The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Division of Adolescent Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for several Assistant Professors positions in the non-tenure academic clinician track.
Teaching responsibilities may include participation in the clinical education of medical students, residents and fellows as a member of the Craig-Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine.
Clinical responsibilities may include seeing patients in an inpatient and outpatient primary and specialty care setting in Adolescent Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Multiple sites of practice are available including a primary care practice, specialty care satellite locations and inpatient units at CHOP, CHOP’s new satellite suburban hospital in King of Prussia, and a behavioral health hospital. Multiple opportunities for collaborative clinical research are available related to education, continuous quality improvement, health services, minority health and disparities, resiliency, STIs/HIV, pregnancy prevention, smoking, substance use, gender, eating disorders, obesity, depression and suicide. Leadership positions in these areas may also be available. Candidates with interests focused on clinical eating disorders are particularly encouraged to apply.
Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree. Board certified/eligible in Pediatrics or Internal Medicine is required, and Board certified/eligible in Adolescent Medicine is preferred.
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.
The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).
Internal Number: CHOP-011ACst
About Children's Hospital of Philadelphia | Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) continued its 15-year streak of being ranked as one of the top children’s hospitals in the United States. CHOP was ranked No. 2 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals. When you bring your children to CHOP, you can be confident they will receive the best care in the country.
U.S. News also evaluated programs in 10 specialty areas. We are proud that CHOP was listed among the top seven programs in each of the 10 ranked specialties for 2019-20, and seven of our specialties are ranked first, second or third. No other pediatric hospital in our region has ever been named to the U.S. News Honor Roll.
It is the recognition of CHOP’s excellence and expertise across the broad spectrum of services — even when we care for the most complex and sickest children — that led to our place on the Honor Roll. The quality of our care and treatments, superior nurse-patient ratios, commitment to safety, emphasis on family-