Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, Division of Developmental and Behavioral PediatricsLocation:
Philadelphia, PAOpen Date:
Oct 15, 2020Close Date:
Oct 15, 2022Description:
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the tenure track. Expertise is required in the specific area of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics and/or Neurodevelopmental Disabilities. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible.
Teaching responsibilities may include teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as formal lecture opportunities within the department.
Clinical responsibilities may include performing developmental assessments and provide follow up care in an outpatient setting.
Research or scholarship responsibilities may include developing collaborative and independent research programs related to developmental or behavioral aspects of pediatric care, the genetic or other etiologies of development and behavioral conditions, or the delivery of health services in the field. Other expectations include supervision of postdoctoral fellows, resident, students, and research staff, coordinating NIH-funded grant efforts with local, national, and international collaborators, and participation in writing grants, reports, and manuscripts.
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.Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
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