Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor for the Division of General Pediatrics
Location: Queens, New York
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: MD/DO
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: Gen Peds Faculty
Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor for the Division of General Pediatrics,
Cohen Children’s Medical Center of Northwell Health
Zucker School of Medicine of Northwell Health
The Division of General Pediatrics at Cohen Children’s Medical Center and Zucker School of Medicine of Northwell Health seek candidates for Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor position who are clinician-educators or clinician-investigators. Applicants must have an M.D. and/or PhD or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research. In particular, we are seeking clinician-educators or clinician-investigators with interest in the following areas:
Advocacy and Community Health, with leadership opportunities in the pediatric residency program
Children and Adolescents with Medical Complexity
Transition to Adulthood and Adult Care Services
Obesity and Weight Management Services
We seek candidates with strong academic credentials and a record or promise of external research funding. The successful candidate will join a highly collaborative Division working to achieve optimal child health and well-being by informing program and policy changes through interdisciplinary research. Priority will be given to candidates pursuing research relevant to pediatric population health and/or health services research, those with greater experience following graduate training, and those with an established track record of high impact publication and extramural funding. Interdisciplinary or community-engaged research is strongly encouraged as well as research incorporating a health equity focus. Appointments will be made in the Department of Pediatrics. Secondary appointments with other departments can be explored.
In addition to the renowned tertiary clinical resources that we offer, our faculty will have appointments in the Institute of Health System Science within the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research of Northwell Health. Faculty will enjoy access to the scholastic and research resources of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research.
The Division of General Pediatrics sees nearly 40,000 patients annually, while the Northwell Pediatrics Ambulatory Care Network sees over 200,000 patients annually. The Division is the ambulatory training site for nearly 100 pediatric residents, over 120 medical students, and several allied health professionals. The Division has a strong research and quality improvement portfolio, and has over $2 million in annual federal, state, and foundation grant funding. The Division is in the process of expanding to two satellite locations within Queens and Nassau County.
Cohen Children’s Medical Center, located in Queens, NY, is a 202-bed, tertiary facility, completely dedicated to the care of infants, children and adolescents and is the only exclusively dedicated pediatric hospital in Queens and Long Island. As the largest pediatric teaching hospital in the New York metropolitan region, treating over 230,000 children per year, we are the tertiary pediatric medical center of Northwell Health and the only NYS Level-1 Pediatric Trauma Center on Long Island. We are proud to have been selected as one of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals” by US News & World Report.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. This will be a full time position offering a competitive salary and benefits package. Cohen Children’s Medical Center of Northwell Health and the Zucker School of Medicine is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding.
Interested individuals should forward a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae to:
Sophia Jan, MD, MSHP
Chief, Division of General Pediatrics
Cohen Children’s Medical Center of Northwell Health
We continually recruit a diverse physician workforce to meet the needs of the diverse patients we seek to serve; as a result, our Health System is proudly ranked Diversity Inc’s #1 Hospital and Health System. We fully understand that diversity is integral for our institutional excellence and a means to attaining health equity. As a result, our diversity and inclusion efforts are a part of everything we do, from education, to clinical care, to research, to physician well-being. For more information and resources regarding our initiatives, please visit our Center for Equity of Care, https://www.northwell.edu/education-and-resources/community-engagement/center-for-equity-of-care.
Northwell Health is New York State’s largest health care provider and private employer, with 23 hospitals, 830 outpatient facilities and more than 16,600 affiliated physicians. We care for over two million people annually in the New York metro area and beyond, thanks to philanthropic support from our communities. Our 76,000 employees – 18,900 nurses and 4,800 employed doctors, including members of Northwell Health Physician Partners – are working to change health care for the bett...er. We’re making breakthroughs in medicine at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research. We're training the next generation of medical professionals at the visionary Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell and the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies.