Category: Faculty | Posted DateOpen until filled

Professor-Section Chief Neonatology, Pediatrics

Posted Date: 02/27/2018
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Location: LSU Health Science Center, Shreveport
Closing Date: Open until filled

Section Chief-Neonatology

The Department of Pediatrics at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport is seeking full-time BC/BE Neonatologist to serve as Section Chief.

Job Summary:

Primary responsibilities include patient care, supervision of inpatient NICU, section administration, resident education, and medical student education.   Protected time is available to pursue clinical and/or laboratory research interests. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  

The Children’s Hospital at University Health is the only major academic medical center in the area and receives patients from a catchment area with a radius of approximately 75-100 miles which includes a population of approximately 1½ million people. The Pediatric Department is a large academic multispecialty department with active clinical and basic research programs.  

Shreveport is an attractive, comfortable, small Southern city with excellent schools, good restaurants, and multiple cultural opportunities. It is an excellent place to raise children.

To Apply:

If you are interested in an opportunity to help grow and further develop an academic Pediatric Neonatology program and provide a vital service to the community in an attractive Southern locale, please submit a CV to: Jacob Chambers, MBA Business Manager, Department of Pediatrics, LSUHSC-S, 1501 Kings Hwy, Shreveport LA 71103. Email:

LSUHSC – Shreveport is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The LSU Systems Office has provided LSUHSC-Shreveport employees with excellent benefit options designed with you and your dependents in mind. Our Benefit Section is available between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, to help answer any questions you might have about these benefits.