Employment Opportunity

Director Pediatric Dermatology


The Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine is seeking candidates for the position of Director of the Pediatric Dermatology Program at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore.

The successful Director candidate will have board certification and clinical experience in Pediatric Dermatology in complex and diverse patient populations. He/she will believe in teamwork and have demonstrated the ability to successfully support multidisciplinary research and clinical initiatives. Candidates will have demonstrated leadership and effectiveness in building new initiatives. He/she will enhance growth through faculty recruits and creation of program projects. He/she will have appropriate experience to direct pediatric dermatology education for residents and medical students.

Established in 1973, the Division of Dermatology at Montefiore Medical Center has evolved into a leading academic program. The Division currently has 19 residents and 11 fulltime and 4 part-time faculty members. The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) is a 192-bed inpatient facility with over 50,000 emergency department visits/year and over 9000 admissions/year. CHAM is the primary clinical teaching site for 17 different pediatric subspecialty training programs.

Montefiore combines nationally recognized clinical excellence with a population health perspective that focuses on the comprehensive needs of the communities it serves. The health system delivers coordinated, compassionate, science-driven care where, when, and how patients need it most. Montefiore is comprised of 11 hospitals, including the Children's Hospital at Montefiore, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and close to 200 outpatient care sites. It has some 17,000 employees and has the second-largest medical residency program in the country, with 1,251 residents and fellows across 89 programs. Montefiore’s partnership with Einstein advances clinical and translational research to accelerate the pace at which new discoveries become the treatments and therapies that benefit patients. Montefiore is based in Bronx, NY which is an extraordinarily diverse area and an easy commute from Manhattan, New Jersey, Westchester County and more.

Required Qualifications
• M.D. or D.O. degree
• Board certification in Dermatology and Pediatric Dermatology
• An outstanding record of personal accomplishment in clinical care and teaching
• A record of accomplishment in research is supported but not required
• A demonstrated commitment to fostering racial, ethnic and gender diversity
• A record of fostering an environment of teamwork and inclusivity
• A strong work ethic and commitment to personal and institutional integrity

Interested applicants should send a short letter of interest in the position and an up-to-date CV to the Chief of the Division of Dermatology, Beth McLellan at bmclella@montefiore.org We offer a highly competitive salary with generous benefits including 403(b), long-term disability, short-term disability and continuing medical education (CME) with paid stipend.

3411 Wayne Ave
Bronx, NY 10461

Beth McLellan