organizations
  • Demonstration of continuous quality improvement activities
  • Experience in working in a multi-disciplinary, academic health care setting.
  • Experience in a role that is largely comprised of clinical responsibilities.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work collaboratively with all levels of internal and external customers with highly developed written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to perform comprehensive examinations
  • Ability to order medications
  • Ability to communicate effectively with consulting services
  • Ability to educate others



Special Instructions to Applicants:When applying at www.cu.edu/cu-careers, applicants must include: 1. A cover letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2. A current CV or resume 3. List of three to five professional references include names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and email addresses. *Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/cu-careers.

Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information, including e-mail addresses, for up to 5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for an interview. We will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references. Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.



Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20957 - SOM-PEDS Nephrology

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Nov 27, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Jens Goebel, MD

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00635064

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Posted: 11/28/2018
Application Due: 1/27/2019
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