Associate or Full Professor, Tenure or Clinician Educator, Pediatric Hematology, Sickle Cell Disease

Company/Institution: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia | Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Division of Hematology in the Department of Pediatrics
Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Degree Requirements: PhD and/or MD Salary: Not available
Job Type: Faculty, Research Posted: January 11, 2022
Job Setting: Medical School, Hospital/Clinical Facility Application Period: December 15, 2021-December 15, 2022

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Division of Hematology in the Department of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Associate or Full Professor position in either the non-tenure clinician educator track or the tenure track. Applicants must have an M.D or equivalent, or M.D.(or equivalent)/Ph.D. degree. Must have board certification in pediatric hematology-oncology (preferred) or medical hematology. Teaching responsibilities may include teaching medical students, pediatric residents and pediatric hematology/oncology fellows, as well as PhD students and post-doctoral fellows. Clinical responsibilities may include inpatient and outpatient service in pediatric hematology. Research or scholarship responsibilities may include research involving patients with sickle hemoglobinopathies. The successful candidate will be a nationally-recognized leader in the field of non-malignant blood disorders and will have a track record of outstanding research accomplishments and extramural funding, demonstrated leadership experience and the ability to work collaboratively across disciplines. We are seeking candidates with a strong record of scholarship and publications in peer-reviewed journals demonstrating a national reputation. The successful applicant will have a national reputation in research involving patients with sickle hemoglobinopathies, program administration skills and commitment to direct and grow a clinical program, including interaction with patient advocacy groups and the PennMed adult program. Significant research and clinical resources, space for the research and clinical programs and protected time will be provided to the successful candidate. This individual will build upon our renowned Sickle Cell Disease program with the goal of further expanding our global reputation as a leader in research, education and treatment of hemoglobin disorders.

About the Employer

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center (CHOP CSCC) is driven by our ability to provide comprehensive, accessible, high-quality, evidence-based, patient/family-centered care while leading innovative clinical, translational and laboratory-based research efforts. Since the its inception in 1978, CHOP CSCC has a strong commitment to providing outstanding comprehensive care and innovative therapies for children and adults with SCD.

How to Apply

Apply online. We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/ women/ individuals with disabilities/ protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Contact Information

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia | Perelman School of Medicine at the University of P
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4238 USA

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