Pediatric Infectious Diseases Provider

University of Utah School of Medicine in Utah

Date Posted February 7, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the University of Utah School of Medicine is recruiting a Pediatric Infectious Diseases Provider.  The successful candidate will be part of the Divisions clinical team and will provide clinical consultation on the inpatient service and in the infectious diseases clinic.   Clinical activities will be carried out at Primary Childrens Hospital and The University of Utah Health Sciences Center.  The provider will participate in the teaching of medical students, residents and fellows.  A major focus of the Division is research on infectious disease epidemiology, respiratory infections and the role of diagnostic tests in the management of infectious diseases.  In addition to clinical service, there is an expectation for academic work, including teaching, research, administration, as well as advocacy.  There will be protected time for clinical research with mentoring available within the Division.


Qualified candidates must have an M.D., must be Board Qualified/Board Certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Disease, and must have a medical license in the State of Utah.  The selected candidate will receive a faculty appointment on the Clinical track in the Department of Pediatrics at the rank of Assistant Professor. 


Interested individuals can apply at   Cover letter and curriculum vitae are required.  For additional information about the position, please contact:  Andrew Pavia, M.D., 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.

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