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Assoc or Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Division of Infectious Diseases) CHLA (Open Rank)

Department of Pediatrics-CHLA Los Angeles, California

The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.

The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the Department of Pediatrics is actively seeking a Chief for its Division of Infectious Diseases. We seek a visionary leader to further develop an already successful clinical, research and academic program that serves a large and diverse inpatient and outpatient population in a world-class children’s hospital.

The successful candidate will have strong academic, clinical, and leadership/management experience in either a research-oriented children’s hospital or an academic pediatric department affiliated with a university medical school, with a minimum of 10 years of progressive medical and research experience and an increasing scope of responsibility including faculty and trainee mentoring and program development. The candidate will have a track record of scholarly accomplishment, ideally with extramural funding.

Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been ranked the best children’s hospital on the West Coast and amount the top 10 in best in the nation for clinical excellence with its selection to the prestigious US News & World Report Honor Roll for 2017-2018.  Children's Hospital is home to The Saban Research Institute, one of the largest and most productive pediatric research facilities in the United States. The hospital is also one of America's premier teaching hospitals through its affiliation since 1932 with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. 

Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. CHLA and USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.  Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

REQ20052600 Posted Date: 11/01/2017

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