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Pediatric Nephrology Faculty Member 21-22

Application Window

Open date: January 5th, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 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: Thursday, Jun 30, 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

Pediatric Nephrology Faculty Position

UC Davis Children’s Hospital
School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Nephrology

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting 1 full-time academic Pediatric Nephrologist. The UC Davis Children’s Hospital provides a full complement of services throughout Northern California. The recruited candidate will join four Pediatric Nephrologists in providing care in an expanding clinical and academic program.

We are recruiting at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in the Clinical X or Health Science Clinical Series. Candidates must possess an M.D. or D.O. degree, be board certified/eligible in Pediatric Nephrology and must possess or be eligible for licensure in the State of California.

Work distribution will depend on the specific skillset of the candidate. Proven excellence in clinical care and teaching is required. Opportunities for research are available depending on the series, experience and qualification of the candidate. Several intramural research awards (with guaranteed protected time) are available to junior faculty to apply for.

In addition to the clinical responsibilities, the ideal candidate will be expected to participate in teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, research activities of the Department of Pediatrics, and serve on departmental committees.

UC Davis Children's Hospital is Northern California's only full-service pediatric urology and nephrology care facility for children and young adults, offering the latest treatments for a range of congenital or acquired renal conditions, including renal transplantation and all forms of dialysis (in-patient and outpatient).

For full consideration applications should be received by January 19, 2022. However the position will remain open until filled. Candidates should submit their application online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF04630.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

• M.D. or D.O.
• Successful completion of an approved pediatric residency training program.
• Successful completion of an approved Pediatric Nephrology fellowship training program.
• Board certification/eligibility in Pediatric Nephrology
• Eligibility for a California Medical License.
• Demonstrated proficiency in the teaching of students and housestaff.
• Demonstrated proficiency to perform clinical research.
• Ability to foster collegiality and work collaboratively in a diverse environment

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • 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 https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF04630

Help contact: batrifeletti@ucdavis.edu

Campus Information

UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco-free campus (http://breathefree.ucdavis.edu/).

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: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct

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