BC/BE Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Memphis, TN

Posted: Wednesday, April 20, 2022

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics in Memphis, TN is seeking a full-time BC/BE Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician to join the Division of Developmental Pediatrics in a non-tenure track faculty position (Assistant or Associate Professor rank) with academic rank commensurate with experience and credentials. Learn more about UTHSC at www.uthsc.edu.

This position offers a great opportunity for a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician to participate in a wide variety of educational, clinical, research, and community outreach activities in several settings. We have plans for continued expansion, with 4 physicians, 5 psychologists, and an advanced-practice nurse as current faculty members in our Division.

Our Department of Pediatrics is a part of the Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, which among other honors, has been named a Best Children’s Hospital by U.S. News & World Report for the 11th consecutive year. Le Bonheur is a large regional tertiary care hospital with more than 750 medical staff members representing 45 pediatric specialties. Check out the "Why Le Bonheur" tab at www.lebonheur.org.

The UTHSC Center on Developmental Disabilities, also within the Department of Pediatrics and with additional faculty and staff, is a federally-funded University Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) and home to a Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) interdisciplinary graduate-level training program. More than 20 long-term LEND trainees (and additional shorter-duration trainees) are enrolled and nearly 40 Pediatric and Medicine/Pediatric residents complete a one-month clinical rotation with us annually.

Memphis was recently listed in Time Magazine as one of 100 "World's Greatest Places 2021"! https://time.com/collection/worlds-greatest-places-2021/

Memphis is a great place to live and raise a family, with features of large metropolitan areas (multiple universities, professional and collegiate sports, musical events, Broadway touring shows, great food, to name just a few), but with a friendly livability that makes day-to-day life enjoyable. https://choose901.com/reasons-to-move-to-memphis/.

We'd love to meet you! For more information, please contact: Toni Whitaker, MD, Division Chief, Developmental Pediatrics, [email protected], 901-448-3043.

Application and full position information at (may need to copy and paste link into a new browser tab): https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/uthsc_faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=19000001GN&tz=GMT-05%3A00&tzname=America%2FChicago