The Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking a second fellowship-trained otolaryngologist to participate in both outpatient and inpatient care of children and adolescents throughout the Temple University Health System. The successful candidate will be board-certified in otolaryngology and will have completed a one- or two-year fellowship in pediatric otolaryngology. This individual will see outpatients at our dedicated pediatric otolaryngology facility in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia and will participate in inpatient care at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. The candidate will be eligible for a full-time appointment to the faculty of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University at either the assistant professor or associate professor level. Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience. 

The Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Temple University has a rich history dating back almost a century. Innovators in our specialty worked here in the early 20th Century, developing procedures and methods that advanced the practice of otolaryngology and added measurable to the quality of patients’ lives. 

That spirit of clinical excellence and the ongoing pursuit of knowledge continue to the present day. Our faculty physicians deliver compassionate and cutting-edge medical and surgical care across the range of the specialty of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. Our otolaryngologists have advanced training and extensive experience in all areas of the field, including pediatric otolaryngology, otology and neurotology, rhinology, laryngology, head and neck surgery, and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. 

In addition, our Department offers a major training program for residents pursuing careers in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. Prior residents have completed training at Temple to enter fellowships in various subspecialties, as well as to begin practice in both private and academic settings. Our educational mission also encompasses training of medical students in otolaryngology, as well as advanced programs in continuing medical education designed to provide ongoing training to practicing physicians and allied health personnel. 

Finally, our Department values basic and clinical research as a core component of the specialty. Residents and faculty are actively involved in otolaryngology research, frequently publishing findings in peer-reviewed journals and presenting papers at national and international meetings. 

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 our patients access to some of the world’s most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for all our clinical care, research, and medical education. 

Procedure for Candidacy

Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita and complete contact information to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, leadership experience and contributions to diversity are encouraged. 

John H. Krouse, MD, PhD, Professor and Chairperson, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education, C/O, Michael R. Lester, Senior Director, Physician Faculty Recruitment and Retention, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu , Phone: 215-707-5666, Fax: 215-707-9452. 

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. 

Contact Us: michael.lester@tuhs.temple.edu