UC Davis Children’s Hospital — Department of Pediatrics Neonatology Faculty Member

UC Davis Children’s Hospital
School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics
Neonatology Faculty Member

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for a mid-career, funded research investigator in the Division of Neonatology. This position will be open to Associate/Full Professor level (commensurate with credentials) in the Clinical X series. Candidates will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, research activities of the Department of Pediatrics, and serve on departmental committees.

With more than 120 physicians in 33 pediatric subspecialties, the UC Davis 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. The Children’s Hospital has a Level IV 49- bed Neonatal Unit with an ACGME accredited fellowship program in Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine. The Children’s Hospital provides a full complement of pediatric sub-specialty care including pediatric and cardiovascular surgery, as well as ECMO. Also, the UC Davis Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) is a major biomedical research facility with general and NIH funded programs.

Candidates must have the following experience/qualifications:

  • M.D. or D.O.
  • Successful completion of an approved pediatric residency training program
  • Successful completion of an approved Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship
  • Board certification in Pediatrics and Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine
  • Eligibility for a California Medical License
  • Ability to foster collegiality and work collaboratively in a diverse environment
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and sustain extramurally funded research programs
  • Experience mentoring junior faculty in scholarly activities and research projects

For full consideration applications should be received by September 20, 2019; however the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2020. Completed applications include CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Teaching and Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and contact information for 3-5 references. This position will be open until filled. Candidates should submit their application online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF03111.

This recruitment is conducted at the Associate or Professor rank. The resulting hire will be at the associate/professor rank, depending on the proposed appointee’s qualifications.

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.

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 https://www.e-verify.gov/.

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