Academic Transplant Pulmonologist

University of Wisconsin- Madison
Madison, Wisconsin
Sep 08, 2021
Sep 08, 2022
Pulmonary Disease
Full Time
Position Type

Academic Transplant Pulmonologist

University of Wisconsin - Madison
Associate/Assistant Professor (CHS/CT) Clinician-Educator Track/ Clinical Track/
Associate/Assistant Professor (Tenure track)

We are seeking (2) Transplant Pulmonologists to join our Lung Transplant program!

  • The only Medicare-certified program in Wisconsin. The UW program is affiliated with the William S Middleton Memorial VA- the oldest and most active transplant center in the VA.
  • We have recognized Care Centers by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Pulmonary Hypertension Association, and Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
  • Rich opportunities to collaborate on research in transplant rejection, tolerance, and interstitial lung diseases.

This position will have clinical responsibilities including:

  • Provision of care (inpatient and outpatient) for patients with Advanced Pulmonary Disease and Lung Transplant in the UW Health and VA hospital and clinics.
  • Evaluation of patients for lung transplant listing
  • A range of additional areas of potential clinical involvement.
  • Qualified candidate may serve as Lung Transplant Program Associate Director.
  • Participate in teaching and in QI/research projects within the Lung Transplant program.
  • Candidates for the Tenure Track will have protected research time (25% clinical duties) & will be expected to have a demonstrated record of research success (publication record, extra mural funding).


  • MD/ DO or equivalent, eligible for a Wisconsin Medical License
  • BE/BC in Pulmonary and CC Medicine with added experience/training in Lung Transplant and other Advanced Pulmonary Diseases patients are required.
  • Professionalism and strong interpersonal and communication skills are expected.
  • Women and members of underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Wisconsin is #4 most physician-friendly state and Madison is frequently ranked among Best Places to Live. We offer competitive salaries and a generous benefits package. To learn more, see

Please direct questions / letter of interest with CV, to:

Nizar N. Jarjour, M.D.; Professor and Head,

Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division

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through Service, Scholarship, Science, and Social Responsibility

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

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