Clinician-Educator Faculty Position - Infectious Diseases - HIV Related Liver Disease Research

Clinician-Educator Faculty Position - Infectious Diseases - HIV Related Liver Disease Research

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Open Date: Jan 20, 2022
Deadline: Jan 20, 2024 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

The Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the non-tenure clinician educator track. Expertise is required in the specific area of HIV related liver disease. Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Infectious Diseases.

Teaching responsibilities may include teaching Infectious Diseases fellows, residents and medical students.

Clinical responsibilities may include inpatient weeks at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center (PPMC) as well as outpatient sessions at PPMC in the Penn Center for Viral Hepatitis at PPMC, focusing on viral hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and other chronic liver diseases among persons living with HIV infection.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include designing and implementing observational and interventional studies focused on the identification, treatment, and prevention of HIV-related liver diseases. Scholarship is required in the Clinician Educator Track.

The major focus of this position is to further develop the Penn ID Division's research program focused on HIV-related liver diseases. Therefore, skills and experience in clinical research are highly desirable as is an interest in developing and implementing studies focused on the identification, treatment and prevention of HIV-related liver diseases. We anticipate this individual will pursue independent funding to support patient-oriented research focused on these scientific areas.

This individual may also have the opportunity to assume a modest administrative role in the HIV/viral hepatitis program in the ID Division at Penn. As such, training and experience in program administration focused on HIV/viral hepatitis coinfection in a variety of settings across the healthcare continuum would be desirable.

The selected candidate will have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, research, and clinical care. Advanced training in epidemiologic research methods is also highly desirable.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

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The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).

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