The Section of Neonatology in the Department of Pediatrics in the Biological Sciences Division at the University of Chicago is searching for a faculty member at any rank, and invites applications. As a full-time faculty member, the successful applicant will contribute to patient care, medical education, and scholarship, and join a vibrant, diverse, and distinguished community of faculty colleagues and learners in UChicago Medicine, the Biological Sciences Division, the Pritzker School of Medicine, and the University of Chicago and its affiliates. A tradition of excellence in patient care, basic, clinical, and translational sciences, combined with the strengths of one of the world's top academic institutions provides the foundation for a career as an academic physician.
Clinical responsibilities include providing neonatology services at the University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and contracted off-site locations. Active engagement in scholarly activity is required as is the education and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows.
The Section of Neonatology is committed to excellence in education, research, patient care and community service. It has 14 full-time faculty members and other academic staff who attend at the 71 bed unit in Comer Children's Hospital and three community hospitals. Faculty and staff provide compassionate, evidence-based care in nurturing, family-centered environments using state-of-the-art technologies. In collaboration with faculty in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, the Section runs the University of Chicago Perinatal Network with over 10 affiliated community hospitals. The section has a fully accredited fellowship program with 10 trainees and a robust neonatal nurse practitioner program. Its faculty members are actively involved in research supported by federal and other extramural funds.
Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) have or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois and Indiana, 3) have completed an ACGME approved neonatal-perinatal medicine fellowship, 4) be BE/BC in neonatal-perinatal medicine, 5) have cared for newborns requiring intensive care within the past five years, and 6) have a scholarly interest. Expertise and/or formal training in neonatal transport, point of care ultrasound, quality improvement, ECMO, outcomes research, or analysis of structured EMR data preferred. Opportunities for leadership positions may be available to candidates with appropriate skills or experience.
To be considered, those interested must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website: https://tinyurl.com/y7m9ydd6, by uploading a curriculum vitae.
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The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law.