The Division of Clinical Sciences at the University of California, Riverside is recruiting faculty members in the Department of Pediatrics. The successful applicants must qualify for an academic appointment in Professor of Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series at the Assistant, Associate, or Full professor rank. We seek clinical educators to participate in part-time and/or full-time inpatient and outpatient clinical practice in Pediatrics within an academic setting in one or more of the following clinical specialties:
These positions offer excellent opportunities for teaching and pursuing a career in academic medicine with time dedicated to teaching and scholarly activity. Applicants with experience in providing inpatient and/or outpatient pediatric care, newborn exams, and ER consults are encouraged to apply. Experience and interest in chronic disease management and working in interdisciplinary teams are preferred. Successful candidates will practice at the UC Riverside School of Medicine affiliated hospitals in the Riverside and surrounding areas. Successful candidates will benefit from collaborative research with colleagues in Biomedical and Clinical Sciences Divisions with active research programs in cardiology/cardiovascular biology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, pulmonology, addiction, and infectious, metabolic or renal disease.
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification. Advancement through the faculty ranks at the University of California is through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 2-3 years, each of which includes substantial peer input.
Successful candidates must possess an M.D., or equivalent degree and be eligible to practice in the State of California by the time of employment. Candidates must be board certified in Pediatrics and board certified or board eligible in the subspecialty following successful completion of 3 years of fellowship. Successful candidates will also be expected to show a strong commitment to education of medical students and residents. The successful candidates will also be expected to participate in research, scholarly activities, University and public service appropriate for the academic appointments in Professor of Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical series. Applicants must qualify for medical staff privileges at UCR Health and our affiliated hospitals. Rank will be determined based on qualifications and experience.
Initial review of applications will begin on October 28, 2020, and applicants will be considered until the positions are filled.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: JPF01323
About University of California Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.