University of California, Davis — Pediatric Endocrinology Faculty Position

Pediatric Endocrinology Faculty Position

UC Davis Children’s Hospital
School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Endocrinology

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting an academic pediatric endocrinology faculty member. This appointment may hire between 60% and 100% time.

We are recruiting at the Assistant/Associate rank, commensurate with credentials, in the Clinical Pediatrics (a series with a requirement for scholarly research as well as excellence in clinical care and education) or Health Sciences Clinical Series (a series focused upon excellence in clinical care, education and creative activity). The candidates will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, and research activities of the Department of Pediatrics and serve on certain departmental committees. The candidate will be expected to do clinical service at participating regional hospitals.

Candidates must have the following experience/qualifications:

  • M.D. or D.O.
  • Successful completion of an approved pediatric residency training program
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Board certification/eligibility in Pediatrics and Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Eligibility for a California Medical License
  • Proven excellence in clinical care, education, and administrative experience is required.
  • The experience or ability to foster collegiality and work collaboratively in a diverse environment.

With more than 120 physicians in 33 pediatric subspecialties, the Children’s Hospital is a 118-bed hospital housed within the 619-bed University of California, Davis Medical Center. It is the only designated Children’s Hospital in the Sacramento region, and is known for offering comprehensive, compassionate, family-centered care. UC Davis Children’s Hospital is distinguished for its outstanding congenital heart program and its internationally recognized telemedicine programs. Within the last few years, UC Davis Children’s Hospital built a new 49-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a new 24-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit/Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit.

The UC Davis Children’s Hospital is based on the UC Davis Health campus in Sacramento, California and serves a population of over 1 million children in the Northern California, Central Valley and Western Nevada regions. Sacramento is an easily accessible, family-oriented city in close proximity to the San Francisco Bay area, Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the California coast, and Napa Valley.

For full consideration applications should be received by October 22, 2018; however the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2019. Completed applications include CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Teaching, Statement of Contribution to Diversity, and contact information for 3-5 references. Candidates should submit their application online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF02426.

UC Davis commits to inclusion excellence by advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:
http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct. If you need accommodation due to a disability, please contact the recruiting department.

Under Federal law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally able to work in the United States as established by providing documents as specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Certain positions funded by federal contracts or sub-contracts require the selected candidate to pass an E-Verify check. More information is available http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify.

UC Davis is a smoke & tobacco-free campus (http://breathefree.ucdavis.edu/).

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