The University of Pittsburgh is seeking applications for a non-tenured faculty position within the Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Transplant Surgery, at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. Outstanding individuals are encouraged to apply. These individuals will play a significant role in the care of pediatric patients requiring liver, intestine and kidney transplantation as well as hepatobiliary and portal hypertensive surgery. The successful applicant may also participate in clinical research and trials and teaching of transplantation fellows.
The ideal candidate must hold a M.D. and be board eligible or a board certified surgeon trained in an ASTS certified fellowship. Publications in prestigious journals and innovative research required. Candidates must be eligible for a Pennsylvania medical license. Closing date is July 31, 2016. Candidates should reply with a current CV, a statement of research activities and three letters of reference to: George Mazariegos, MD, FACS Director of Pediatric Transplantation Jamie Lee Curtis Professor of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh UPMC 6th Floor Faculty Pavilion 4401 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15224 George.firstname.lastname@example.org The University of Pittsburgh is an EEO/AA?M/F/Vets/Disabled Employer. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks are required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 18001894
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.