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Assistant/Associate Professor

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Applications are requested from physicians who are either board certified or board eligible in Critical Care Medicine; have at least 2 years post-fellowship experience that includes experience in ICU quality improvement. Masters-level training in clinical epidemiology and experience working with clinical data from electronic health records is preferred. Depending on the applicant’s background and expertise, a University of Pittsburgh faculty appointment in either the clinician-administrator, clinician-educator or clinician-scientist pathway may be considered. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and training. Interested applicants should submit a current CV and the names and addresses of three references to: Kelly A. Gottschalk, Director, Operations University of Pittsburgh Physicians, Department of Critical Care Medicine 640B Scaife Hall, 3550 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261 Mail Stop: HPU 01 06 04 Fax: (412) 647-9213 E-mail: bartkoka@upmc.edu

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor
Department Name 35296-Med-Critical Care Medicine
Position Number 0131921
Position Details

The Critical Care Department at the University of Pittsburgh is the first of its kind in the country and includes more than 90 full-time faculty members. It employs intensivists trained in IM, EM, Anesthesia, Surgery and Pulmonary /CCM and provides 24×7 critical care coverage to over 190 ICU beds in 4 institutions. The University of Pittsburgh Multidisciplinary Critical Care Training Program trains greater than twenty-five fellows per year and has trained more than 700 fellows since its inception more than 30 years ago.

The following career opportunities are available:

BE/BC Intensivists
The Department of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is actively seeking BE/BC Intensivists to join our faculty. Opportunities for clinicians, clinician-educators and clinician scientists are available. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and training.

Co-Director of Telemedicine Services
The Department of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is seeking a Co-Director of Telemedicine Services to help lead the development and implementation of a comprehensive telehealth strategy across ICUs in a 22-hospital integrated health system in Western Pennsylvania. Applications are requested from physicians who are either board certified or board eligible in Critical Care Medicine; have at least 2 years post-fellowship experience that includes experience in ICU telemedicine; and have a strong interest in ICU quality improvement and regional critical care delivery. Depending on the applicant’s background and expertise, a University of Pittsburgh faculty appointment in either the clinician-administrator, clinician-educator or clinician-scientist pathway may be considered. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and training.

Director of ICU Data & Analytics
The Department of Critical Care Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center seeks a faculty member with experience in ICU epidemiology to oversee the ICU registry of a 22-hospital integrated health system in Western Pennsylvania. The registration contains risk-adjusted clinical outcome data on all patients admitted to UPMC’s 30+ ICUs, and is used for benchmarking, quality improvement and research. The faculty member will work with researchers, clinicians and analysts to manage the ICU registry, develop monthly benchmarking reports, evaluate ongoing quality improvement initiatives, and disseminate the results of these initiatives.

Application Process

Applications are requested from physicians who are either board certified or board eligible in Critical Care Medicine; have at least 2 years post-fellowship experience that includes experience in ICU quality improvement. Masters-level training in clinical epidemiology and experience working with clinical data from electronic health records is preferred. Depending on the applicant’s background and expertise, a University of Pittsburgh faculty appointment in either the clinician-administrator, clinician-educator or clinician-scientist pathway may be considered. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and training.

Interested applicants should submit a current CV and the names and addresses of three references to:
Kelly A. Gottschalk, Director, Operations
University of Pittsburgh Physicians, Department of Critical Care Medicine
640B Scaife Hall, 3550 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261 Mail Stop: HPU 01 06 04
Fax: (412) 647-9213
E-mail: bartkoka@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 09/12/2014
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Contact Person Kelly A. Gottschalk, Director
Contact Email bartkoka@upmc.edu
Contact Phone