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The Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC) is seeking an Associate Professor or Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology to join the Section of Family Planning. We are seeking a Fellowship Director who will share our dedication to serving the vulnerable, diverse patient population of Los Angeles at LA County + USC Medical Center, while taking advantage of the resources and academic community of a world-renowned hospital and institution, Keck Hospital of USC.
JobÂ Description and Expectations:
This is a full-time position, which includes clinical and teaching responsibilities in both family planning and general obstetrics and gynecology.
Candidates must be board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, eligible for licensure in California and have completed a Fellowship in Family Planning greater than 5 years ago or have the equivalent experience.
The successful applicant will have demonstrated excellence in clinical practice, including abortion provision, evidence of teaching, clinical scholarly expertise in family planning by publication of original research within the past three years and have experience in one of the following: extramural peer-reviewed funding, presentations at regional or national meetings, or participation in national committees or educational organizations.
The candidate would be expected to expand abortion and contraceptive services with Keck Medicine (PPO/EPO).
The applicant will help to develop a sustainable, collaborative research vision for the fellowship.
Generalist and family planning call responsibilities are expected but limited..Â
An established Family Planning Fellowship, 3rd in the nation and previously led by the late Dr. Daniel R. Mishell, Jr., and graduated Ryan Program with dedicated operating room time for abortion services.
Opportunities for collaborative research in womenâs health epidemiology with our departmentâs PhD-levelÂ directorÂ of research, translational work in contraceptive development with dedicated lab support and expertise in hormonal assays, and mentorship of junior faculty motivated to pursue a clinician-scientist pathway.
Consistent MPH/MSW internship site for graduate students from the USC Schools of Preventive Medicine and Social Work.
The position offers a competitive salary with excellent university benefits and an academic appointment at the Keck School of Medicine of USC appropriate to the level of training and experience.
We intend for the applicant to start in the Spring or Summer of 2019, following licensure in California. Qualified candidates should apply here and attach a letter of interest, CV, and the names of three references. For further inquiries contact: Diana Breda Kirkland, faculty specialist in ObGyn at email@example.com.
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
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