The Division of Rheumatology at the UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is recruiting a physician-scientist at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor on the tenure track. The ideal candidate would be a rheumatologist with interest in developing a basic, translational, or clinical research program focused on autoimmunity, rheumatologic conditions, or related immune-mediated diseases. It is expected that the candidate chosen will establish an independent, extramurally funded research program and actively participate in the educational and clinical missions of the School of Medicine.
Applicants should send a curriculum vitae and a brief statement of current and future research interests to Amr Sawalha, MD, Chief, Division of Rheumatology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Salary Information: The position includes a competitive salary, laboratory space, and generous start-up funding.
Internal Number: UPP18-0001
About UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
The Division of Rheumatology at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is a leading clinical and research enterprise in rheumatology and is among the most distinguished pediatric rheumatology units in the nation. The research mission within the Division is supported by state-of-the-art research infrastructure and comprehensive core facilities. The University of Pittsburgh holds >$500 million of NIH funding and ranks fourth among more than 3,000 entities that receive NIH support. The University of Pittsburgh offers an extremely collegial environment, with expertise in autoimmunity, immunology, genomics, and translational and clinical research in rheumatology.