Instructor in Glomerular Disease Onco-Nephrology

Pennsylvania (US)
04 Sep 2020
End of advertisement period
25 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Division of Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension in the Department of Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Instructor positions in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). 

Responsibilities may include clinical duties on the outpatient and inpatient Renal clinics within the Health System and primarily at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, teaching medical students, resident and fellows and research.

Applicants must have an M.D or M.D./Ph.D. degree. Board certified/eligible in Nephrology is required. The successful applicant will have an opportunity to receive specialized clinical research training with patients with glomerular disease in the field of onco-nephrology (kidney disease in the setting of cancer and it treatments). The ideal candidate will have the opportunity to develop expertise in clinical epidemiology, laboratory research, or translational research and be committed to pursing an academic career in nephrology.

Penn has multi-disciplinary programs in both glomerular disease and onco-nephrology with ample opportunity for broad clinical experiences and research.

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.

Application Process 
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Equal Employment Opportunity Statement 
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).