Pediatric Pulmonologist, North Alabama Children's Specialists, Children's of Alabama

Pediatric Pulmonologist, North Alabama Children's Specialists, Children's of Alabama
Pediatrics - Pulmonology, Academic Med, Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine
Huntsville, AL

pediatric pulmonary faculty

The University of Alabama Health Services Foundation is recruiting for an Assistant or Associate Professor level Pediatric Pulmonologist to join the clinical faculty based at North Alabama Children’s Specialists Clinic location operated by Children's of Alabama in Huntsville, AL. 

Required Qualifications:

  • MD, DO, or MD/PhD
  • Board Certified in Pediatrics
  • Board certified/Board Eligible in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine

The selected candidate will provide care at Children’s of Alabama North Alabama Children’s Specialists Clinic (NACS) in Huntsville, AL. Strong clinical demand and an expanding division will offer the new faculty member an exciting array of opportunities to participate in its growth and development. The two current physicians are looking to add a third fulltime clinical position with 8 half days per week. The candidate will be expected to rotate on the call schedule, one week out of three for inpatient consults. 

Position Specifics

North Alabama Children's Specialist Clinic

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North Alabama Children’s Specialists was established in 1994. Our practice is home to two pediatric pulmonary specialists and one pediatric neurology specialist. In addition, pediatric specialists in the field of adult congenital heart disease, pediatric rheumatology, pediatric general surgery, pediatric neurosurgery, pediatric gastroenterology hold monthly clinics in our office. 

Physicians and other clinical faculty candidates who will be employed by the University of Alabama Health Services Foundation (UAHSF) or other UAB Medicine entities, must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and background check. 

Division of Pediatric Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine

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The Pediatric Pulmonary division at UAB is a leader in all facets of academic medicine including care, education, and research. It includes 15 faculty members and nearly 85 divisional personnel dedicated to advancing our understanding and treatment of pediatric pulmonary disorders. 

University of Alabama

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Our mission at UAB is to champion equity and inclusion and, in particular, to advocate for inclusive excellence and equity so that UAB students, faculty, staff, community partners and friends can flourish and excel. Our mission to inspired by what we value, what we learn from research and what we teach and share with the world. It is our goal to inspire our people to take a courageous step to inspire equity and inclusive excellence throughout our state, nation, and the world, every day. 

Location - Huntsville, AL

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The high-tech city of Huntsville, which sprawls at the foot of a mountain in North Alabama, is equally at home in the 19th century or the 21st. The city is one of the most recognized cities in the Southeast – consistently named as one of the best places to live and work by a variety of national publications and noted as a premier location for both business and quality of life.

Huntsville’s attractions reflect the heritage of Alabama’s first English-speaking city, the strife of the American Civil War and the accomplishments of America’s rocket scientists. The city is nicknamed “The Rocket City” for its close history with U.S. space missions. Huntsville has been important in developing space technology since the 1950s. 

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Huntsville Botanical Garden

Take in the natural wonders on display in the numerous gardens and trails. The nature center is home to Nation’s largest open aired butterfly house, as well as numerous waterfalls and ponds and supports both vegetation and wildlife. The popular Garden Railway, vegetable and four seasons gardens, and bird trail are sure to make for a delightful and varied experience.

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Monte Sano State Park

Located on the slopes of Monte Sano Mountain, the park features 1930’s era rustic cottage and hiking trails with scenic overlooks and picnic areas. Modern campsites are also available and make for a great experience for any outdoor enthusiast.

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How to apply

How to Apply

The University of Alabama, Birmingham School of Medicine (UAB) has retained the services of Academic Med, leader in healthcare recruitment solutions for academic medical centers, to assist with this strategically important recruitment effort. This search is led by Gentry Zacheis, Managing Principal of Academic Med. Mr. Zacheis and his team will be working closely with Hector Gutierrez, MD, Professor & Director, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine at UAB. Please submit applications, nominations, and/or confidential inquiries to: Applications should include a Curriculum Vitae and a Letter of Interest. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans. A pre-employment background check investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.