Assistant Professor - Assistant Director of Infectious Disease Diagnostic Laboratory - Children...

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Assistant Professor - Assistant Director of Infectious Disease Diagnostic Laboratory - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)

Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Oct 9, 2019
Close Date:
Oct 9, 2021

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure academic clinician track. Expertise is required in the specific area of microbiology and virology. Strong preference will be given to applicants with a track record and focused interest in innovation and molecular test development. Applicants must have an M.D and/or Ph.D or equivalent degree. M.D. candidates must be 1) board certified in Clinical Pathology (AP/CP or CP) or Pediatrics and Infectious Disease; and 2) have board certification/eligibility in Medical Microbiology through the American Board of Pathology or the American Board of Medical Microbiology (ABMM). M.D. applicants must additionally be eligible for a medical license in the state of Pennsylvania. Ph.D., applicants must be board eligible or certified by the ABMM.

Teaching responsibilities may include overseeing the teaching of microbiology fellows, residents, and medical and graduate students.

Clinical responsibilities may include assisting the director in oversight of the IDDL, clinical test interpretation, and quality control.

This individual will serve as the Assistant Director of the Infectious Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (IDDL). The position will be based within the Division of Laboratory Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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: 10/10/2019
Application Due: 3/17/2020
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