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Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Aug 20, 2019
Close Date:
Aug 20, 2021

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for several Instructor positions in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). Expertise is required in the specific area of Pediatrics. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree. Board certified/board eligible in pediatrics.

Responsibilities may include development of research credentials, including scholarship. Clinical duties and the teaching of residents, medical students, and/or fellows is also required.

The successful applicant will have an opportunity to attend several educational seminars to prepare them for an academic career.

Evidence of additional professional training may include:
• Candidates who have received/or applied for an NIH K Award or other Career Development Awards from foundations.
• Training in clinical and/or basic science research related to a specific area.
• Development of expertise in teaching, administration, clinical research. The applicant must have a demonstrated research focus in a specific area with a desire to start an independent career.
• Candidates may be enrolled in additional training programs including Master's studies.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.




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Posted: 8/22/2019
Application Due: 11/20/2019
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