Department of Pediatrics Pediatric Critical Care Faculty Member
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis is seeking to recruit two full-time academic pediatric intensivists to join our Division of 12 pediatric intensive care faculty. The UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the only the ACS Verified Children's Surgery Center currently in California and has a 24-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit/Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit.
The UC Davis Children’s Hospital is based on the UC Davis Health System 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.
This position is open at the Assistant/Associate or Full Professor rank (commensurate with credentials) in either the Clinical X or Health Science Clinical Series. The candidate will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, and research activities of the Department of Pediatrics and serve on departmental committees. The ideal applicant should have a healthy interest in academic medicine.
Minimum qualifications include a M.D./D.O. degree, board certification/eligibility in Pediatrics, board certification/eligibility in Pediatric Critical Care, and eligibility for a California medical license. Additionally, we expect candidates will have established or show promise to attain excellence in teaching and clinical care.
For full consideration applications should be received by September 15, 2017. Completed applications include CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Teaching and Statement of Contributions to Diversity. All application documents must be submitted online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01763. This position will be open until filled or June 30, 2018.
The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.
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UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the Sacramento region’s only nationally ranked, comprehensive hospital for children, offering children and their families the highest level of care for virtually every pediatric health condition.
It has the Central Valley's only level I pediatric trauma center and emergency department, and the 129-bed hospital includes state-of-the-art neonatal, pediatric and ped...iatric cardiac intensive care units. It is also home to the only level I children's surgery center on the West Coast and fourth in the nation, as verified by the American College of Surgeons.
With more than 120 board-certified physicians in more than 30 subspecialties, UC Davis Children's Hospital offers families a comprehensive range of pediatric services.