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Academic Obstetrician/Gynecologist

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Closing date
Oct 24, 2024

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Full Time
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The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University seeks full-time faculty in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences. The selected physicians will provide general gynecology and obstetrical care to patients at Temple University Hospital and its outpatient facilities, and will participate in the education and training of medical students and residents.

If you possess outstanding clinical skills, the ability to work independently and collaboratively with other health care providers and support staff, a strong interest in teaching - including bedside and didactic teaching and resident supervision – and credentials for a faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level or higher, contact us today!

Temple University Hospital (TUH), an 879-bed tertiary- and quaternary-level acute care hospital, is in the same campus as the School of Medicine. TUH is a high volume urban medical center, with over 338,000 outpatient visits and over 2,500 births annually. The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences employs approximately 30 MDs or MD/PhDs, plus supporting administrative, nursing and research staff. There are five clinical divisions including General Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology), Reproductive Endocrinology and Gynecologic Oncology. The department supports 25 residents.

Candidate Qualifications

  • MD, DO or Foreign Equivalent
  • Board certified or active candidate in OB/Gyn required
  • Academic credentials for a faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or above
  • Eligibility to receive an unrestricted medical license and DEA in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to employment
  • Must possess outstanding clinical skills, and the ability to work independently and collaboratively with other health care providers and support staff

In addition to a competitive salary, and comprehensive suite of benefits – including a generous 403b retirement match, health, dental, vision, life, malpractice, paid vacation, CME, a tuition remission program and more – the position offers a uniquely supportive practice environment strengthened by Temple’s mission-driven culture to provide and promote world class patient care, research, and medical education

Temple Health is one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, with 20 clinical departments; 8 Basic Science Departments; 13 Research Center (all of which are engaged in patient care education and research) and more than 1,000 physicians and scientists sharing the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.

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Procedure for Candidacy

In order to be considered for this position, you must complete an online application:

Application materials should include a current curriculum vita (CV) and contact information for three professional references. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.

For confidential inquires and or questions about the opportunity please contact Jessica N. Vega, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter,

We are especially interested in qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

COVID-19 vaccinations are required for students, faculty and staff working in healthcare settings at Temple University, unless granted a religious or medical exemption (see

Lewis Katz School of medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

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