Associate/Full Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology & Section Chief

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS

Associate/Full Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology & Section Chief

Hiring Department: Anesthesiology

Location:  Chicago, IL USA

Requisition ID: 1025253

Posting Close Date: 6/20/24

About the University of Illinois Chicago

UIC is among the nation’s preeminent urban public research universities, a Carnegie RU/VH research institution, and the largest university in Chicago. UIC serves over 34,000 students, comprising one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation and is designated as a Minority Serving Institution (MSI), an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPSI) and a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). Through its 16 colleges, UIC produces nationally and internationally recognized multidisciplinary academic programs in concert with civic, corporate and community partners worldwide, including a full complement of health sciences colleges. By emphasizing cutting-edge and transformational research along with a commitment to the success of all students, UIC embodies the dynamic, vibrant and engaged urban university. Recent “Best Colleges” rankings published by U.S. News & World Report, found UIC climbed up in its rankings among top public schools in the nation and among all national universities. UIC has nearly 260,000 alumni, and is one of the largest employers in the city of Chicago.


Position Summary
The University of Illinois at Chicago's Department of Anesthesiology is seeking a full-time Pediatric Anesthesiologist to also serve as the Chief of the Pediatric Anesthesiology Section. Rank will be commensurate with experience. Section of Pediatric Anesthesiology provides anesthesia services at UIHealth, UIC's College of Dentistry, and Shriners Hospital for Children.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide anesthesia services for pediatric and adult patients.
  • Participate in clinical initiatives for the section.
  • Manage all aspects of the Section of Pediatric Anesthesiology.
  • Develop plans for growth of the section.
  • Train residents.
  • Medically direct CRNA's.
  • Qualifications:

    Minimum Qualifications
    Candidates must have an MD and experience in the field of Anesthesiology and subspecialty training in Pediatric Anesthesiology. Board certification is required in both Anesthesiology and in Pediatric Anesthesia. Candidates should have a minimum of 5-7 years of clinical experience since completion of their pediatric anesthesiology fellowship. The successful candidates must have a local/national reputation as a distinguished Pediatric Anesthesiologist with a track record for program direction and mentoring junior faculty, residents, and students. 

    Preferred Qualifications

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