Assistant/Associate Professor

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Position Information

Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor
Posting Number F1700089
Employer State
Appointment Term Term
Position Type UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The Department of Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (UB), Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo (WCHOB) is actively recruiting for a full-time position in the Division of General Pediatrics; a pediatric hospital medicine physician to join the Pediatric Hospitalist Service (PHS) within the Division of Academic General Pediatrics at WCHOB. Candidates must be BE/BC pediatric physicians interested in a long term career in Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Fellowship training in Pediatric Hospital Medicine is preferred but not required. Clinical responsibilities will include the care of pediatric inpatients and well-infant care in the newborn nursery. Faculty duties also include education, oversight and instruction of pediatric resident and medical students from Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Rounding, clinical care and call is shared among the Pediatric Hospital Medicine group and includes rotational off-service time. We welcome applications of candidates who have primary interest as clinicians/clinician educators as well as candidates interested in basic or clinical translational research.

The Division of General Pediatrics is a growing and active division of 20 faculty members. These positions offer the administrative support of the largest pediatrics practice in Western New York with 14 subspecialties. UBMD Pediatrics is one of 18 practice plans within UBMD Physicians’ Group, the single largest medical group in the area. Our physicians also make up the academic teaching faculty within the Department of Pediatrics at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo. UB is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer/recruiter.

The new John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital, scheduled to open November 2017 on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus with 12 floors and 183 beds, is the innovator and provider of the highest quality women and children’s health care in Western New York and beyond. For more information about the new hospital please visit www.wchob.org/oishei.

The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo has recently received the CTSA award and is building a new downtown medical school on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus scheduled to open fall 2017. This multidisciplinary clinical environment will provide better access to higher-quality care, including innovations in preventative medicine, and will support critical research programs. To learn more, please visit www.medicine.buffalo.edu.

The city of Buffalo and surrounding area are large enough to offer plenty to a diverse population of over one million residents; however, it brims over with small-town warmth and friendliness. You will immediately be captivated by Buffalo’s beauty, heritage and welcoming environment. To discover more about how much this region has to offer, please visit www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMx6MO1IZCc.
The position offers excellent benefits. UB is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and recruiter. Interested candidates for the Department of pediatrics may apply online at: www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu.

Minimum Qualifications

Board certified/eligible pediatric physician

Preferred Qualifications

Primary interest as clinicians/clinician educators as well as candidates interested in basic or clinical translational research. Interested in a long-term career.

Physical Demands
FTE 0.10
Campus Women and Children's Hospital
Special Instructions to Applicants

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

Additional Information

Contact Information

Contact's Name Karen Anderson
Contact's Title
Contact's Email kanderson@upa.chob.edu
Contact's Phone 716-878-7300

Posting Dates

Posted 05/09/2017
Deadline for Applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

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