The Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago seeks a full-time non-tenure-eligible Clinician-Educator at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor for the Division of Genetics, Birth Defects, and Metabolism. The position includes an academic appointment Instructor/Assistant Professor on the non-tenure track. Salary and academic rank are commensurate with experience. The individual will participate in existing clinical programs in dysmorphology, metabolic disorders and PKU, neurofibromatosis, skeletal dysplasia, and/or the diagnostic laboratory, and is expected to contribute to the education and training of medical students, residents and fellows. Participating in these clinical programs will occur at the main hospital and/or outreach sites. Opportunities for clinical research and the development of new clinical programs abound.
Qualified candidates will hold an M.D. or D.O., be board certified or board eligible in Clinical Genetics and Pediatrics, and eligible for licensure in Illinois. ABMG certification/eligibility in Clinical Biochemical Genetics is desirable but not required.
The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled. When applying, please upload a CV and cover letter describing your interest and alignment with the position. Also upload this completed list of references form to suggest the names of individuals who could write letters of reference on your behalf.
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