Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

General Dermatologist- Faculty Opportunity

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/12/2022 2:31 PM)
Specialty Area

Summary of Position

The Department of Dermatology at Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine is seeking energized and committed candidates to apply for the role of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor of Dermatology. The new faculty member will be responsible for building a robust clinical practice while playing an integral role within the Dermatology Residency program.


Temple's Department of Dermatology offers patients with all types of skin conditions some of the latest medical and surgical treatment options, as well as the opportunity to enroll in therapeutic clinical trials. Our dermatologists are leaders in the field and are committed to increasing our understanding of dermatologic diseases through clinical practice and innovative research. Providing a full spectrum of comprehensive dermatology services in a variety of hospital and outpatient settings throughout the Philadelphia region including; Temple’s Health Science Campus, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Fort Washington and Center City.


Candidate Qualifications
• M.D. or D.O. with active board certification or board eligibility in Dermatology.
• Training from an ACGME-accredited residency program.
• Academic credentials for a faculty appointment at the appropriate rank.
• Possession or eligibility to receive an unrestricted medical license from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
• Excellent communications skills
• Strong interest in teaching, and patient care.
• Steadfast commitment to care for our multicultural underserved patient population, and to support and promulgate diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients.

Benefit Highlights
• Generous 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
• Paid malpractice insurance, and more!


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.

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Procedure for Candidacy

In order to be considered for this position, you must complete an online application. Your application will not be considered complete and until you have submitted all of the required documents and information. All documents must be in PDF format.


Application materials should include a curriculum vita, personal statement stating your qualifications, professional goals, three professional references names/contact information and a statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions is strongly encouraged.


Please address your application to: Sylvia Hsu, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology, C/O Michael R. Lester, Assistant Dean, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu


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


COVID-19 vaccinations are required for employment at Temple University, unless granted a religious or medical exemption (see 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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