Associate or Full Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health is recruiting for a full-time pediatric pulmonologist/sleep medicine physician to lead the Division of Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine as Division Chief at the rank of associate or full professor.
Applicants should have fellowship training in pulmonology and be board certified in pediatric pulmonology. The ideal candidate will have experience in an academic medical center, a desire to incorporate teaching to a variety of learners into clinical practice, and a strong interest in research and leadership.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
Degree and Area of Specialization: M.D. or equivalent, completion of U.S. pediatric residency and pulmonology fellowship programs
License or Certificate: WI medical licensure, BC/BE in pediatric pulmonology
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience: Completion of U.S. pediatric residency and pulmonology fellowship programs. Interest in academic medicine and teaching to a variety of learners is essential. Development of an independent, funded research program required.
About the Division of Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine
The 111-bed American Family Children’s Hospital is the only facility in Madison exclusively devoted to the care and treatment of children, and receives tertiary referrals from throughout the state. The Division of Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine has a current complement of six clinically active faculty members, three nurse practitioners, two clinical social workers, three research specialists, a dedicated nutritionist, and a PhD scientist. The Division has an ACGME-accredited fellowship program. There are active programs in cystic fibrosis (including a fully accredited CF Center, multicenter clinical trial participation via a Therapeutics Development Center, and investigator-initiated research through R01 funded grants), neuromuscular, tracheostomy and ventilator dependent, aerodigestive and pulmonary hypertension.
Institutional Statement on Diversity:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.
This vacancy is being announced simultaneously with [PVL# 231747]; please note that one vacancy exists. Having two position vacancy listings allows the School of Medicine and Public Health to consider candidates with both tenure-track faculty credentials and non-tenure track faculty credentials for this position.
Candidates for associate professor rank must meet criteria for appointment at rank per UW School of Medicine and Public Health guidelines for appointment and promotion on the tenure track.
How to Apply Apply online at pediatrics.wisc.edu/careers
or send CV and letter of interest to:
Ellen Wald, MD, Chair
Department of Pediatrics
University of Wisconsin-Madison
600 Highland Avenue, Box 4108
Madison, WI 53792