The University of Rochester Department of Pediatrics is seeking highly qualified candidates to join the Division of Neonatology. The Division is seeking a physician who is a new fellowship graduate or early in his/her academic career, with a history of excellent training and success in the clinical and academic realms. The new faculty member will deliver clinical care in the neonatal intensive care unit and develop a career in education and/or research. The University of Rochester, located in the Finger Lakes region of New York, is major research university with a long history of clinical and laboratory investigation in neonatology. The Division of Neonatology consists of 17 neonatologists, several pediatricians and seven tenure-track PhD laboratory investigators. Major research areas of interest include pulmonary biology, neonatal clinical trials, childhood pulmonary outcomes of premature infants, neurodevelopment, and neonatal immunology. Faculty hold a variety of federally funded grants and contracts, including several multicenter grants. The Divisionâ™s clinical research group includes 5 research coordinators, 2 research nurses and 3 data management staff supporting 12 investigators with research programs in a wide variety of areas. The Division is a member of the NICHD Neonatal Research Network, a 15-center collaborative performing clinical trials in newborns. Support for clinical and translational research is provided in part by the Universityâ™s Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI), continuously funded by NCATS since the inception of the CTSA program. The CTSI provides research support and masterâ™s and doctoral level training in public health and clinical and translational investigation. The Division provides neonatal care at the Universityâ™s 68-bed Level IV NICU and at the Rochester General Hospital 14-bed Level II SCN. The University is the Regional Perinatal Center for the Finger Lakes Region of New York State, with a catchment area of 1.2 million. Successful candidates for the Assistant Professor position will have shown outstanding progress during training, significant promise for research and/or educational excellence, and commitment to pursuing a career that includes publishing and, where appropriate, obtaining extramural grant support for their research. Neonatal-Perinatal fellowship training is a requirement. Applicants should apply online and submit a current Curriculum Vitae and a short statement of career goals. Please submit to Dr. Carl Dâ™Angio at Carl_Dangio@URMC.Rochester.edu Review of application will begin immediately. The successful applicant would assume the position on or about July 1, 2018. The University of Rochester, an Equal Opportunity Employer, has a strong commitment to diversity and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in high education. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
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