Pediatric Otolaryngology Division Chief - Nebraska

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine is recruiting a Division Chief and faculty for the Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology. Individuals will hold a faculty position at The University of Nebraska in the Department of Otolaryngology which is chaired by Dr. Dwight Jones. Pediatric Otolaryngology faculty share a robust clinical practice in an outstanding facility where teaching, education, research, and advocacy are premier. There are strong partnerships with over 50 subspecialty services including pulmonology, sleep, allergy, neurology, etc. This is an environment that is growing and supportive of faculty with a passion for their patients, training medical students, residents, and fellows, working closely with colleagues, and embracing educational, academic and research opportunities. We seek individuals with strong emotional and social intelligence and a demonstrated ability to connect with others in a meaningful way at all levels of the organization and un versity.

Children’s is a vibrant free standing pediatric teaching hospital and Nebraska’s only full service pediatric specialty health care center focused on extraordinary clinical care, education, clinical and outcomes research and advocacy. The hospital is embarking on transformational programmatic and physical growth to address our local, regional, national and global patient care. The hospital has a Level IV Regional NICU, Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, Specialized Clinical Pediatric Services, and 24/7 Pediatric Intensivists. We have 50+ Specialty Clinics, 200+ Specialists, 14 Satellite Offices, Pediatric Fellowship programs, and is Magnet Certified. Our new campus expansion plans include an additional 100 beds to the existing 145, expansion to the Newborn Intensive Care Unit, Fetal Care Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Cardiac Center including dedicated intensive care, Short-Stay Observation Unit, Emergency Department, and Surgical Services. The expansion also includes facilities for Education, Clinical & Outcomes Research.

Omaha is a vibrant metropolitan with a population of over 925,000 which enjoys four distinct seasons. The people of Omaha make it a safe city where it is special to live and enjoy all the amenities of a big city with the warmth of the Midwest. The area is rich in cultural activities including a professional symphony, ballet, theater, art, history and children’s museums, as well as a world class zoo. Additionally, Greater Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools. There are numerous universities and colleges most notably the University of Nebraska at Omaha, the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Creighton University, and the College of Saint Mary’s. In addition to the many collegiate sports, Omaha hosts the Olympic Swim Trials, the Olympic Curling Trials, and the College World Series just to name a few. All this combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 companies make for an extraordinary quality of life.

Nominations, expressions of interest and applications (including cover letter and CV/resume) should be submitted to: Geralyn Azizkhan, Director, Physician and Faculty Affairs,, or 402-955-6585, Cell: 402-979-3103 

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