University of Michigan

United States

November 8, 2021


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How to Apply

Interested candidates should E-mail curriculum vitae and a cover letter to:

M. James Lopez, MD PhD

Director, Pediatric Gastroenterology

Department of Pediatrics

University of Michigan Health System

1500 East Medical Center Drive

MPB D5200, SPC 5718

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5718

Job Summary

The University of Michigan Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology (C.S. Mott Children's Hospital) is seeking a pediatric gastroenterologist with expertise in intestinal failure, intestinal rehabilitation, nutrition more broadly in patients without intestinal failure (both parenteral and enteral), and general GI. The job would include supervision of the intestinal rehabilitation team and their work in the inpatient and outpatient setting. The candidate would work with the hospital to develop a program for the supervision of parenteral nutrition throughout the hospital and develop a program for the outpatient support of parenteral nutrition via supervision of advanced practice providers. There are also opportunities for the development of scholarly activities (research) and for leadership. Job duties will include the inpatient GI service, inpatient consultations and out-patient care, supervision and teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, scholarly activity, and administrative duties. The candidate would serve as the Medical Director of the Children's Intestinal Rehabilitation Program and the Medical Director of Parenteral Nutrition for the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital. The ideal candidate would have training or experience with management of patients requiring intestinal rehabilitation and long-term parenteral nutrition. Rank of selected candidates is dependent upon qualifications.

Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University's research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected Veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Department of Pediatrics, like the University of Michigan as a whole, is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status. The University of Michigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Required Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have an MD or DO degree, be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Pediatrics and in Pediatric Gastroenterology, and will hold or have the ability to obtain the appropriate medical licenses in the State of Michigan. The ideal candidate will have excellent clinical skills. Evidence of clinical competence and competence in clinical and didactic teaching is expected.

Underfill Statement

Note: This position is posted as Clinical Instructor/Clinical Assistant Professor/Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Professor. Rank of selected candidate is dependent upon qualifications.

Background Screening

University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre- employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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