ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy`

FACULTY

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: DIVISION OF PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY Job Title: CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROF (GFT)
Professional  Rank: GFT Descriptive Title: PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGIST / CLINICAL ASST. PROFESSOR
Salary Range: SALARY COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS Line Number: 22314
Additional Position Information:
Brief Description of Duties:
Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors.

The Department of Pediatrics and the Division of Pediatric Nephrology is seeking a full time Pediatric Nephrologist to join an active University Hospital (UHB) based pediatric nephrology program at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and its affiliate Kings County Hospital Center (KCHC).

The successful candidate will be expected to engage in scholarly academic activities resulting in acquisition of research grants and contracts, and publication of results in peer-reviewed journals.

The incumbent will be expected to assist the Director of the Division of Pediatric Nephrology in aggressively growing the clinical enterprise through a strategy of developing referrals from local and regional primary care practitioners for outpatient visits.

In addition, the incumbent will be expected to maintain and enhance the pediatric nephrology educational program for Downstate medical students, pediatric residents and other pediatric professional staff at SUNY. This includes maintaining and improving the pediatric nephrology fellowship-training program.

Applicants should be well-versed in managing dialysis, in addition to having a strong background in clinical research.
The successful candidate will:
- Expect to provide inpatient consultations and will participate in the monthly rotations on the clinical service of the Division.
- Provide ambulatory care sessions in Pediatric Faculty Practice at UHB, outpatient department at KCHC, and at off-site office locations (including affiliate hospitals).

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED:
- MD
- NYS Medical License as well as being Board Eligible/Certified in Pediatric Nephrology.
- Experience in basic science or clinical research.
Posting ID: 16808 Ref #: FAC/22314-18
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROF (GFT) ), Line( 22314 ) and PostingID( 16808 )
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Careers@downstate.edu  

Closing date for Receipt of application: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.