University of Pennsylvania — Transplant Nephrologist and Scientist

Transplant Nephrologist and Scientist
Perelman School of Medicine – Medicine – Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Open Date: Jul 1, 2021
Deadline: Jul 1, 2023 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

The Division of Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension in the Department of Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the non-tenure clinician educator track. Expertise is required in the specific area of evaluating and managing kidney transplant patients. Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree. Applicant should be board certified in Nephrology.

Teaching responsibilities may include teaching Penn medical students, residents, and fellows. Applicants should be outstanding educators who excel at teaching.

Clinical responsibilities may include providing clinical care for patients in both the inpatient and outpatient services as a transplant nephrologist at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Preferred candidates will have completed dedicated sub-specialty training in transplant nephrology or will have at least one year of experience working as a transplant nephrologist in a busy kidney transplant program.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include developing and/or maintaining an independently funded research program in clinical, translational or bench science related to transplantation.

Applicants will assume a role as a clinician, teacher and clinical or translational scientist with a research program focused in an area related to renal transplantation. We are particularly interested in candidates who seek to develop or extend an extramurally-funded research program within Penn's outstanding, collaborative research environment.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

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