Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Internal Number: R0016694
University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a non-profit organization seeking driven individuals in both clinical and non-clinical areas to help transform health and medicine. Headquartered in Minneapolis, our organization employs more than 1,200 physicians, 300 advanced practice providers and 2,200 health professionals and staff throughout Minnesota and beyond.
Join us on a mission to advance medicine.
The University of Minnesota (U of MN) Department of Pediatrics, seeks a board-certified/board-eligible Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician to join our world-class Division of Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience as a full-time faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level (tenure, academic, or master-clinician track, commensurate with candidate experience).
Join a vibrant and interprofessional community housed in the Masonic Institute for the Developing Brain (MIDB). This 10-acre facility, located on the beautiful east bank of the Mississippi River, opened in 2021 to bring together experts across disciplinary and community boundaries. MIDB's mission is to advance brain health from the earliest stages of development and support the journey of individuals with developmental-behavioral disorders and neurodevelopmental disabilities as valued members of the community.
Provide outpatient-only clinical service in multidisciplinary clinics based on candidate interest, including programs in Autism Spectrum and Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Fragile X, Birth to 3 and Early Childhood Mental Health, NICU Follow-up, Adoption Medicine and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders, and many more.
Interprofessional teaching opportunities with Pediatrics and Med-Peds residents, DBP fellows, psychology fellows, LEND fellows, and community members; the division's research portfolio includes nationally recognized scholarship across the educational continuum.
Research opportunities with internationally renowned collaborators, with outstanding intramural funding and career development opportunities (in 2022 the University earned $341M in NIH funding, ranked 8th among national public medical schools and 21st overall; the Department of Pediatrics ranked 12th). MIDB research hubs empower cutting-edge cross-disciplinary work and share advanced resources in translational neuroscience, teleoutreach, community-engaged research and education, health informatics, neuromodulation, psychophysiological and anthropometric measurement and phenotyping, analytics; and the on-site Center for Neurobehavioral Development's Clinical Research Center.
The division includes 4 DBPs among more than 25 faculty providing care across the entire spectrum of pediatric psychology, pediatric neuropsychology, and autism and developmental disorder.
On-site clinical resources include psychometry, therapy, RN and social work care coordination, Child and Family Life and therapy dog services, phlebotomy, Neurology, and Psychiatry
On-site clinical research infrastructure
ACGME-accredited DBP fellowship
On-site MCH-funded LEND and UCEDD programs
NORD Rare Disease Center of Excellence
NIH-funded Clinical and Translational Research Institute
Actively engaged in advancing justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion
Competitive salary and benefits
Great work-life balance and high level of support for faculty wellness
About the Department:
The mission of the U of MN Department of Pediatrics is to improve the lives of children in our community, nation, and world through research, service, education, and advocacy. It includes at least 25 educational training programs across specialties and professions; a prestigious pediatric research enterprise with over 100 years of breakthroughs that are highly relevant to DBP including the first pediatric blood and marrow transplant and the first cochlear implant; and patient care that embraces teamwork and respectfully addresses the physical, emotional, cultural, and spiritual needs of children and their families with innovation, compassion, and quality that is consistently recognized nationally.
- Graduate of an accredited ACGME Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics fellowship training program and Pediatric residency training program.
- Board eligible/certified with the ABP in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics and General Pediatrics..
- Licensed or ability to acquire medical license and DEA in the State of Minnesota, and meet threshold criteria/qualifications for credentialing and privileges.
- Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of the VISA.
This role is dually employed and applicants should complete the corresponding application for this position here.
Our benefits package was recently recognized for its competitive and inclusive nature. Some highlights include:
- Comprehensive medical and dental insurance plans
- As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we are a qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
- Best in industry 401K employer contribution
- Concierge services and a well-being allowance
More information can be found here: UMN Benefits and M Physicians Benefits.
M Health and Clinical Partnerships
Providers practice at affiliated locations under the M Health Fairview shared care delivery system. This partnership represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to build a nationally known academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
University of Minnesota
The University of Minnesota is among the largest and most prestigious public research universities in the nation. The University Medical School is a premier institution with a long history of leadership and discoveries that have changed the practice of medicine. The nearly 3,000 outstanding faculty members are committed to achieving excellence in research, clinical care, and developing the next generation of health providers.
We are based in Minneapolis and consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America by U.S. News & World Report. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area offers a high quality of life and a low cost of living. You'll find excellent school systems, a robust economy, an award-winning culinary scene, museums of all types, outstanding theaters, and a reliable international airport. If you love the outdoors, you can enjoy all four seasons with the plethora of lakes, parks, and some of the country's best bike trails!
M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.