Clinician Educator - Pediatric Luminal Gastroenterologist

Stanford, California
$240,000 - $338,000 (based on rank)
Aug 14, 2023
Oct 31, 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Clinician Educator Pediatric Luminal Gastroenterologist

Expertise in Pancreatic Diseases, TPIAT management, and Cystic Fibrosis

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Seeks a Clinician Educator Pediatric Luminal Gastroenterologist with Expertise in Pancreatic Diseases, TPIAT management, and Cystic Fibrosis.

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at Stanford University seeks applications for a Pediatric Gastroenterologist at the Clinical Assistant, Clinical Associate, or Full Professor rank in the Clinician Educator line.

The major criterion for appointment as Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, administrative and/or scholarship appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.

Academic rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

A successful candidate must be able to thrive as a member of a team of physician specialists and advanced practice providers with diverse areas of expertise. The successful applicant should be comfortable with and/or open to inpatient, outpatient and GI procedures and interventions. A dedicated candidate will be working among one of the leading gastroenterology programs in the country, with unique research and innovation opportunities afforded by the world-renowned Stanford Medicine campus.

The successful candidate will participate in the care and management of children with a broad range of gastrointestinal disorders but will be expected to have focused efforts on caring for children with pancreatic disorders (including post-TPIAT management) and children with cystic fibrosis-associated gastrointestinal and hepatologic complications. The successful candidate will be involved in formal and informal teaching of pediatric residents, pediatric gastroenterology fellows, residents and fellows in other specialties, medical students, and other graduate students. The successful applicant should have an M.D., D.O. (or MD/DO/Ph.D or equivalent), and board certification (or eligible) in Pediatrics with subspecialty training in Gastroenterology. The selected candidate will join twenty-eight faculty members and should hold a medical degree and valid license, certification or eligibility in American Board of Pediatrics in Pediatric Gastroenterology subspecialty.

Applications will be reviewed and accepted until the position is filled.

The Pediatric Gastroenterology Program at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital has grown dramatically over the past six years and is currently ranked in the top 15 programs nationally by U.S. News and World Report. Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital has one of the nation’s largest pediatric solid organ transplant programs and is home to a robust ACGME accredited fellowship program in pediatric gastroenterology, with three fellows per year and an additional hepatology transplant fellowship. Internationally recognized for its expertise in gastroenterology and nutrition, the Division’s clinical program cares for more than 10,000 patients each year. The division has significantly grown in the number of faculty over the last 4 years, received a generous donor gift for IBD and Celiac programs which benefits the entire operations, several newer programs launched, and has an incredible culture of mutual respect.

The Stanford Cystic Fibrosis Center cares for >450 patients and is currently the largest CF Center on the West Coast with affiliated programs in San Francisco, Madera, and Reno. Stanford is a CF Foundation Therapeutic Development Network Center with robust clinical research support staff, engaged in >30 active research trials, including GI studies. Additionally, Stanford has a collaborative community of CF Foundation and NIH-sponsored basic/translational researchers focused on CF. Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

The Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates may optionally include as part of their research or teaching statement a brief discussion of how their work will further these ideals.

The Pediatrics Department, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Please submit a cover letter with optional diversity statement and CV to: Apply Here


The expected base pay range for this position is:

Clinical Assistant: $240,000 - $258,000

Clinical Associate: $273,000 - $291,000

Clinical Professor: $311,000 - $338,000

This pay range reflects base pay, which is based on faculty rank and years in rank. It may not include all components of faculty compensation or pay from participation in departmental incentive compensation programs.

For more information about compensation and our wide-range of benefits, including housing assistance, please contact the hiring department.

Stanford University has provided a pay range representing its good faith estimate of what the university reasonably expects to pay for the position. The pay offered to the selected candidate will be determined based on factors including (but not limited to) the experience and qualifications of the selected candidate including equivalent years in rank, training, and field or discipline; internal equity; and external market pay for comparable jobs.

Zachary Sellers, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics Gastroenterology

Search Chair,

c/o Brian Richter, Administrative Services Manager

Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, & Nutrition

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