| Director of Adolescent Medicine Stead Family Department of Pediatrics |
The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics is seeking a full-time Director of Adolescent Medicine at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor levels (clinical or tenure track) to join the Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. The Director will lead the development of a preeminent Adolescent Medicine program with vibrant clinical, educational, and research components, in concert with the opening of a new free-standing 189-bed Children’s Hospital in 2016. Substantial resources are available to build this program with the goal of becoming a national center of excellence in Adolescent Medicine. The Director will have the opportunity to recruit a number of additional faculty.
Requirements: Must hold an MD/DO degree, or equivalent Board certified or board eligible in adolescent medicine Clinical experience in general pediatrics Tenure track candidates must demonstrate evidence of scholarly investigation Demonstrated commitment to diversity in the educational community
Desirable qualifications: Teaching competence in general pediatrics for medical students and residents Demonstrated ability to develop and implement new programs Experience in residency curriculum development or medical education Scholarly activity in the area of adolescent health Clinical experience in the care of adolescents
The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine is one of the top biomedical research institutions in the nation and ranked 39th overall and 18th among public medical schools for NIH funding in FY15. The U.S. News and World Report research ranking places the College 12th among public institutions for FY2016, and the Stead Family Department of Pediatrics ranked 22nd overall and 10th in NIH funding among all public pediatric departments nationwide in FY15. The ACGME-accredited pediatric residency program at the Children’s Hospital trains 43 pediatric residents.
The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics comprises the medical and research staff of UI Children’s Hospital. The University of Iowa Children’s Hospital is one of the nation’s top-ranked pediatric care and research institutions. It is the only university-affiliated hospital in Iowa devoted solely to the care of infants, children, adolescents and young adults, and is Iowa’s only accredited Level 1 Regional Resource Pediatric Trauma Center. In 2016-17 the University of Iowa Children's Hospital ranked in eight pediatric specialties in the Best Children’s Hospitals U.S. News and World Report, including cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, nephrology, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology, and is the only hospital in Iowa to be nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report for children’s care. A new 189-bed children’s hospital opened in February 2017.
For more information contact: Beth Tarini, MD, MS Associate Professor Director, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine firstname.lastname@example.org
Raphael Hirsch, MD Professor and Chair, Stead Family Department of Pediatrics Raphaelemail@example.com
Visit us on the web at: http://www.medicine.uiowa.edu/pediatrics/ http://www.uichildrens.org/
To apply, please visit The University of Iowa website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu, requisition number 68221.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity I affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.