Job Description: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, MDDirector, Division of General Academic PediatricsSaint Louis University School of Medicine1465 South Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63104. Telephone: (314)577-5643; Fax: (314)268-4021email: firstname.lastname@example.orgSaint 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.Job Status: Full-time
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, ...and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.