Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

Assistant Professor- Laryngology

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 1 month ago(8/20/2020 2:54 PM)
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Summary of Position

The Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine is seeking a full-time BE/BC otolaryngologist specializing in laryngology to join its growing academic faculty at the rank of Assistant Professor.

A strong commitment to patient care, resident and medical student education, as well as clinical research is required. The candidate will be an integral member of the multidisciplinary Temple Voice, Airway, and Swallowing Center which serves a robust and ever-growing patient population with speech and dysphagia needs. In addition, the position affords excellent opportunities for programmatic builds.


The successful candidate will be joining an exceptional otolaryngology program steeped in history dating back to the early 1900’s when Dr. Chevalier Jackson emerged as the “father of endoscopy”, pioneering the field of laryngology to include foreign body removal. This innovative spirit, dedication to clinical excellence, commitment to teaching, and pursuit of knowledge continues in the Department today. Our faculty spans the entire depth and breadth of the field to include head and neck surgery, laryngology, otology, neurotology, skull base surgery, rhinology, allergy, sleep medicine, facial plastics & reconstructive surgery as well as pediatric otolaryngology. Many are recognized as national and international experts in their respective subspecialty. Together Temple Otolaryngology provides personalized, compassionate, and cutting-edge, multi-disciplinary care to patients and their families.


Candidates will be an MD, DO or foreign equivalent and possess board certification or eligibility through the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery.


Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.


Giving our patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education.


Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vita and three professional reference names/contact information online. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.


Please address your application to: Cecelia Schmalbach, MD, MSc, FACS, M.D., David Myers, MD Professor and Chair, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM).


Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Michael Lester, Senior Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, TFP, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu Phone : 215-707-5666.


The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


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


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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