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Department Chair

We seek a recognized leader with proven leadership and management skills as well as an outstanding academic background. The chair will provide strategic and administrative leadership of the highest quality to the department as well as the school and its academic health system in its research, teaching, and clinical missions.

Read the position vacancy listing for Chair, Department of Pediatrics for further details. The deadline for assuring full consideration is November 5, 2023; however, positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.

Faculty Positions

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Child Protection

Child Abuse Pediatrician (CHS/CT 286234)

Developmental Pediatrics & Rehabilitation Medicine

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician/Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Physician (CHS 264312)

Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Physician (CHS/CT 284685)

Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Pediatric Transplant Hepatologist (CHS 283639)

General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine

Urgent Care Pediatrician (CHS/CT 287203)

Genetics & Metabolism

Clinical Geneticist (CHS/CT 262693)

Clinical Geneticist (CHS 263554/Tenure 263553)

Division Chief of Genetics and Metabolism (CHS/CT 271154)

Hematology, Oncology & Bone Marrow Transplant

Pediatric Neuro Oncologist (CHS/CT 281077)

Bone Marrow Transplant Physician (CHS/CT 282565)

Neonatology & Newborn Nursery

Neonatology Physician Scientist (CHS: 264065/Tenure: 264063)

Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine

Pediatric Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine Physician (CHS 286007)

Administrative and Research Staff Openings

Find a full listing of career opportunities at UW–Madison on the Jobs at UW webpage.

Meet Our Recruitment Team

The Department of Pediatrics recruitment team is dedicated to recruiting new faculty and staff to support the department’s dedication to continued excellence and growth. Our recruitment team members strive to attract candidates who are compassionate, diverse, empathetic, accountable, innovative, respectful, and collaborative. Creating a positive pediatric candidate recruitment experience is important to our department, and we strive to create an equitable and inclusive process, every step of the way. On, Wisconsin!

Dolly TorresDolly Torres, Pediatric Recruitment Coordinator

Dolly has been with the Department of Pediatrics for 12 years. She enjoys getting to know candidates and providing resources on area schools, neighborhoods and surrounding communities, culture in Madison, and much more. Dolly is full of fun facts about American Family Children’s Hospital and the department in general. Dolly specializes in recruiting faculty, advanced practice providers (APPs), and staff.

Leigh Fredericks, Pediatric Faculty Recruiter

Leigh has been with the Department of Pediatrics since 2022 and has been a faculty recruiter since 2013. She enjoys interacting with candidates and sharing why the UW School of Medicine and Public Health is the best place to call home. Leigh specializes in recruiting faculty.