Assistant Professor, Pediatric Surgery

  • University of Pittsburgh, Department of Surgery
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Jul 28, 2022
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description


The Department of Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh is inviting applications for a faculty position in Pediatric Surgery at the rank of Assistant Professor in the tenure stream. The assigned faculty will play an integral role in the clinical care of pediatric surgical patients and have a strong involvement with medical student, resident, and fellow teaching.  Outstanding individuals are encouraged to apply.

The qualified physician will be actively involved in patient care and medical student, resident, and fellow teaching in the area of pediatric general and thoracic surgery. This position will provide patient care at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh as well as suburban satellite locations.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Minimum requirements include a medical degree, completion of an accredited pediatric surgery residency training program and a pediatric surgery fellowship with eligibility for licensure in Pennsylvania.  Applicants should be Board eligible or Board Certified with significant interest and ability in clinical care and teaching.  Interest in Surgical Critical Care is encouraged.   Candidates should possess strong clinical, interpersonal, analytical, and writing skills, as well as a history of scholarly publications and presentations, and evidence of an interest and involvement in research. 

Application Details

Please apply through the University of Pittsburgh Talent Center at, requisition number: 22005924.

The University of Pittsburgh offers competitive compensation and benefits packages. 

The University of Pittsburgh requires all Pitt constituents (employees, trainees, and students) on all campuses to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption.   Visit to learn more about this requirement. 

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity, EOE, including disability/vets.



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