Assistant/Associate Professor of Pediatrics

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Pediatrics

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Jan 28, 2019

The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nephrology at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, in partnership with the Children’s Hospital of New Orleans (CHNOLA), is seeking a full-time academic pediatric nephrologist at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor to join our nephrology faculty group. Our group works closely with the pediatric nephrology division at the LSU Health Sciences sharing clinical pediatric nephrology services at CHNOLA. The position will be a non-tenure level position to commensurate with experience.

The Pediatric Nephrology service at CHNOLA offers a full range of nephrology services including all modalities of dialysis: hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, pheresis and CRRT. Clinical responsibilities will include all aspects of pediatric nephrology, including management of patients with acute and chronic kidney disease, expertise in renal replacement therapy (CRRT, PD, and acute hemodialysis) and management of kidney transplantation. Ample opportunity is available for scholarly activities and Translational Research. The Section of Pediatric Nephrology at Tulane has active NIH supported research programs that are focused on the molecular regulation of kidney development. The Section is also a participant in multiple NIH and national clinical trials focused on pediatric renal diseases.

The Department of Pediatrics at Tulane is committed to providing excellence in education, clinical care, and research. The selected candidate will become actively involved in all aspects of teaching including training medical students and residents. CHNOLA is a 224-bed, not-for-profit regional medical center offering the most advanced pediatric care to children from birth to 21 years. With more than 400 physicians trained in more than 40 subspecialties, it is the only full-service hospital exclusively for children in Louisiana and the Gulf South.


Candidate must be Board Certified/Board Eligible to practice pediatric nephrology.




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Posted: 2/16/2019
Application Due: 5/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time