The Division of Inpatient General Pediatrics at the Penn State Children’s Hospital and the Penn State College of Medicine are recruiting a tenure-track physician-scientist. The position includes 70% protected time during the start-up period, while maintaining some clinical activity.
The successful candidate should possess M.D/D.O., M.D./Ph.D or MPH degrees, be licensed to practice medicine in the US and have completed a residency in Pediatrics or Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, or fellowship in hospital medicine. Successful candidates will be expected to maintain a robust externally-funded research program.
Penn State College of Medicine is a collaborative research environment in biomedical and health sciences research with several interdisciplinary graduate degree programs and a physician-scientist pipeline that includes a required research component for all medical students and a vigorous M.D./Ph.D. program. The Penn State Children’s Hospital is a 133 bed, tertiary care facility that serves central Pennsylvania.
Review of applications will begin upon receipt and will continue until the position is filled.
The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. EOE-AA-M/F/D/V. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 5767
About Penn State Health Children's Hospital
Penn State Health Children's Hospital is a major pediatric referral center for Central Pennsylvania. The five-story Children's Hospital opened in 2013, which includes 128 beds, five pediatric-only operating rooms, a pediatric cardiac catheritization lab, blood bank, and pediatric cancer pavilion. Named a national leader in six pediatric specialties (cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopaedics, and urology) in US News and World Report's 2014-2015 Best Children's Hospital rankings.