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Pediatrics Hematology/Oncology and Pain & Palliative Care Program - Health Sciences Series

Recruitment Period

Open date: August 28th, 2018
Last review date: Sunday, Oct 28, 2018 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, and the Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care Program (PPPCP) seek a qualified candidate to serve in a clinician-educator role in the PPPCP with an academic appointment in the Health Science series based on academic and training qualifications. The clinical focus of the PPPCP is complex chronic pain as well as palliative care in infants, children, and adolescents. This full time position is in a highly academic department focused on research, clinical practice and teaching medical students, residents and fellows.

Duties will primarily include patient care, teaching, and participation in creative program development or scholarly efforts, such as clinical research, that will lead to academic advancement. Applicants must be certified by the American Board of Pediatrics or other board-eligible residency and must have completed a pain or palliative care fellowship and be eligible to sit for the boards. The candidate must be licensed or eligible to be licensed to practice medicine in California.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.

Job location

Los Angeles, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

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