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Requisition # 70671

Position Basics

Type of PositionOTHER
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Thursday, May 4th, 2017
College:Carver College of Medicine



Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Negotiable
Position Description:

The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics seeks a pediatric hematologist at the rank of Associate (non-tenure), Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor (tenure or non-tenure track).  The individual selected will join the Division of Hematology/Oncology to provide patient care, teaching, and in-patient and out-patient consultative services as a pediatric hematologist. Pediatric hematology section, which will be housed in the new Children’s Hospital, has a multi-disciplinary team of healthcare providers who are actively involved in both clinical care and research activities. The comprehensive clinics provide high-quality care to a diverse patient population with disorders of hemostasis/thrombosis, hemoglobinopathy, bone-marrow failure, and immune-hematology.

The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine is one of the top biomedical research institutions in the nation and ranked 39th overall and 18th among public medical schools for NIH funding in FY15.  The U.S. News and World Report research ranking places the College 12th among public institutions for FY2016, and the Stead Family Department of Pediatrics ranked 22nd overall and 10th in NIH funding among all public pediatric departments nationwide in FY15. The ACGME-accredited pediatric residency program at the Children’s Hospital trains 43 pediatric residents.

The Stead Family Department of Pediatrics comprises the medical and research staff of UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital.  University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital is one of the nation’s top-ranked pediatric care and research institutions. It is the only university-affiliated hospital in Iowa devoted solely to the care of infants, children, adolescents and young adults, and is Iowa’s only accredited Level 1 Regional Resource Pediatric Trauma Center.  In 2016-17 University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital ranked in eight pediatric specialties in the Best Children’s Hospitals U.S. News and World Report, including cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, nephrology, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology, and is the only hospital in Iowa to be nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report for children’s care. A new 189-bed children’s hospital opened in February 2017.

Education Requirement:

Must hold an MD/DO degree, or equivalent

Required Qualifications:

License or eligible for licensure in the State of Iowa


Board certified or eligible in Pediatrics, or equivalent

Board certified or eligible in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, or equivalent

Desirable Qualifications:

Clinical experience in pediatric hematology

Experience in patient-oriented research

Teaching competence in pediatrics for medical students and residents

Evidence of scholarly activity

Strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

Interest in hemoglobinopathy and/or bone-marrow failure disorders

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest

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Contact Information

Contact:Scott M Fedler - scott-fedler@uiowa.edu
SW164-10 GH
Phone: 319-384-5966

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