The Department of Pediatrics of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is seeking faculty for clinical programs, biomedical and health science research programs. Opportunities are available in the following subspecialties: Adolescent Medicine; Allergy; Bone Marrow Transplantation; Cardiology; Child Advocacy; Child Development; Hospitalists; Emergency Medicine; Endocrinology; Gastroenterology; General Academic Pediatrics; Hematology/Oncology; Infectious Diseases; Newborn Medicine; Neurology; Pulmonology; Rheumatology; Assistant, Associate or Professor positions in tenure or non-tenure tracks at the University of Pittsburgh with rank and salary commensurate with experience and academics credentials. Positions are open to all applicants who hold doctoral level education (MD, DO, PhD), are board certified or board eligible, are qualified for medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and meet the minimum position credentials.
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt... faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.