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Academic Faculty Position in Urology
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles and the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC)
The Division of Urology at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and the Keck School of Medicine at USC are seeking candidates for full-time, non-tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant and/or Associate Professor level.
The Division of Pediatric Urology at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles comprises a large group of fellowship-trained and board-certified pediatric urologists in the United States, offering care in 15 community locations. Our physicians provide comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care for infants, children, adolescents and young adults with congenital and acquired pediatric urology disorders. We are affiliated academically with the Department of Urology at the Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California. We provide training for urologic and pediatric residents affiliated with this program and at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.
The Urology Division is ranked among the top hospitals in the nation for urology care on the U. S. News & World Report Best Childrens Hospitals List. Our surgeons perform approximately 2, 200 surgeries annually one of the largest number of pediatric urology surgeries in Southern California and the Southwestern United States.
Childrens Hospital offers the latest treatments and advanced technology, including endoscopy, laparoscopic surgery, laparo-endoscopic single-site (LESS) surgery and robotic surgery through our Minimally Invasive Surgery Program. The program is among the top five programs that perform these types of surgeries in the country.
Active research includes stem cells, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, etiology of human cryptorchidism (undescended testes), nanotechnology, and a variety of other clinical outcomes research.
Doctors in the Division of Pediatric Urology at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles provide comprehensive diagnosis and care for a multitude of genitourinary conditions including bladder exstrophy/and other complex conditions that require genitourinary reconstruction, fetal urology, oncology, , nephrolithiasis, spina bifida/neurogenic bladder, and voiding dysfunction.
Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. USC and CHLA are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.
Must hold an MD degree
Must be Fellowship Trained from an Accredited Pediatric Urology Program
Board certified/eligible in Urology
Board certified/eligible in Pediatric Urology
Strength in teaching
Experience in patient-oriented basic research
Strong oral and written communication/interpersonal skills
Ability to work comfortably in a high-intensity clinical and academic environment
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles has been ranked by the US World and News Report among the top five Childrens Hospitals in the US for many years.
To learn more about Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, and the University of Southern California, please visit www. chla. org and www. usc. edu
Please send CV to:
Roger De Filippo, MD, FACS, FAAP
Chief, Division of Urology
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
4650 Sunset Blvd, MS #114
Los Angeles, CA 90027
rdefilippo@chla. usc. edu
USC Institute of Urology
Keck School of Medicine
www. CHLA. org/Urology
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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*Requisition ID:* 2002119
*Position ID:* P01456413
*Academic Title:* Assist/Assoc Professor of Clinical Urology (Open Rank)
*Location:* Health Sciences Campus
*Employment Type:* Full-Time
*Employment Terms:* New
*Quicklink for Posting:* http://jobs. usc. edu/postings/55535