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The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking a full time Academic Physiatrist. Clinical responsibilities for this position include caring for a portion of our 16-bed inpatient acute rehabilitation unit, conducting PM&R consults in our 500-bed acute care hospital, and treatment of outpatients post discharge. Electro-diagnostic testing opportunities exist in the nursing home environment if desired.

The PM&R Department has a large and dynamic PM&R training program and a well-respected medical school. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to mentoring and teaching residents, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a record of interdisciplinary collaboration, and have the desire to be integrally involved in enhancing quality of patient care.

The successful candidate will be BE/BC in PM&R and possess the credentials that will qualify for a faculty appointment at a minimum level of Assistant Professor. Candidates must also have the ability to obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita and complete contact information to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, leadership experience and contributions to diversity are encouraged.

Michael Weinik, DO, Professor and Interim Chairperson, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, C/O Kelly Smith, Physician Recruitment & Integration Associate, Department of Physician and Faculty Recruitment and Retention, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA 19140, Email:, Phone: 215-707-3101

The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Diversity Statement:
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University values and embraces a diverse community reflected by individuals race, ethnicity, culture, gender, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gender identity and expression, socioeconomic status, language, national origin, religious affiliation, spiritual practice, mental and physical ability/disability, and age. In response to the needs of our local community and patient population, we will concentrate our recruitment and retention efforts on students, residents, and faculty who identify as Black/African American, Hispanic/ Latino, and/or educationally and economically disadvantaged, while also being intentional in our efforts to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for women and LGBT students, residents, faculty, and staff.

We are committed to achieving a climate of inclusion that respects and affirms diverse backgrounds and life experiences. We recognize that excellence in all aspects of education, training, research, and care delivery can only be achieved when all students, faculty, staff, community members and patients experience authentic connection and engagement; feel supported; and are encouraged to participate and contribute to creating health equity.

For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.