We are a pediatric primary and specialty care department dedicated to providing excellent patient care and medical education. Our faculty engage in a wide range of clinical and research activities, with the focus of improving the lives of the children we serve. The successful candidate will be devoted to a combination of clinical activities (including on-call duties) that will account for roughly 70% of their time. The remaining hours will be spent researching topics of interest; teaching at any level of medical education (pre-clerkship, clerkship, and residency) and participating in curriculum development; serving on Department, College, or University committees; and any special assignments given by the Chair. This position is open to the Assistant Professor and Associate Professor ranks (commensurate with experience). Appropriately qualified candidates may be considered for a leadership role in our Pediatric Residency program.
Applicants must have an MD or DO degree and one (1) to three (3) years' clinical practice experience. The successful candidate must hold current certification in General Pediatrics from the American Board of Pediatrics (or be Board-eligible), and must be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Michigan and medical staff privileges at participating institutions.
The ideal candidate will have experience working with children with special needs, experience teaching at one or more levels of medical education, and an interest in research.
Required Application Materials
Cover Letter, CV, and the names and contact information of three (3) references. References will not be contacted without first notifying the applicant.
Review of Applications Begins On
Summary of Health Risks
Exposure to human blood, serum, and other bodily fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions.TB risk or work within 3 feet of human patients in a health care setting or have potential exposure to animals or to specimens with Mycobacterium
Established in 1968 with the formation of the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, the Department of Pediatrics and Human Development seeks to balance behavioral science, basic biological research, and clinical pediatrics into a comprehensive approach to the health and development of the child and the family.
Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.
Internal Number: 538290
About Michigan State University
Spartans work every day to advance the common good in uncommon ways.Together, we tackle some of the world?s toughest problems to find solutions that make life better?from alternative energy to better food safety to breakthrough medical and environmental applications achieved through rare isotope research.We teach. We explore and we discover. We collaborate and lead. We innovate, inspire, and empower. We achieve our potential and create circumstances that help our students and others achieve theirs.We're good at it, and we've been at it for more than 150 years.The nation?s pioneer land-grant university, MSU began as a bold experiment that democratized higher education and helped bring science and innovation into everyday life. The revolutionary concept became a model for the nation.Today, MSU is one of the top research universities in the world?on one of the biggest, greenest campuses in the nation. Home to nationally ranked and recognized academic, residential college, and service-learning programs, we?re a diverse community of dedicated students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.In ways both practical and profound, we work to create a stronger, more sustainable, and more hopeful future for all.