Pediatric Gastroenterologist

University of Utah School of Medicine in Utah

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted January 31, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at the University of Utah School of Medicine is recruiting for an additional Pediatric Gastroenterologist.  The Gastroenterologist will be part of the clinical team in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology in the Department of Pediatrics, and will provide outpatient and inpatient care for pediatric gastroenterology and liver patients.  In addition to clinical service, there is an expectation for academic work, including teaching, research, administration and advocacy. 


Clinical activities are carried out at Primary Childrens Hospital, which is ranked among the top childrens hospitals in the United States.  Active clinical programs in the division include hepatology and liver transplantation, a comprehensive nutrition clinic, dysphagia and feeding disorders, an inflammatory bowel disease center and general gastroenterology.  


Candidates must have an M.D. or D.O. degree, be BE/BC in Pediatric Gastroenterology and have excellent procedural and clinical skills.  Successful candidates will receive a faculty appointment at the University of Utah on the Clinical or Tenure track at the academic level commensurate with experience and qualifications. 


Interested individuals can apply at 29521.  Cover letter and curriculum vitae will be required.  For additional information about the position, please contact Linda Book, M.D., Division Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology at


The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans preference. Reasonable accommodations provided. Additional information is available at:


The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


The University of Utah Health Sciences Center is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and Respect.  The University of Utah HSC values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to the mission of the University of Utah Health Sciences Center.




How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at 29521