/ /University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus
Department of Pediatrics – Section of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine
(Open-Rank) Assistant Professor or Associate Professor
Position #  – Requisition # 
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The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine as part of the University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campushas an opening for afull-time(Open-Rank) Assistant or Associate Professor.
This is a full time (1.0FTE/1.0cFTE) Open Rank Faculty (Assistant or Associate Professor*) position in the Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine at the Anschutz Medical Campus (AMC) in Aurora, Colorado. The Section of Pediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine has 49 faculty members (to include Sr., Jr., PhD, Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant Faculty) with on-going interests in asthma, interstitial lung disease, pulmonary hypertension, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, cystic fibrosis, sleep medicine, the pediatric airway and medical education.
This position will support sleep clinical operations at 1.0cFTE. The position could also include clinical support work in other areas of expertise (e.g. pediatric pulmonology, neurology, sleep behavioral or other pertinent specialty, if applicable).
/*Rank will be determined at the time of hire and will be based on experience/
_Examples of Work Performed:_
Provide clinical support for sleep clinical operations
Attending inpatient, consult, outpatient and sleep service
Perform bronchoscopies and laryngoscopies
Read sleep studies and pulmonary function tests (PFTs)
Provide clinical support in relevant areas of expertise (e.g. pediatric pulmonology, neurology, sleep behavioral or other pertinent specialty, if applicable)
Teach and mentor house staff, fellows, residents and medical students
Attend relevant conferences and continuing education opportunities
Salary and Benefits:
The hiring salary for this position is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience and faculty rank. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation.
The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located atEmployee Services.
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Diversity and Equity:
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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
MD/DO or equivalent
Board Certified in Pediatrics, Neurology, or Family Medicine
Board Certified or Board-Eligible in Sleep Medicine
Condition of Employment:
Must successfully pass a drug test through Children’s Hospital Colorado//
Must be willing and able to pass a national criminal background check and sex offender registry check
Must be licensed or able to obtain licensure in the State of Colorado
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatric Pulmonology
Experience with either Sandman or XLTEC sleep software
Prior experience with electronic medical record systems such as Epic and other relevant medical technologies
_Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities_
Possess relevant skills within pediatric pulmonary (or pertinent specialty) diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
Possess pediatric clinical assessment skills//
Strong interpersonal written and verbal communication skills
Organization: *U0001 -- Denver-Anschutz Administration
Title: Open Rank Faculty (Assistant Professor or Associate Professor)
Requisition ID: 15564