Instructor in Pediatrics
Columbia University New York Division of Pediatrics
United States


Field(s) of Specialization Hematology/Oncology/BMT
Position Title Instructor in Pediatrics at CUMC
Department PED Pediatrics
Division Pediatrics
Location Medical Center

Summary Description
Seeking BC/BE Pediatrician for FT faculty position, as House physician in the Pediatric Oncology/SCT unit at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, at the Instructor level, with appointment to Columbia University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, effective July 01, 2020.

Responsibilities will include:
•Direct patient care in collaboration with attending physicians in Pediatric Oncology and SCT, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellows, pediatric residents and pediatric nurse practitioners.
•Coverage of Oncology and SCT inpatient services.
•Orientation of pediatric residents to the Pediatric Oncology service, laboratory systems and general day to day processes.
•Teaching of residents and medical students: 1) coordinating educational time and content to facilitate the educational process and flow of the service; 2) didactic teaching of basic oncology subjects.
•Continuity of care and presence on the inpatient unit.
•Coordinate and assist in discharges and admissions.
•Facilitate transfers to and from the PICU.
•Overseeing patient transports.
•Distribution of assignments to pediatric residents and nurse practitioners.
•As needed, will have primary patient assignments.
•Participation in quality and process improvement projects.
•Can participate in research projects.

•Four x 10 hr shifts will be a requirement at times
•As needed, will provide coverage for SCT service nights or weekends shifts

Minimum Degree Required
Qualified candidates will have an M.D. or D.O. and be board certified or board eligible in Pediatrics.

Minimum Qualifications
Must have an active or be eligible to obtain a NYS license

Preferred Qualifications
While interested candidates do not need prior Heme/Onc/BMT experience, pediatric intensive care and/or hematology/oncology experience gained during residency and beyond is preferred.

Additional Information
RAPS posting date 03/11/2020
Search Closing Date 04/13/2020

Special Instructions to the Applicant
Proposed Start Date 07/01/2020

EEO Statement
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Quick Link

Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Optional Documents
  • Cover Letter
  • List of References

If you apply for this position please say you saw it on Medicinoxy


All Jobs


Harvard University Academic Positions

Kuwait University Current Faculty Openings

Osaka University Academic Opportunities

Purdue University Job Postings for Faculty Positions

Texas Tech University Faculty Openings

Tsinghua University Job Postings

University of Cambridge Job Openings

University of Geneva Faculty Opportunities

University of New South Wales Job Openings

University of Nottingham Research Positions

University of Oslo Academic Jobs

University of Saskatchewan Faculty Positions

University of Southampton Research Vacancies

University of Tokyo Current Academic Vacancies

University of Toronto Open Faculty Positions