Position Type: Faculty

Requisition Number: F20170522

Banner Classification Title: Associate Professor 12

Recruiting Range: Commensurate with experience.

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service is seeking candidates for a faculty position in the Department of Pediatrics at the Assistant Professor/Associate Professor rank as Section Director of Adolescent Medicine, within the Division of General Academic Pediatrics at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital.

Applicants must be board certified/eligible in Adolescent Medicine. The Section Director will have opportunities to recruit both clinical and research faculty, to plan significant programmatic and facilities enhancements, and to develop a program of clinical and translational research. The candidate should have a proven record of academic excellence as well as a commitment to excellence in patient care and medical education.

The Section of Adolescent Medicine provides services including care for all health issues with a focus on high-risk behaviors, gynecological evaluation and treatment, and care of teens with chronic illness in a tertiary care pediatric hospital setting. The Eating Disorder Program offers care for individuals as young as 8 years old through adolescence. This program serves both inpatients and outpatients with eating disorders.

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital is a 190-bed free standing hospital located in midtown Saint Louis, adjacent to Saint Louis University. The Hospital serves a diverse population from the inner city, the metropolitan area, and a 200-mile referral radius. The medical staff includes over 100 full-time Saint Louis University School of Medicine faculty.

Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, application and current curriculum vitae to http://jobs.slu.edu. All other correspondence regarding this position can be sent to:

Susan Heaney, MD
Director, Division of General Academic Pediatrics
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
1465 South Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63104.
Telephone: (314)577-5643; Fax: (314)268-4021
email: heaney@slu.edu

Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.