Pediatrics Infectious Diseases-In Residence University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF07309
The Department of Pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and the UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital seeks a Physician Scientist faculty member in the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. This is a full-time tenured position, at the rank of associate or full professor rank. The successful candidate will be a creative and dynamic individual with excellent research, clinical, teaching, and communication skills. pediatric policies. A track record of impactful research and strong extramural funding is expected. Responsibilities will include research in microbiology or immunology pertaining to the pathophysiology, treatment, or prevention of infectious diseases, engagement in the teaching and clinical missions of the division of infectious diseases, and supervising and mentoring residents and fellows in training in the Department of Pediatrics. Applicants must be board certified or board eligible for certification in Infectious Diseases by the American Board of Pediatrics. The applicant must have a M.D. or equivalent Compensation for the position is competitive. Individuals with a history of and commitment to mentoring trainees from underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF07309
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.