Organization

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Location

Baltimore, Maryland

Date Posted

September 25, 2020

Job Categories

Assistant Professor

The Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is recruiting two clinician-investigator faculty members at the Assistant Professor rank to begin July 1, 2021.  The Division is home to a diverse group of talented faculty and staff with a shared mission to optimize health and promote health equity for children, adolescents, young adults and families.  Our faculty conduct cross-disciplinary clinical, health services and community-based research focused on health outcomes which disproportionately impact marginalized populations and often utilize a life course approach.

Physician faculty provide primary care in the Harriet Lane Clinic in the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, the Children’s Medical Practice at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center (JHBMC) and/or the Center for Addiction in Pregnancy Pediatric Clinic (JHBMC).  Our clinics serve as training sites for medical students and pediatric residents, and faculty contribute to an online pediatric primary care training curriculum used by residency programs across the country.  Many faculty hold joint appointments in the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and provide mentorship to trainees across our tri-school campus (Medicine, Nursing and Public Health).  The Division is home to fellowships in General Academic Pediatrics and Pediatric Palliative Care, as well as multiple Centers including the Center for Child and Community Health Research; Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Data Management (BEAD) Core; Center for Salud/Health and Opportunities for Latinos (Centro SOL); and the Ruth and Norman Rales Center for the Integration of Health and Education (RALES)Baltimore, Maryland is a vibrant, livable city close to beaches, Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia.

Responsibilities

We are seeking fellowship-trained individuals interested in building a research career to address child health disparities and improve population health.  Candidates should expect to engage in interdisciplinary, translational science and to develop their own line of investigation along with obtaining independent funding. Faculty will be expected to pursue scholarly work and attain K or R level funding within the first three years of appointment.

Qualifications

Ideal candidates are fellowship-trained and have a MD or DO degree with Board Certification in General Pediatrics.  We are seeking individuals who are promising researchers and skilled educators with a commitment to community engagement and advocacy. Candidates should also be collaborative and embrace a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Application Process

Interested applicants are invited to send a CV and cover letter to Barry Solomon, MD, MPH, Professor of Pediatrics, Division Chief of General Pediatrics (bsolomon@jhmi.edu).


About the Organization

Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University’s goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.

Contact Name

Barry Solomon, MD, MPH

Contact Phone

410-614-3862

Contact Email

bsolomon@jhmi.edu

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