Genetic Counselor for Developmental Pediatrics (Instructor)
DescriptionUniversity of Colorado School of Medicine
University ofColorado | CU Anschutz Medical Campus
School ofMedicine, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Genetics (dedicated toDevelopmental Pediatrics)
Position #760697–Requisition #16121
*Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/cu-careers *
TheUniversity of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals withdemonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and workingenvironment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, facultyand staff of diverse backgrounds.
The Section of Genetics, dedicated to the Section ofDevelopmental Pediatrics has an opening for a 1.0FTE (full-time) Instructor position.
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Nature of Work:
The Genetic Counselor will provide clinical assessment and genetic counseling in the Developmental Pediatrics Clinic at Children's Hospital Colorado. Developmental Pediatrics is a regional program that provides clinical evaluations and management of a broad range of developmental and behavioral disorders. We also are involved in clinical research and clinical trials. The Genetic Counselor would work as part of an interdisciplinary team including Developmental Behavioral pediatricians, advanced practice providers, psychologists, social worker, family navigator, nurses, and medical assistants. The Genetic Counselor also will collaborate with primary care clinicians in rural and underserved areas around the state of Colorado. The Genetic Counselor would model professionalism through conduct, appearance, communication, mutual respect, leadership, ethical decision-making, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
Examples of Work Performed:
PLEASE NOTE: Candidates maybe responsible for travel expenses related to the interview process and anyrelocation expenses, if applicable.
The salary for this position is commensurate withskills and experience. Thisposition is not eligible for overtime compensation.
Your total compensation goes beyond the number onyour paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plansand retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.
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Preferredexperience in pediatric genetic counseling specialty
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Posting Date: Apr 18, 2019
Unposting Date: Ongoing