Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health, Indianapolis and the Department of Anesthesia at the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) seek candidates for two Assistant or Associate or Full Professor non-tenure or tenure track positions of academically and research oriented pediatric anesthesiologists. Riley Hospital for Children currently has the highest NIH and industry funding for pediatric anesthesia clinician-scientists in the country. These additional faculty positions will further accelerate and improve a positive academic/research momentum at Riley Hospital for Children with a funded research infrastructure, Center for Anesthesia Research Excellence (CARE) at the Department of Anesthesia, IUSM. This provides the best pediatric anesthesia academic career advancement opportunities for high impact research in a rapidly growing clinical volume setting of Riley Hospital for Children.
We are seeking talented, highly motivated individuals with ACGME Pediatric Anesthesiology fellowship training. Pediatric Anesthesiology Board Certification or eligibility is required. The successful applicant will have clinical experience in the field of pediatric anesthesiology, pain management and pediatric cardiac anesthesia in addition to clinical, translational or basic research and academic mentoring experience. Candidates with track-record of research productivity, funding, mentoring experience would be given preference. Responsibilities include anesthesia practice and teaching of residents and fellows. Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in research, education and clinical care. ABA certification with sub-specialty certification or board eligibility in Pediatric Anesthesiology and Indiana licensure required.
Our current research portfolio includes programs in pain medicine, patient safety, quality improvement, neurosciences, opioid pharmacogenomics and personalized perioperative medicine. Collaborative institutional research is supported by Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana CTSI and various research cores. To facilitate successful and fulfilling careers, ample research facilities and resources, start-up support, scientific mentorship and writing support, collaboration and highly competitive and unparalleled recruitment packages with protected research time are available for successful candidates through the Center for Anesthesia Research Excellence (CARE) of the Department of Anesthesia at IUSM.
Faculty are employed by Indiana University Health Physicians, have an academic appointment in the Department of Anesthesia at IUSM, and report to the Anesthesiologist-in-Chief at Riley Hospital for Children.
Indiana University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.
The ideal candidate will have:
Pediatric anesthesia fellowship training and board certification and Indiana medical license for clinical practice Doctoral degree in medicine or clinical science: MD, MD/PhD
Primary research focus on basic, translational, and/or clinical research within the realm of the broad specialty of pediatric anesthesiology, perioperative medicine, pain medicine, and critical care
Track record academic productivity and research mentorship
Preferred areas of research include (not limited to):
Clinical outcomes and translational research
Perioperative genomics and personalized care
Perioperative quality improvement, safety and informatics
Acute, chronic, and neuropathic pain
Traumatic brain injury
Anesthesia related neurotoxicity
Obstetric and fetal Anesthesia
Neuro-monitoring and neurosciences
Biomarkers of disease and organ injury
Clinical simulation/education research
Stem cell and Regenerative Medicine
Department Contact for Questions:
Contact Senthil Sadhasivam, M.D., M.P.H at firstname.lastname@example.org
OAA #: IUSM004002016
Internal Number: 5938
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