Pediatric Hematologist

University of Utah School of Medicine

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted May 21, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time


The Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology at the University of Utah School of Medicine is recruiting a Pediatric Hematologist.  The Pediatric Hematologist will provide clinical patient care services to pediatric patients with cancer and blood disorders focusing on benign hematology, bleeding disorders, hemophilia and thrombophilia.  The provider will participate in a multidisciplinary hemophilia treatment center and clinic and manage the care of patients in the outpatient clinic and inpatient unit.  There is an opportunity to participate in clinical and translational research projects and to implement clinical trials.  In addition to clinical service, there is an expectation for academic work, including teaching, scholarly activity/research and administration.


Qualified candidates must have an M.D. or D.O., be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology and possess excellent procedural and clinical skills.   Candidates must also have focused training in pediatric hematology, hemophilia and thrombophilia.  The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment on the clinical or tenure track in the Department of Pediatrics.  Rank will be dependent on qualifications.


The University of Utah and Department of Pediatrics offer an excellent benefits package that includes 20.2% retirement contributions that vest immediately and excellent health care choices. The Department offers a departmental research core with mentoring, as well as education and leadership opportunities. 


Salt Lake City is a diverse major metropolitan area with outstanding restaurants, arts and music.  Recreation is unparalleled with 6 ski resorts within 30 minutes and 5 national parks within an easy 4 hour drive. It is serviced by a convenient international airport with direct flights to most major cities. 


Interested individuals can apply at  Cover letter and curriculum vitae are required.  For additional information about the position, please contact: Richard S. Lemons, 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. Veteran’s 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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