Academic Pediatric Pulmonology Faculty

Oregon Health and Science University--Pediatric Pulmonology Faculty Position--Protected Time to Pursue Scholarly Activities

Portland, OR 97239
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Ashlie Korb
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Merritt Hawkins

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Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s premier academic physician search firm, has partnered with Oregon Health and Science University to invite you to consider a unique Pediatric Pulmonology opportunity.  We are seeking a Pediatric Pulmonologist with an interest in joining a growing academic division and a passion for participating in a collaborative, academic, team environment. The ideal candidate will have an interest in Quality Improvement and can be supported, funded, and trained in this focus area.  This position offers an academic appointment, the opportunity to teach and pursue scholarly activity interests, great quality of life and a competitive benefits package. The features of this opportunity include:
  • Top ranked Academic Pediatric Pulmonology Division
  • Join a thriving practice served by a multi-disciplinary team including seven Pediatric Pulmonologists, nurses, respiratory therapists, dieticians, pharmacists, speech pathologists, social workers, psychologists, and support staff
  • Accredited Cystic Fibrosis Center—only accredited center in the state
  • Opportunities for collaborative efforts in the areas of neuromuscular disease, joining a world-renowned neurologist, Non-CF bronchiectasis, palliative care, as well as multiple others depending on your interests
  • Full Sub-Specialty support with access to all Pediatric Sub-Specialists
  • Opportunity to develop your own clinical/research interest niche that will be fully supported by the Department; Protected time to pursue scholarly activity interest
  • Great quality of Life; Only on service ten times per year
  • Participate in outpatient clinics including team clinics for patients with asthma, cystic fibrosis, neuromuscular disorders, chILD, scoliosis, aero-digestive disorders, or develop your own outpatient clinical interest
  • Division is actively involved in clinical trials, completing 28 in 2018, the CF Learning Network, chILD Foundation, and the Therapeutics Development Network
  • Participate in Medical Education teaching medical students and residents
  • State-of-the-art clinics and National Ranked Children’s Hospital
Pacific Northwest Metro Area
  • Metropolitan community of over 3 million, frequently recognized as one of the most environmentally conscious cities 
  • Top 3 “Best Places to Raise a Family”, exceptional Public Schools, and a low cost of living
  • Temperate climate with both oceanic and Mediterranean features  
  • International airport 
  • Home to multiple museums, art centers, the symphony, ballet, opera, and theater
  • Extensive outdoor activities 
All applicants are encouraged to respond directly to Merritt Hawkins Department of Academics.  Any applicants that respond directly to the Division will not be considered.
This institution values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. They are proud of their commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. 

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.