In a pioneering international initiative, Cornell University and Weill Cornell Medicine established Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar (WCM-Q) through a unique partnership with the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development. We are currently seeking candidates for a faculty position in Pediatrics.
We are seeking an individual with experience in teaching, clinical practice, and research in an academic medical center. The successful candidate will join a growing team of faculty, including pediatricians, at WCM-Q. Faculty based in Doha are expected to teach their specialty, model excellent practices, and contribute to the academic life of the Medical College and medical education community
Candidates should have an M.D. and current American Board certification in Pediatrics, or their accepted equivalents, and a record of excellence in teaching and scholarship. Experience with several learning modalities, including problem based learning (PBL), flip classroom, lectures, small group sessions, and journal clubs is desirable.
WCM-Q and Weill Cornell Medicine in New York share the same mission: to provide the finest medical education possible, conduct research at the cutting edge of knowledge, and improve patient care as well as the health of the community. Full details regarding the WCM-Q program and facilities, including affiliations with ACGME-I accredited clinical sites, can be accessed at http://qatar-weill.cornell.edu.
A comprehensive and highly competitive package, including foreign-service benefits, fully furnished housing, and other supplementary benefits, is provided. The appointment will be on a non-tenure track and is normally for three years in the first instance, renewable by mutual agreement. Clinical faculty will receive clinical privileges to conduct clinical work at affiliated hospitals and will have opportunities for research.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit a thoughtful letter of application outlining their interest in the position and how their skills and experience would benefit this pioneering educational venture, along with a full curriculum vitae, at http://job.qatar-weill.cornell.edu
Please note that due to the high volume of applications, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO/AA/M/F/H/V)