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Assistant/Full Professor

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Interested applicants should submit a current CV and the names and addresses of three references to: John A. Kellum, MD; Search Committee Chair; Professor and Vice Chair; Department of Critical Care Medicine; University of Pittsburgh Medical School; 604 Scaife Hall; 3550 Terrace Street; Pittsburgh, PA 15261; (412) 647-8110; Fax-(412) 647-8060. kellumja@upmc.edu.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant/Full Professor
Department Name 35296-Med-Critical Care Medicine
Position Number 0127539
Position Details

The Department of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical School is recruiting a scientist (MD, or PhD) to fill a newly endowed chair in basic science of critical illness. The successful candidate will have a strong track record of independent NIH funding and expertise in basic science and translation research. Expertise in molecular biology is desirable. The Critical Care Department at the University of Pittsburgh is the first of its kind in the country and includes more than 70 full-tiem faculty members including 35 NIH-funded investigators, and has an annual extra mural research budget in excess of $15 million. The University of Pittsburgh is ranked 5th in NIH funded support nationally. The Department oversees the care of more than 8,000 critically ill patients per year. The University of Pittsburgh Multidisciplinary Critical Care training Program trains 25-30 fellows per year and has trained over 700 fellows since its inception 30 years ago. The successful candidate will work to establish broad collaborations throughout the University and help bridge the basic sciences and clinical research enterprises. Faculty appointment will be commensurate with background, experience and qualification.

Application Process

Interested applicants should submit a current CV and the names and addresses of three references to: John A. Kellum, MD; Search Committee Chair; Professor and Vice Chair; Department of Critical Care Medicine; University of Pittsburgh Medical School; 604 Scaife Hall; 3550 Terrace Street; Pittsburgh, PA 15261; (412) 647-8110; Fax-(412) 647-8060. kellumja@upmc.edu.

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 02/01/2010
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Contact Person John A. Kellum, MD
Contact Email kellumja@upmc.edu
Contact Phone 412-647-8110