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Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM), at Temple University, Department of Emergency Medicine announces the search for a BC/BE emergency medicine physician to become a part of their Faculty.

Temple University's Department of Emergency Medicine is staffed by 44 board-certified emergency medicine physicians and has 36 emergency medicine residents. Our EM faculty covers three distinct clinical sites: Temple University Hospital, a level 1 Trauma Center, the Episcopal Campus, a busy inner city ED and Jeanes Hospital serving more of a private patient mix. Clinical time distribution will be matched to the candidates interest and qualifications. All sites are part of the EM residency program and medical student experience so candidates should have a strong interest in clinical teaching. Clinical hours vary depending on the expected role within the Department.

Candidate Qualifications:

Active board certification or board eligibility in Emergency Medicine.
Residency training in Emergency Medicine
Commitment to resident and student education.
Prior experience or training in an urban level 1 trauma center preferred but, not required.

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

Robert McNamara, MD, FAAEM, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Emergency Medicine Chief Medical Officer, Temple University Physicians, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Department of Physician & Faculty Recruitment, Temple University School of Medicine, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: Ph: 215-707-5665; fax: 215-707-9452

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 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.