Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine Pennsylvania Hospital – Penn Medicine
Associate or Full Professor / Clinician-Educator or Academic Clinician Tracks
The Department of Emergency Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Associate or Full Professor position in the non-tenure clinician-educator or non-tenure academic clinician track. While evidence of scholarship is required in the clinician-educator track, research is not required in the academic clinician track. Rank & track will be commensurate with experience. The successful applicant will be accomplished in the area of Emergency Medicine. Applicants must have an M.D. degree & have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education, research, & clinical care. Applicants must be board-eligible or board certified in Emergency Medicine.
Pennsylvania Hospital (PAH) is part of Penn Medicine and is located at 8th and Spruce Streets in the historic Society Hill district of Philadelphia. PAH is a 520-bed acute care facility that provides a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic medical services and functions as a major teaching and clinical research institution. The hospital has over 29,000 inpatient admissions and 115,000 outpatient visits each year, including over 5,200 births.
The Department of Emergency Medicine manages more than 30,000 annual visits. This position reports jointly to the Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine/Chief of Emergency Services for the Health System and to the Executive Director of PAH. The Chair will provide medical leadership for the PAH ED and is accountable for the quality of clinical services, patient experience, engagement and education of the faculty, staff and residents, and the overall integration of the PAH ED into overall emergency services at Penn Medicine.
The successful candidate will demonstrate commitment to integrating the department with the clinical and academic programs of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Penn Medicine and will possess administrative experience in clinical operations, demonstrated leadership skills, and a strong commitment to education and faculty development. Other valuable qualities include collaborative research skills, visionary thinking, and sound financial acumen to build on a solid foundation of excellence within an interdisciplinary environment.
Academic Clinician track applicants are not required to do research.
Clinician-Educator track applicants will be expected to show evidence of scholarship and may perform collaborative research.
For the Academic Clinician Track apply here: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g321/d3939
For the Clinician Educator Track apply here: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g321/d3941
Interested applicants should submit their application, CV, and letter of intent no later than October 1, 2015. Clinician Educator track candidates should also submit a statement of research interests. Jill M. Baren, MD, MBE, FACEP, FAAP Jill.Baren@uphs.upenn.edu and William C. Welch, MD, FACS, FICS William.Welch@uphs.upenn.edu are Co-Chairs of the search committee.
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.