Job ID: 289546389  |  Last Updated: 7/11/2018

Academic Pediatric Dermatologist

Employer
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Applicant Contact
Michael Lester
Senior Director
(215) 707-5666
(215) 707-9452

Job Description

Summary of Opportunity

The Department of Dermatology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking academically oriented pediatric dermatologist to join its growing faculty.

The pediatric dermatologist will be responsible for creating a robust clinical service while playing an integral part of the Dermatology Residency program.

Candidate must have completed an M.D. or M.D. /Ph.D. along with residency training from ACGME-accredited residency and ABD-accredited fellowship programs. Candidates must also be BC in dermatology and be BC or BE in pediatric dermatology. Candidates with interest in publishing and/or participating in departmental research initiatives are highly desirable. Leadership opportunities available for qualified candidates.

Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Temple Health refers to the health, education and research activities carried out by the affiliates of Temple University Health System and by the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM). Temple University Health System (TUHS) is a $1.8 billion academic health system dedicated to providing access to quality patient care and supporting excellence in medical education and research.

Procedure for Candidacy

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and current curriculum vitae to the following address: https://bit.ly/2L4Qmvw. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.

Please address all applications to: Sylvia Hsu, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology, the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, C/O Michael Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu, Phone: 215-707-5666, 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 at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

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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.

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