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The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Neonatology, are actively seeking a full-time faculty member for the position Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Academic Faculty Positions in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC)
The Fetal and Neonatal Institute and the Division of Neonatology of the Department of Pediatrics at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and USC are seeking candidates for 1 full-time, non-tenure track faculty positions at the Professor level or higher. This position is clinically focused and in addition to contributing to pediatric resident and neonatal-perinatal fellow education, the successful candidates will provide clinical service in the 58-bed, level IV state-of-the-art Newborn and Infant Critical Care Unit at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and in one of our four communities based NICUs.
The Fetal and Neonatal Institute consists of the CHLA Division of Neonatal Medicine and the CHLA-USC Maternal Fetal Center. The Division currently has 24 faculty. Fellows from the LAC-USC Neonatal-Perinatal program rotate in the CHLA NICU. The CHLA-USC Maternal-Fetal Center is one of the largest fetal diagnosis and fetal intervention center in the nation.
Must hold MD or DO degree
Board certified in Pediatrics
Board certified/eligible in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
+5 years of experience working in a level IV NICU including ECMO
Must be eligible for a California medical license
Clinical experience in clinical neonatology
Strength in teaching
Experience in patient-oriented, educational, QI/PI or outcome research
Strong oral and written communication/interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a complex, high-intensity academic environment
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has been ranked by the US World and News Report among the top Children’s Hospitals in the US for many years.
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The University of Southern California is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer, and candidates who are women or members of minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
Please send CV to:
Philippe S. Friedlich, M.D., MS Epi, MBA
Professor of Pediatrics & Surgery, USC Keck School of Medicine
Co-Director Fetal & Neonatal Institute, Chief Division of Neonatology
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
4650 Sunset Blvd., MS #31
Los Angeles, CA 90027
The annual base salary range for this position is $158,177-$517,000. When extending an offer of employment, the University of Southern California considers factors such as (but not limited to) the scope and responsibilities of the position, the candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, federal, state, and local laws, contractual stipulations, grant funding, as well as external market and organizational considerations.
Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. CHLA and USC are equal opportunity, affirmative action employers. The division greatly values diversity and is committed to building a vibrant and culturally diverse community of faculty that best reflects the patients and families that we serve. Individuals from underrepresented groups in medicine are especially encouraged to apply.
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