ACADEMIC PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGIST

Physician Worcester, Massachusetts


Description

The Division of Pediatric Nephrology in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the UMass Memorial Health Care (UMMHC) System is recruiting a full time Pediatric Nephrologist.  We seek a physician clinician/educator or scientist. Clinical responsibilities will include inpatient consultations, ambulatory clinic sessions and on-call coverage. The candidate would join a division with one full time pediatric nephrologist and a pediatric nephrology nurse practitioner. The pediatric nephrology division at UMass is a collaborative team that provides outstanding patient and family centered care to children with kidney disease and hypertension in central Massachusetts.  The division offers pediatric dialysis and kidney transplant in collaboration with the adult dialysis and transplant services at UMMHC. 

 

UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center (CMC) is the only tertiary health care facility for infants, children, and adolescents in Central New England and serves a diverse demographic patient population.   We house more than 30 pediatric specialty services, 30 bed inpatient pediatric unit, 10 bed PICU, 49 bed NICU, dedicated pediatric emergency department and a Level 1 trauma center. 

 

Candidates should be Board Eligible, preferably Board Certified, in Pediatric Nephrology and possess outstanding clinical skills. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience.  The candidate must have a strong interest in clinical care and teaching and a track record of academic productivity.  Candidates with funded research are also encouraged to apply. 

 

The Department of Pediatrics at UMass Memorial Healthcare is a growing, vibrant setting for professional development.  The University of Massachusetts Medical School is committed to major expansions in the areas of cancer biology, genetics, neurosciences, chemical biology, immunology and infectious diseases as well as funding for a Clinical and Translational Sciences award.  The combination of a major academic medical center with an affordable community provides for a high quality of life.  Salary is competitive, and benefits are excellent. 

 

Applicants are requested to send a curriculum vitae, bibliography, names of three references, and statement of clinical and/or research interests.

 

The University of Massachusetts is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer and applications from individuals of all minority groups are actively encouraged.



As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMH recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.

If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at [email protected]. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.


We are an affirmative action and equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or other status protected by law. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at [email protected]. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.