How to Apply
For additional information regarding this position, please contact:
Faye Silverstein, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
Associate Chair for Faculty Affairs
Department of Pediatrics
University of Michigan
The University of Michigan Department of Pediatrics is seeking an experienced clinician-scholar to serve as the Director of the Division of Pediatric Rheumatology. The Director will lead a clinical team that currently includes four pediatric rheumatologists and a sports-medicine certified pediatrician; additional recruitment of at least 2-3 additional faculty members is anticipated. There is a well-established Pediatric Rheumatology fellowship program, and opportunity for joint Medicine/Pediatric Rheumatology fellowship training.
The Division Director is expected to oversee and expand clinical programs to deliver state-of-the-art rheumatology care, and promote the academic career development of junior faculty and fellows.
The successful candidate is expected to have a robust track record of scholarship and be eligible for appointment as an Associate/Full Professor (Instructional or Clinical track, depending on qualifications).
Requirements include an MD, DO, or foreign equivalent degree; eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Michigan, and certification by the American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Rheumatology sub-board. The successful candidate is expected to have a robust track record of scholarship. Evidence of clinical competence and competence in clincial and didactic teaching is expected.
This position is posted as Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Professor (clinical track) and Associate Professor/Professor (instructional track). Track and rank of selected candidate is depended upon qualifications.
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