Assistant Professor of Clinical - Anesthesiology (Pediatrics)

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Job location: Miami, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-04-27
Req: R100041483
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Pediatric Anesthesiologist Job Description:

The Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine, and Pain Management at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (UMMSOM) is experiencing a period of expansion. It is seeking exceptional candidates to join the faculty. The University of Miami is among the top-tier higher education institutions in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County, home to more than 16,000 faculty and staff from all over the world.

Employment Requirements:

  • Candidates for this position should have completed a U.S.-approved residency in Anesthesiology or have obtained equivalent training and certification.

  • Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship

  • Board Eligibility or Certification in Anesthesiology is required for this position. (an equivalent board certification can be determined on a case-by-case basis).

  • While research experience is not required to apply for this position, it is highly desirable.

Job Description:

  • Pediatric Anesthesiologists should feel comfortable performing various cases, including newborns, young children, adolescents, and adults. Transplant experience is highly desired. Limited skills in regional and the ability to anesthetize older children is helpful.

  • Applicants should be comfortable supervising residents, CRNAs, and SRNAs.

  • Applicants should also feel comfortable performing cases on their own if required.

  • Applicants should be able to participate in the department's academic activities, including teaching and mentoring trainees and participating in departmental conferences and faculty meetings.

  • Call is expected to be 3-4 beeper calls per month (some calls may be from home). There may also be a need for evening and weekend calls.

  • The effort distribution may change based on department needs, candidate's interests, and success in obtaining extramural grant funding.


  • Compensation is dependent on years of experience and determination of academic rank at the time of hiring.

Apply online and please contact:
Charlene B. Pelaez
Department of Anesthesiology Recruiter

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

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Posted: 9/18/2020
Application Due: 9/16/2021
Work Type: Full Time