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UT Health Assistant Professor, Allergy/Immunology - Pediatrics, McGovern Medical School in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor, Allergy/Immunology - Pediatrics, McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 2100001W

McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center, invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure clinical track as an Assistant Professor in Allergy and Immunology in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonary Medicine.

The selected candidate will contribute to the department’s mission to educate health science professionals, discover and translate advances in the biomedical and social sciences, and model the best practices in clinical care and public health through clinical service, teaching, research, administrative activities, and other service.

Position Key Accountabilities:

The Assistant Professor in Pediatrics-Allergy/Immunology will provide direct patient care in a clinic and hospital setting.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing comprehensive services in allergy and immunology, including patients with primary immunodeficiency

  • Providing services such as immediate hypersensitivity skin testing, immunotherapy, desensitization, and food challenges

  • Collaborating with a senior allergist immunologist and pediatric pulmonary specialists within the division, and other members of the patient’s care team.

  • Participating in the education and training of medical students, residents, and staff.


The selected candidate must have a Texas Medical License or be eligible for a Texas Faculty Temporary License. Applicants must be Board Certified in Pediatrics and Board Certified or eligible to be board certified in Allergy and Immunology.

Qualified applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence, discovery and service, have potential to be outstanding in their field of expertise, and share an interest in fulfilling the common goals of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

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