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The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University announces the search for a BC/BE academic Nephrologist to join the faculty. There are currently 13 faculty members in the Section of Nephrology who care for a diverse patient population with a wide range of diseases and fully support a broad spectrum of kidney diseases, renal transplantation, hypertension, kidney stones and fluid and electrolyte disorders.

These opportunities entails clinical practice in both outpatient and inpatient areas with involvement in the teaching and mentoring of Nephrology fellows, Internal Medicine residents and Temple University medical students. The successful candidates will be board eligible/board certified in Nephrology and interested in pursuing or continuing a career in an academic environment. Rank and compensation commensurate with experience.

Candidate Qualifications

An M.D. (D.O.) or M.D. / Ph.D. with board eligibility or board certification in Nephrology.
Experience with home therapies is perfered.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to obtain an unrestricted medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Procedure for Candidacy

Interested candidates should forward a current C.V. and letter of interest addressed to:

Crystal A. Gadegbeku, MD, FAHA, FACP, FASN , Section Chief, Nephrology and Kidney Transplantation, Associate Professor, Medicine, Assistant Director, Temple Clinical Research Institute c/o Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Department of Physician Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Temple University School of Medicine, 3420 N. Broad Street, Medical Research Building Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA. Please apply at https://goo.gl/ZFFbE6.

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.