Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment


Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 months ago(7/21/2022 11:43 AM)
Specialty Area
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Summary of Position

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking fellowship trained candidates for a Urogynecology position at one of Philadelphia’s leading academic medical centers. 


The selected Urogynecologist will work with the Director of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery to expand clinical urogynecology services at Temple University Hospital, Jeanes Campus of Temple University Hospital, and ancillary sites, as well as provide meaningful educational experiences to OB/GYN and Urology residents and medical students. Opportunities exist for engagement in research and candidates with interest in publishing or participating in research is preferred, but not required. 


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.


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Candidate Qualifications

  • MD, DO or Foreign Equivalent
  • Board certification or active candidate in OB/Gyn and Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive  Surgery 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
  • They must possess outstanding clinical skills, and the ability to work independently and collaboratively with other health care providers and support staff

 Benefits Summary

  • Vacation, Holiday, Sick and CME Time
  • CME Stipend & Allowance
  • Health Insurance (Independence Blue Cross), Delta Dental and Vision
  • Tuition Remission
  • 403b – defined contribution with generous employer match

 Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical centers, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients. Giving its patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for its clinical care, research, and medical education. 


Procedure for Candidacy

To be considered for this position applicants must complete the online application.


Please note that your application will not be considered complete until you have submitted all the required documents and information including: Curriculum vitae with personal contact information; and a letter of interest (stating your area of expertise and qualifications, a synopsis of accomplishments and professional goals, and research and/or teaching interests as applicable.)  A statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion, and/or plans for future contributions is strongly encouraged.


Please address your application to : Enrique Hernandez, MD, Chairman, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, C/O Jessica N. Vegas, Senior Physician/Faculty Recruiter, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.


For confidential inquires and or questions about the position please contact Jessica at jessica.vega@tuhs.temple.edu


The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.   


We are especially interested in qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information on our commitment to diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine please visit our OHEDI.


COVID-19 vaccinations are required for employment at Temple University, unless granted a religious or medical exemption (www.temple.edu/coronavirus).


The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. 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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