The Renal-Electrolyte Division in the Department of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC has several openings for open rank Assistant, Associate or Professors of Medicine. Rank and tenure status to be determined based on qualifications. The Division of Renal Electrolyte has built a dynamic team of productive and collaborative physician scientists. Candidates must have an active research interest and a demonstrated research funding record. Primary responsibilities include independent and collaborative research, writing and manuscript submissions, obtaining external research funds, and teaching. There will be opportunities for academic growth, career development and mentorship, with protected time for research activities, depending on applicant interests and accomplishments. We have strong basic and clinical resyarch programs, and encourage translational research activities. Academic appointment is commensurate with professional experience. There are opportunities for leadership roles within our division. Compensation packages are competitive. Interested applicants please send a curriculum vitae, a letter of interest, a description of research focus, and the names of three to five references to: Thomas Kleyman, MD, Chair of Renal Electrolyte, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3550 Terrace Street, A919 Scaife Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261-1909; Email: CML97@pitt.edu EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 18001535
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.