Requisition ID: P01468103
Employment Type: Full-Time
Location: Health Sciences Campus
The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the “Trojan Family,” which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.
The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Neonatology, are actively seeking a full time faculty member for the position of Clinical Assistant or Assoc Professor of Pediatrics (Clinician Educator).
The Center for Fetal and Neonatal Medicine and the USC Division of Neonatal Medicine of the Department of Pediatrics at Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and USC are seeking candidates for full-time, non-tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant and/or Associate Professor level on the clinical-educator track. These positions are clinically focused and in addition to contributing to pediatric resident and neonatal-perinatal fellow education, the successful candidates will provide clinical service in the 58-bed, level IV state-of-the-art Newborn and Infant Critical Care Unit at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and in the 15-bed, level 3 NICU at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center. Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center is the site of the Center for Fetal and Neonatal Medicine's CHLA-USC Institute of Maternal-Fetal Health and the hospital has over 4000 deliveries annually.
The Center for Fetal and Neonatal Medicine consists of the USC Division of Neonatal Medicine and the CHLA-USC Institute of Maternal-Fetal Health. The USC Division of Neonatal Medicine has two major sections (the CHLA and USC Sections). The USC section operates at 2 sites and the CHLA section operates at three clinical sites. The Division has 26 faculty and 18 fellows at present and will expend to a total of 31 faculty members. The CHLA-USC Institute of Maternal-Fetal Health is one of the largest fetal diagnosis and fetal intervention centers in the nation.
Must hold MD or DO degree
Board certified in Pediatrics
Board certified/eligible in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Clinical experience in clinical neonatology
Strength in teaching
Experience in patient-oriented or basic research
Strong oral and written communication/interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a complex, high-intensity academic environment
Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been ranked by the US World and News Report among the top five Children's Hospitals in the US for many years.
To learn more about Children's Hospital Los Angeles, and the University of Southern California, please visit
www.chla.org/ and www.usc.edu/
Please send CV to:
Philippe S. Friedlich, M.D., MS Epi, MBA
Professor of Pediatrics & Surgery, USC Keck School of Medicine
Interim Director & Division Chief, Center for Fetal and Neonatal Medicine
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
4650 Sunset Blvd., MS #31
Los Angeles, CA 90027
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.