Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Physician

University of Utah School of Medicine in Utah

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted February 20, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Physician

The Division of Pediatric Pulmonology at the University of Utah School of Medicine is recruiting a Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Physician.  The Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Physician will join a team of 5 other pulmonologists located in Primary Childrens Medical Center. This position is a 0.5 0.75 FTE position in Pediatric Sleep Medicine with the remainder in general Pediatric Pulmonology.  This position includes the Sleep Program Directorship at Primary Childrens Hospital.  This physician will provide inpatient and outpatient pulmonary consultation and ongoing care to be shared with other members of the division, though the focus of this position is sleep medicine.

In addition to clinical service, there is an expectation for academic work, including teaching, research, administration, as well as advocacy. 


Qualified candidates must have an M.D. or D.O., must be Board Qualified/Board Certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology and Pediatric Sleep Medicine.  Preference will be given to candidates who have at least 5 years of experience as a faculty member within a pediatric sleep program.   The selected candidate will receive a faculty appointment on the Clinical track in the Department of Pediatrics at the rank of Associate Professor. 


Interested individuals can apply at  Cover letter and curriculum vitae are required.  For additional information about the position, please contact:  William Gershan, 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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