Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

Academic MFM Physician

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 10 months ago(9/20/2019 2:35 PM)
Specialty Area
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Summary of Position

Temple University School of Medicine (TUSM), Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive announces the search for a MFM physician to join the section.


The selected individual will be a member of a clinical team of perinatologists who serve as consultants for all high risk obstetrical patients within the Temple University Health System and will conduct non-invasive and invasive fetal evaluations and studies. In addition, the selected individual will have an active clinical practice as well as having teaching responsibilities to medical students and residents (21 residents in PGY I, II, III and IV). Research and mentorship are part of this position.  


The Division of Obstetrics and Maternal Fetal Medicine is one of five clinical divisions including General Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women’s Pelvic Health Program, Reproductive Endocrinology and Gynecologic Oncology. There are approximately 30 MDs or MD/PhDs in the department plus supporting administrative, nursing and research staff.

Qualified candidates will have completed a Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellowship and obtained Board Certification in OB/GYN and MFM. Active candidates for board certification(s) will also be considered.  Candidates must have a strong interest in working in an Academic environment. The selected individual must also have the ability to obtain a license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Temple University School of Medicine (TUSM)


There are 20 clinical departments in the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, comprised of over 550 full-time faculty, 50 part-time faculty over 800 volunteer faculty, and more than 1000 employees. Each department is engaged in education, patient care and research. LKSOM takes pride in the excellence of its teaching, service and research programs. It remains fully accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education. Each year it admits 210 medical students and approximately 24 graduate students. Based on its level of funding from the National Institutes of Health, LKSOM is the second-highest ranked medical school in Philadelphia and the third-highest in Pennsylvania. According to U.S. News & World Report, LKSOM is among the top 10 most-applied-to medical schools in the nation.


Interested candidates should apply online. Application materials should include the following:  a current curriculum vita and a comprehensive letter of interest summarizing all relevant experience, clinical, educational, and research interests. A statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions is preferred. The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


Please address your application to:  Enrique Hernandez, MD, Chairman, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 North Broad Street, Medical Research Building, Philadelphia, PA 19140, Phone: 215-707-5665, Fax: 215-707-9452, Email: julie.brissett@tuhs.temple.edu


For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.


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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