The Department of Pediatrics at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is actively recruiting outstanding faculty members. These faculty members will fill both clinical physician non tenure positions and physician scientist tenure track positions in basic or translational research in the pediatric subspecialties. The recruitment activities are for the following Pediatric subspecialties:
-Adolescent Medicine -Pediatric Cardiology -Pediatric Critical Care -Pediatric Emergency Medicine -Pediatric Endocrinology -Pediatric Gastroenterology -General Pediatrics Hospitalists and Primary Care Physicians -Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases -Medical Genetics -Neonatology -Pediatric Nephrology -Pediatric Neurology -Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine -Pediatric Rheumatology
Candidates will be considered at any stage of their career with rank dependent on qualifications and experience, but a proven track record of excellence in clinical, educational and investigative work is essential. The successful candidate will hold an MD degree or equivalent or MD/PhD degree and must have completed an ACGME accredited residency program. Successful candidates will be board certified or board eligible (BC/BE).
Applicants must have a commitment to patient care, teaching, and research. The candidate must be able to demonstrate knowledge of effective strategies for working with diverse faculty, staff, and students and be able to demonstrate job-related experience with and/or commitment to diversity in the work/academic environment. The Department of Pediatrics includes physicians and basic scientists who conduct collaborative research with an emphasis on mechanisms of disease, novel therapies, epidemiology and/or outcomes research in the areas of relevance to childhood diseases. The Department provides a collaborative setting for the study of basic mechanisms disease and outcomes research that would provide new insights to the treatment of childhood diseases. Primary responsibilities include building a research program, providing inpatient consultation as well as outpatient care, and the teaching of fellows, residents and medical students.
The clinical positions will have both clinical and academic responsibilities and will provide ambulatory and inpatient clinical care to pediatric patients. Responsibilities include developing a strong clinical and teaching base for medical residents and fellows, involvement in didactic teaching sessions and conferences. The candidates will be part of a practice at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and The Bristol Myers-Squibb Children's Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. The positions will provide an academic appointment at Rutgers. The commitment to the academic mission of Rutgers and RWJMS allows for educational opportunities across the spectrum of trainees including medical students, residents and fellows in the institution. There will also be the potential for either clinical or lab bench research; however the positions are designed currently to be predominantly clinical.
There will be opportunities for academic growth, career development and mentorship, with protected time for educational and clinical research activities, depending on applicant interests and accomplishments. Academic appointments are commensurate with professional experience. Compensation packages are competitive. The Robert Wood Johnson Bristol Meyers-Squibb Children’s Hospital is ranked as one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. The Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine is consistently ranked as one of the highly NIH-funded academic universities and Rutgers is a member of the Association of American Universities comprising the top comprehensive research universities in North America.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter and CV to: Sally Radovick, MD Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Physician-in-Chief Bristol Myers-Squibb Children’s Hospital Chancellor’s Scholar Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences Child Health Institute of New Jersey-Rutgers University 89 French Street Room 4210 New Brunswick, NJ 08901 Phone: 732-235-9524/732-235-7900 fax: 732-235-9333/732-235-6102 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rutgers is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.