This is an incredible opportunity to join a collegial academic environment and work in a children’s hospital ranked as one of the best in the U.S. The Division of Pediatric Nephrology has an immediate opening for a Pediatric Nephrologist. Qualified candidates must have an M.D. or D.O. degree, be Board Qualified/Board Certified in Pediatric Nephrology, and possess excellent procedural and clinical skills. The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment on the Clinical or Tenure track in the Department of Pediatrics at the academic level commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The University of Utah provides a competitive salary and an unmatched benefits program, including non-contributory retirement contributions of 20.2% of annual salary that vest immediately. The Department offers an education loan repayment program, in addition to a faculty development and mentoring program designed to help faculty succeed in translational or basic research.

Salt Lake City offers an incredible quality of life with a growing economy, rich cultural scene with ballet, theatre, symphony, opera and museums, outstanding restaurants, and a moderate cost of living. The city is a well-known ski destination and a gateway to the state’s renowned landscapes. In addition to 14 ski resorts, Utah boasts five scenic national parks (with five more within a day’s drive), a variety of golf courses allowing for year-round play, hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails, a picturesque Lake Powell, and numerous other outdoor activities.

Interested individuals can apply for the position at Cover letter and curriculum vitae will be required. For additional information about the position, please contact Raoul Nelson, M.D., at

The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator.

POSITION: Pediatric Nephrologist -  Full Time

LOCATION: Salt Lake City, UT

REQUIREMENTS: Qualified candidates must have a M.D. or D.O. degree, be Board Qualified/Board Certified in Pediatric Nephrology, and possess excellent procedural and clinical skills. The provider must be capable of performing procedures including hemodialysis, continuous renal replacement therapy, peritoneal dialysis, therapeutic plasma exchange, ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, and kidney biopsy with sedation..

NOTES: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, O-1 Visa, H1B Visa

ABOUT: The University of Utah Health Sciences Center is a patient-focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and Respect. The University of Utah HSC values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to the mission of the University of Utah Health Sciences Center.

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