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Pediatric Pulmonology Faculty 20-21

Application Window

Open date: May 3rd, 2021

Last review date: Monday, May 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Friday, Apr 22, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

UC Davis Children’s Hospital
School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Pulmonary Faculty Member

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting two academic pediatric pulmonologists. These positions are open at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in Health Science Clinical or the Clinical X Series in the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology. Candidates hired into these positions will join a thriving pulmonary practice that includes a cystic fibrosis center, a growing sleep medicine practice and an active bronchoscopy service. Children with a wide variety of chronic lung disease are cared for including children requiring home ventilation. In addition, the division members collaborate with aerodigestive, pulmonary hypertension as well neuromuscular clinical services. Candidates will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, research activities of the Department of Pediatrics, and serve on departmental committees. Pediatric pulmonologists with experience or interest in sleep disorders are encouraged to apply.

With more than 120 physicians in 33 pediatric subspecialties, the Children's Hospital is a 121-bed hospital housed within the 619-bed University of California, Davis Medical Center. It is the only designated Children's Hospital in the Sacramento region, and is known for offering comprehensive, compassionate, family-centered care. UC Davis Children's Hospital is distinguished for its outstanding congenital heart program and its internationally recognized telemedicine programs. UC Davis Children's Hospital has a 49-bed level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a new 24-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit/Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit.

The UC Davis Children’s Hospital is based on the UC Davis Health campus in Sacramento, California and serves a population of over 1 million children in the Northern California, Central Valley and Western Nevada regions. Sacramento is an easily accessible, family-oriented city in close proximity to the San Francisco Bay area, Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the California coast, and Napa Valley.

For full consideration applications should be received by May 31, 2021; however the position will remain open until filled through April 22, 2022. Candidates should submit their application online at:

UC Davis commits to inclusion excellence by advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: If you need accommodation due to a disability, please contact the recruiting department.

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Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    • M.D. or D.O.
    • Board certification/eligibility in General Pediatrics
    • Eligibility for a California Medical License
    • Ability to foster collegiality and work collaboratively in a diverse environment

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

    • Board certification/eligibility in Pediatric Pulmonology at the time of hire

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)
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Sacramento, CA