Academic Pediatric Gastroenterology & Pediatric Hepatology

Academic Pediatric Gastroenterologist & Pediatric Hepatologist Needed | Faculty Position in Texas | Opportunities for Leadership & Development

San Antonio, TX 78229
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Alyssa Barraza
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Merritt Hawkins

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Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s leading academic physician search firm, invites you to consider an opportunity to join a growing Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology in the Department of Pediatrics at a large academic medical center in Texas. We are seeking a board certified or eligible Pediatric Gastroenterologist for a full-time faculty role with the opportunity to teach and conduct research should you have interest in advancing your academic career.
  • An established Pediatric GI division that boasts growing Pediatric Liver Transplant & Intestinal Rehabilitation Programs.
  • Option to treat pre- and post-operative transplant hepatology patients alongside two experienced pediatric hepatologists.
  • Enjoy a dedicated Pediatric GI clinic that is fully staffed with pediatric anesthesiologists, dieticians, social workers, transplant coordinators, and nurse practitioners.
  • Opportunity to be involved in teaching medical students and residents. There are plans to start a Pediatric GI fellowship and there is an opening for the Director role.
  • Collaborate with world-class Pediatricians and Pediatric sub-specialists in their 100+ member department.
  • Enjoy protected academic time for administrative duties and scholarly activities, as well as full support for professional development.
  • There are a number of basic and clinical research opportunities across the university and in collaboration with the Texas Liver Institute.
  • Excellent salary and comprehensive university benefits package including relocation assistance.
  • Texas living—among the Top Ten Largest Cities in the U.S.

In addition to a fantastic professional opportunity, this position allows you to live and work in one of the largest and most diverse cities in the country. You’ll enjoy a vibrant downtown area where modern skyscrapers intermingle with historic sites and live entertainment is available all year. A favorable climate allows you to take advantage of the scenic Texas Hill Country, gorgeous lakes, and challenging golf-courses year-round. These advantages are accompanied by a strong economy, professional sporting events, no state income tax, and a low cost of living.

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.