Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

Academic Dermatologist

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 3 months ago(5/6/2021 4:03 PM)
Specialty Area

Summary of Position

Department of Dermatology
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Exciting Dermatology Faculty Opportunity at Temple Health, Leading Academic Medical Center in Philadelphia!


Summary of Opportunity


The Department of Dermatology at Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine is seeking an energized and committed Dermatologist to join their thriving academic practice in Philadelphia. The new faculty member will be responsible for building a robust clinical practice while playing an integral role within the Dermatology Residency program. Subspecialty interests welcome, rank commensurate with experience, and leadership opportunities available for qualified candidates.


Temple's Department of Dermatology offers patients with all types of skin conditions some of the latest medical and surgical treatment options, as well as the opportunity to enroll in therapeutic clinical trials. Our dermatologists are leaders in the field and are committed to increasing our understanding of dermatologic diseases through clinical practice and innovative research. Providing a full spectrum of comprehensive dermatology services in a variety of hospital and outpatient settings throughout the Philadelphia region including; Temple’s Health Science Campus, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Fort Washington and Center City.


Candidate Qualifications
• M.D. with active board certification or board eligibility in Dermatology.
• Training from an ACGME-accredited residency program.
• Academic credentials for a faculty appointment at the appropriate rank.
• Possession of or eligibility to receive an unrestricted medical license from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
• Excellent communications skills
• Strong interest in teaching, and patient care.
• Steadfast commitment to care for our multicultural underserved patient population, and to support and promulgate diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients.


Benefit Highlights/Summary
• Generous Vacation, Holiday, Sick and CME Time
• CME Stipend & Allowance
• Health Insurance (Independence Blue Cross), Delta Dental and Vision
• Tuition Remission
• 403b – defined contribution with generous employer match
• Paid malpractice insurance, and more!


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


Procedure for Candidacy
To be considered, please apply online. 


Interested candidates should submit current curriculum vita three professional references names/contact information to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.


Please address your application to:  Sylvia Hsu, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology, C/O Jessica N. Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu Phone: 267-623-8876 Fax: 215-707-9452

We are especially interested in qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

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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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