UC Davis Children’s Hospital School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialty
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting an academic pediatric infectious diseases faculty member. This appointment may be made between 80% and 100% (full time).
The position is open at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor rank (commensurate with credentials) in the Clinical Pediatrics or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series. The candidates 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 certain departmental committees. The candidates will be expected to do clinical service at participating regional hospitals. We expect that this position will be an active participant in antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention programs.
The candidates must have the following experience/qualifications: • M.D. or D.O. • Successful completion of an approved pediatric residency training program • Fellowship in Infectious Diseases • Board certification/eligibility in Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Diseases • Eligibility for a California Medical License • Proven excellence in clinical care, education, and administrative experience is required. • The experience or ability to foster collegiality and work collaboratively in a diverse environment.
Training and/or experience in antimicrobial stewardship and/or infection prevention is strongly preferred.
For full consideration applications should be received by October 31, 2017; however the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2018. Completed applications include CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Teaching and Statement of Contributions to Diversity. Candidates should submit their application online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01859
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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.