Nephrology Clinical Investigator Scientist

Hershey, Pennsylvania
Jul 30, 2018
Jan 27, 2019
Heather Peffley
Full Time
Position Type

The Division of Nephrology at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State College of Medicine (Hershey, PA) is seeking an NIH-funded Clinical Investigator/Scientist to join an expanding Division of Nephrology. A highly competitive departmental and institutional start-up package will supplement the candidate’s extramural support to strengthen and expand the candidate’s ongoing research with the goal of developing novel scholarly initiatives within the division and the institution in the field of renal disease. Joint appointments in basic science departments are anticipated.

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is a 551-bed adult and pediatric Level I trauma center. As Central Pennsylvania’s only academic medical center and home to Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital and Penn State College of Medicine, we are sought out as a resource for the most complex adult and pediatric cases. We are committed to provide a professional environment that supports staff development and quality patient care.

Located in Hershey, PA, we offer a great place to live, work, play, and learn.  Our local neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture.  Hershey's community is rich in history and offers a diverse culture conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC.  


Appropriate candidates must possess a MD, MD/PhD or foreign equivalent, NIH funding, the ability to obtain a medical license in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

For more information please contact:  Heather Peffley, Physician Recruiter at