The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Department
of Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of
Pennsylvania seek candidates for an Assistant or Associate
Professor position in either the non-tenure clinician-educator track or the
tenure track. Responsibilities include leading independent and collaborative
human research in pediatric mental health and development of a research program
involving synergistic interactions with other clinical and preclinical
neurodevelopment scientists at CHOP and the University of Pennsylvania, and
teaching and mentoring students, trainees, residents, and interns. Additional
responsibilities may include clinical activities within the department and
associated organizations. Applicants must have excellent qualifications in
research, including independent external funding and high impact publications.
Applicants must have an M.D. or Ph.D degree and have demonstrated excellent
qualifications in education, research, and clinical care.
The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (DCAPBS) at CHOP had over 40,000 patient contacts in 2017, and is investing substantially in the infrastructure and faculty to build upon our world-class pediatric mental health research. We have a particular interest in research in the areas of mood disorders, anxiety, and eating disorders within pediatric populations.
Potential research modalities include clinical trials, longitudinal risk factor studies, brain imaging, and genetic or metabolic studies seeking to improve specialized treatments.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia are EOEs. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Applicants in mid-career with established records of scholarly activity and/or research programs are encouraged to apply.
Apply online: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g332/d5154.
Applicants in early career development are encouraged to apply.
Apply online: https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty_ad/index.php/g332/d5099.