Duke Pediatric Transplant Infectious Diseases Faculty Position

Duke Health
Durham, North Carolina
Sep 09, 2022
Position Type
The Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Duke University is recruiting for an Assistant Professor level faculty member to further build our dedicated transplant infectious diseases program. This faculty member would join our two current full-time transplant ID faculty.

Clinical duties will include providing consultative infectious diseases inpatient patient care, pre and post-transplant evaluations and engaging in multidisciplinary rounds. The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain independent research funding, either in the clinical or laboratory-based setting. Qualified candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD, or equivalent, be board-certified or board-eligible in pediatric infectious diseases, and have experience with infectious diseases in immunocompromised hosts. Salary and level of appointment will be commensurate with experience. Start date is negotiable, but approximately July 1, 2022.

The Duke Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases is comprised of internationally-renowned experts in the molecular, translational, and clinical research of infections and the clinical management of these illnesses in children. The division consists of 19 full or part-time faculty (MD, MD/PhD, or PhD), and has trained pediatric ID fellows for over 40 years. Our dedicated transplant service began in 2017 and cares for children with stem cell and solid-organ (liver, kidney, heart, intestinal) transplants as well as all oncology patients.

The greater Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, has a population of more than two million residents that offers diverse opportunity. From urban loft living to suburban and rural family homes with acreage - there are options for every lifestyle. The Research Triangle Park (RTP) lies in the midst of the area, a globally prominent research and development center conceived around the main academic centers - Duke University, University of North Carolina, and North Carolina State University. This trio of leading universities, combined with the RTP, has helped create a region that is culturally diverse, economically resilient, and nationally recognized as a wonderful place to live. To learn more about the Duke and Greater Triangle communities, visit https://www.discoverdurham.com/

With a deep commitment to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, Duke University will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working, learning and care environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment without regard to an individuals age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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