Associate Professor/Professor & Endowed Chair, Pediatric Nephrology

  • University of South Florida
  • Tampa, FL
  • May 03, 2021
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description

Job ID25859LocationUSF HealthFull/Part TimeFull-TimeRegular/TemporaryRegular
Position Details

Dept Number/Name: 0-6119-000 / Dept Of Pediatrics
College Division: USFHealth-College of Medicine
Salary Plan: Faculty
Job Code/Title: 9002 / Assoc Professor or 9001/Professor
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: Negotiable
Position Number: 00013781

USF is a high-impact, global research university located on Florida's spectacular west coast, with its teaching, research and training facilities located at several locations in the beautiful Tampa Bay area. At the heart of USF is a vibrant, diverse and engaged student body. More than 50,500 students are enrolled in the USF system -- which includes campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee -- with an annual budget of $1.6 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 billion. The University's main Tampa campus is home to USF Health, which includes the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, and Biomedical Sciences. Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg is a leader in children's health care, combining a legacy of compassionate care focused solely on children since 1926 with the innovation and experience of one of the world's leading health care systems. The 259-bed teaching hospital stands at the forefront of discovery, leading innovative research to cure and prevent childhood diseases while training the next generation of pediatric experts. With a network of Johns Hopkins All Children's outpatient care centers and collaborative care provided by All Children's Specialty Physicians at regional hospitals, Johns Hopkins All Children's brings care closer to home. JHACH consistently keeps the patient and family at the center of care while continuing to expand its mission in treatment, research, education and advocacy.


The University of South Florida (USF) Health Morsani College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, in partnership with Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital (JHACH), seeks applications from outstanding physician-scientists or clinician-investigators, for the position of Associate Professor or Professor. The successful candidate will hold the Walmart & Sam's Club Endowed Chair in Pediatric Nephrology, and oversee and foster an environment of inquiry and collaboration, including building an extramurally funded research program in pediatric nephrology. The occupant of the position is also expected to participate in the Department's other educational programs including clinical pediatric nephrology. As with all faculty, there is the responsibility to provide consultation and services where indicated both within the University and the Community. The position includes the clinical practice of medicine in the College of Medicine and its affiliated entities as a member to the University Medical Service Association, Inc. with the assignment of all clinically derived income to the Association for use in supporting the College and the Department.

  • The successful candidate will hold the Walmart Endowed Chair in Pediatric Nephrology, and oversee and foster an environment of inquiry and collaboration, including building an extramurally-funded research program in Pediatric Nephrology.
  • Participate in departmental teaching programs involving medical students and house staff. Prepare new educational programs as well as participation in university/ college assigned . Teaching medical students, residents, and fellows in clinic and hospital wards; lecturing and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows. May include pediatric trainees of Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital.
  • Responsible for teaching, research, service, and related administrative activities.
  • Responsible for academic advising and related activities.
  • May represent the university, college/school, or department/unit on university and/or Statewide committees.

  • Doctoral degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service. Normally will have produced creative work, professional writing or research in referred and other professional journals.
  • Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Associate Professor or Full Professor.
  • Applicants must have a MD or MD/PhD degree, a record of sustained accomplishments, and be Board-Certified in Pediatric Nephrology.
  • A proven record of extramural research funding is required. Academic rank, salary, and competitive start up packages will be determined to commensurate with experience.
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Information for Applicants

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Job Opening Number: 25859

Posting Date: 04/26/2021

Posting End Date: 09/13/2021

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