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Faculty - Pediatric Rheumatology

Children’s Nebraska Omaha, NE Salary, Varies
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Children’s Nebraska, with the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, is currently recruiting a BC/BE Pediatric Rheumatologist to join our team which includes a pediatric rheumatologist, 2 full time nurses, and one full time physician assistant. The ideal candidate will provide care to children with rheumatologic diseases, help to expand our established and rapidly growing clinical practice, and be involved in education and/or research. 

Position Highlights
The division is looking to active expand with the goal of establishing a fellowship training program. The division of pediatric rheumatology places emphasis equally on both clinical care and academics/research. All candidates will be offered an academic appointment with the University of Nebraska Medical Center, rank commensurate with experience. Appointment is available at the rank of assistant or associate professor, tenure, or non-tenure track, depending on qualifications. The amount of protected time for research, education, or other academic purposes will be determined by the qualifications and interests of the candidate. Clinical responsibilities are mainly outpatient focused, but they involve inpatient rounding as well. There are many opportunities to participate in education and research based on the candidate’s interests.

About Children’s Nebraska
Children’s Nebraska is a 225-bed nonprofit organization caring for children since 1948. Founded by the community and for the community, Children’s is the only full-service, pediatric specialty health center in Nebraska, providing expertise in more than 50 pediatric specialty services to children across a five-state region and beyond. As the region’s pediatric healthcare leader, we’re dedicated to exceptional care, advocacy, research, and education. Our state-of-the-art Hubbard Center for Children is home to Nebraska’s only Level IV regional Newborn Intensive Care Unit, Fetal Care Center, the state’s only Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, a first-in-the-region Cardiac Care Unit, and more. 

The Child Health Research Institute, an innovative partnership between UNMC and Children’s Nebraska, promotes research in pediatric health, consolidates research in pediatric disease from both hospitals into one institute, and advances knowledge about childhood health and diseases. It was established in 2017 and aims to assist investigators with start-up funding and infrastructure for clinical, basic science or translational research. 

The health of a child is impacted by more than just the medical care they receive: it’s impacted by the community they live, learn, and play in. Our goal is to create communities that are safe and healthy and empower families to thrive. Whether we’re providing care for critically ill children or championing child-centered legislation, we strive to improve the lives of children, families, and entire communities.

About Omaha
With a population of nearly one million, Omaha offers a delightful mix of the amenities, diversity, and culture experience of a large city with the traffic, cost of living and friendliness of a smaller midwestern community. The city has been thoughtful and proactive in expansion and rejuvenation projects that boast running and biking trails throughout the city, restaurants, live music as well as being a recurring host of national and Olympic level sporting events. Greater Omaha has an outstanding educational system of public and private schools and is home to numerous universities and colleges. All of this, combined with a diverse economy with multiple Fortune 500 companies, makes for an extraordinary quality of life.

Our competitive benefits package includes the following and more:

  • Excellent Health and Retirement benefits
  • Paid time off (at least 4 weeks per year)
  • Reimbursement for licensing, CME activities, conferences, business travel
  • Generous relocation assistance package


  • Doctorate degree in Medicine (MD, DO)
  • Board-certified or board-eligible in pediatric rheumatology
  • Eligible for Nebraska medical license

We are committed to increasing diversity in our organizations to reflect the population that we serve and encourage applications from all candidates who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Nominations, expressions of interest and applications (including cover letter and CV/resume) should be submitted to Jacki Nun, Administrator, Physician & Faculty Affairs or 712-251-7444.

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Full-time Employee
Date Posted June 14, 2024
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, Varies
Shift Custom
SOC Category 29-1069.00 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other
Zipcode 68114
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