Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Faculty
Department Name 35208E-Surg-Div of Transplant Institute
Position Number 0135983
Position Details

The Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute and the Department of Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine seek an individual for a tenure-stream faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor of Surgery. Successful candidates will develop a full-time, independently funded research program in transplant hepatology. They will require expertise in administrative database analysis, implementation science, program evaluation, and observational study design, and a research interest in addiction and pain management. They will be expected to engage in active collaboration with both scientists and clinicians within the interactive transplant research community. In addition to developing a successful research program, teaching and mentoring of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows will be expected.

Individuals applying for this position must have either an M.D. or Ph.D. degree. Salary and benefits will be highly competitive. The University of Pittsburgh offers an exciting research community and ranks among the nation’s top 10 universities in NIH funding.

Application Process

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application outlining their research interests and professional goals, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to:

Fadi G. Lakkis, M.D. Scientific Director
Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute University of Pittsburgh
El548 BST
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261 Email: stiresearch(a)pitt.edu

The University of Pittsburgh is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled employer.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 12/21/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 02/21/2018
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