The Division of Hospital Medicine at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, one of the nation’s largest academic hospitalist programs, is recruiting a full-time, tenure-track investigator to join its Palliative Medicine Section. The Division of Hospital Medicine conducts groundbreaking research addressing important questions related to all aspects of healthcare services and outcomes. Our researchers include national experts in patient safety, simulation-based training, inter-professional teamwork, transitions of care, and end-of-life care.
The applicant should have an MD and be at the level of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to have a strong record of independent extramurally-funded research and publications. Research interests should be related to palliative care, including (but not limited to) racial and/or ethnic differences in end-of-life communication, and candidate should have expertise in development of end-of-life communication skills training programs for physicians. The successful applicant will benefit from strong collaborations with research colleagues throughout the Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM) and play an instrumental role in expanding research within Northwestern Medicine. Salary is commensurate with experience. Start date is negotiable. Position will remain open until filled.
Please email cover letter, CV and research statement to:
Stephen Persell, MD, MPH
c/o Rachel Grayer
211 E. Ontario, Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60611
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Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.