Physician - Nephrology

Kansas City, KS 66160

Specialty Nephrology
Profession Physician

The University of Kansas Health System Division of Nephrology is seeking a faculty nephrologist to join their outstanding team.

Position:

  • Seeking a candidate with a commitment to clinical care and experience in clinical research
  • Special interest in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching and/or service
  • The qualified candidate will be a member of the Jared Grantham Kidney Institute, one of the leading basic science and clinical/translational research centers in the country and receives $7 million in NIH funding annually
  • Existing areas of research strength include polycystic kidney diseases, glomerular development and diseases, mineral metabolism and health outcomes research

About The University of Kansas Health System:

  • 910-bed academic medical center
  • 11th consecutive year ranking with US New and World Reports Best Hospital designation
  • Consistently earns national recognition for outstanding quality and safety
  • Best Hospital in Kansas City for the 8th time & Best Hospital in Kansas for the 6th time (the only hospital to have received these awards since their inception)
  • Magnet designation in nursing achieved for the fourth consecutive year

About Kansas City:

  • The Kansas City metropolitan area has a bi-state population of greater than 2 million
  • A hidden gem winning the award of Americas 4th most Cultured City by Travel+Leisure magazine
  • Affordable housing including downtown lofts, suburban neighborhoods, and rural properties
  • A robust arts scene including symphony, ballet, theatre and museums
  • Sports enthusiasts can enjoy a variety of professional and collegiate sports
  • Outdoor activities abound year round with more than 600 parks and 24 public lakes

Please send CV/Cover Letter or directly contact:
Terri Houchen,
Physician Recruiter
University of Kansas Health System
thouchen@kumc.edu  Cell: (913) 965-6756