The Department of Emergency Medicine at Stanford University seeks board-certified academic faculty in Emergency Medicine to join at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level in the University Medical Line. The successful applicant must have an MD/DO with the requisite research training or extensive experience in research and must demonstrate a track record or the potential to obtain a track record of independently funded investigator-initiated research.
The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the University Medical Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. Faculty rank will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.
All areas of research relevant to Emergency Medicine are of interest, including but not limited to basic, translational, clinical research, technology development, big data science, epidemiology/statistics, informatics, health services, and health policy. Of particular interest are applicants whose research focus aligns with the departmental aim to advance the specialty through Precision Emergency Medicine – the use of information and technology to improve the care of individual patients and their communities. Key areas of focus include optimizing Access to Care, capitalizing on Technology and Digital Health Tools, Leveraging Human-Centered Data to Individualize Treatment Decisions, Advancing Population and Global Health, and Redesigning Medical Education.
In addition to providing excellent care and teaching house staff and medical students, the new clinician scientist will focus on creating new knowledge, securing research funding, producing scholarly output, and engaging in the educational component of our program as it relates to research. He or she will also be expected to be a resource and mentor for more junior faculty, residents, and medical students.
Clinical responsibilities will include patient care in the emergency department at Stanford Hospital, a world-renowned, academic medical center. Our faculty consists of over 90 board-certified emergency physicians with broad scholarly interests and extramural funding. We sponsor 13 fellowship programs, a four-year residency program, required and advanced student clerkships, and several courses available to learners throughout our university.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.
The Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates may optionally include as part of their research or teaching statement a brief discussion of how their work will further these ideals.
Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to:
Jody Vogel, MD, MSc
Vice Chair of Academic Affairs
900 Welch Road, Suite 350
Palo Alto, CA 94304
(650) 723-5068 (Telephone)
(650) 723-0121 (Fax)