Assistant Professor-Tenure System
Job descriptionJob no: 637254
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Human Medicine
Department: Pediatrics And Human Development 10022641
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Tenure System Faculty, Health Care Professional
The Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Department of Pediatrics and Human Development is a pediatric primary and specialty care unit dedicated to providing excellent patient care and medical education. Our faculty engage in a wide range of clinical, educational, and research activities focused on improving the lives of the children and families we serve.
We are currently searching for a tenure-system researcher-clinician to join our department at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will spend 65% - 75% of their effort researching means to improve access to health care for underserved children, particularly those with sickle cell disease and the sickle cell trait. The remaining time will be spent provisioning outpatient medical care and teaching medical students. This position will be based in Flint, Michigan.Required Degree
Doctorate -MedicineMinimum Requirements
Qualified candidates must possess an MD or DO degree and have at least three (3) years of experience provisioning care to patients. Only those candidates certified for eligible for certification by the American Board of Pediatrics will be considered. Applicants must also be eligible for licensure as a physician by the State of Michigan and must be eligible for privileges at our partnered institutions.Desired Qualifications
- Background in public health (MPH degree preferred)
- Demonstrated history of extramural funding
- Strong publication record
- Cover letter
- List of three (3) references; references will not be contacted without notifying the applicant.
03/19/2020Summary of Health Risks
- Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions.
- TB risk or work within 3 feet of human patients in a health care setting or have potential exposure to animals or to specimens with Mycobacterium
The Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Department of Pediatrics and Human Development is a pediatric primary and specialty care unit dedicated to providing excellent patient care and medical education. Our faculty engage in a wide range of clinical, educational, and research activities focused on improving the lives of the children and families we serve.MSU Statement
Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.
Advertised: Feb 19, 2020 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Feb 19, 2022 Eastern Standard Time