Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

  • Academic Transplant Nephrologist

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(10/28/2019 2:53 PM)
    Specialty Area
  • Summary of Position

    Temple University School of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, announces the search for a Transplant Nephrologist to join the faculty.  


    Temple University Hospital’s Kidney Transplant Program was founded nearly 20 years ago and offers a full range of transplant services, including deceased and living kidney transplantation, as well as deceased pancreas and kidney-pancreas transplantation. Our multidisciplinary approach and the experience of our transplant team allow us to treat the most complex patients, including those with numerous co-morbidities. Our faculty includes experienced nephrologists and surgeons who work cohesively with an experienced support team consisting of transplant coordinators, nurse practitioners, a dedicated doctor of pharmacy, social worker and financial counselor.


    This opportunity entails clinical practice in both outpatient and inpatient areas with involvement in the teaching and mentoring of Nephrology fellows, Internal Medicine residents and Temple University medical students and participation in departmental research. 


    The successful candidate will be board certified in Nephrology with strong interest in a career in an academic medicine and have the following credentials:

    • An M.D., D.O or foreign equivalent with active board certification in Nephrology. 
    • Successful completion of an ACGME accredited fellowship in nephrology.
    • Successful completion of an accredited fellowship in transplant nephrology prior to start date.
    • Experience in performing CT- and Ultrasound-guided transplant and native kidney biopsies
    • Ability to obtain an unrestricted medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to start date is also required.

    Interested candidates should apply online.


    The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.


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