The Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, and the Division of Genetics, Birth Defects and Metabolism at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago is seeking a full-time pediatric clinical geneticist. The position includes an academic appointment Instructor/Assistant Professor on the non-tenure track. Salary and academic rank are commensurate with experience.
The individual will participate in existing clinical programs in dysmorphology, metabolic disorders and PKU, neurofibromatosis, skeletal dysplasias, and/or the diagnostic laboratory, and is expected to contribute to the education and training of medical students, residents and fellows. Participating in these clinical programs will occur at the main hospital and/or outreach sites. Opportunities for clinical research and the development of new clinical programs abound.
The individual will hold an M.D. or D.O., be board certified or board eligible in Clinical Genetics and Pediatrics, and eligible for licensure in Illinois. ABMG certification/eligibility in Clinical Biochemical Genetics is desirable but not required.
The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled. Interested applicants should apply online: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/ODUy
More information: Robert Listernick Division Head, Genetics, Birth Defects and Metabolism Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Northwestern University E-mail: RListernick@luriechildrens.org
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 38312
About Northwestern University/Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
The Division of Genetics, Birth Defects and Metabolism provides a full range of services for the diagnosis, counseling and treatment of patients with genetic and congenital disorders. These abnormalities include birth defects, intellectual disabilities, short stature, genetic syndromes and metabolic disorders. We care for approximately 2,500 infants, children and young adults each year and offer the following services:
Multispecialty physician consultations with the patient and family
Genetic counseling for people who may be at risk of an inherited disease or abnormal pregnancy
Full-service, state-of-the-art laboratory testing
Nutritional services for metabolic disorders such as phenylketonuria (PKU)