| Division Chief, Pediatrics Critical Care Medicine |
The Department of Pediatrics at Stanford University is seeking a Chief for the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. The successful candidate will be a recognized leader in pediatric critical care medicine and will be responsible for the supervision and development of clinical services, education, and research activities for members of the Division, both within the Department of Pediatrics and other relevant areas of the Stanford School of Medicine, the Stanford Health Care System including Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital (LPCH), and its partner sites. Appointment will be at the level of Associate or Full Professor and will occur either within the University Tenure, Medical Center, or Clinician Educator Line. Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. The successful applicant should have a M.D. or D.O. degree, and the typical candidate would be board certified in both Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine. However, individuals from other disciplines with comparable and compatible experience, including those trained outside of the United States, will also be considered.
• The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. • The major criteria for appointment in the Medical Center Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. • The major criterion for appointment for faculty in the Clinician Educator Line is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care and clinical teaching appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.
The activities of the Division are diverse and include cutting-edge, multidisciplinary, family-centered patient care in a 24-bed, high-acuity, high-complexity PICU (expanding to a 36-bed unit in 2017), providing all forms of intensive care for children with diverse critical illnesses including ACS Level I Trauma Care, high-volume solid organ and bone marrow transplantation, gene and stem cell therapies, brain and other organ tumors and cancer immunotherapy. The Division participates in the education of pediatric residents, emergency medicine residents, pediatric critical care fellows in ACGME-accredited training programs, as well as the medical, undergraduate and graduate bioscience students from Stanford University.
Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately and accepted until the position is filled.
Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and clinical missions.
Please submit a current CV, a brief letter outlining their interests, and the names of three references to: Search Committee Chair Dr. Paul G. Fisher, Co-Chair Search Committee Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Stanford University School of Medicine 770 Welch Road, Suite 435 Palo Alto, CA 94304 email@example.com