Assistant Professor - Pediatric Cardiology

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
MCW provides a competitive salary and benefits and is an equal opportunity employer.
October 28 2020
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Assistant Professor - Cardiology

The Division of Cardiology, Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Pediatrics, is actively recruiting a Tenure Track Cardiovascular Researcher to join our pediatric cardiology program within The Herma Heart Institute. Academic rank will be at the Assistant Professor Level.

The Children’s Wisconsin and Medical College of Wisconsin/Froedtert Hospital campus boasts an active community of multidisciplinary researchers and clinicians actively engaged in collaborative discovery science using cutting edge approaches to understand the underpinnings of pediatric and adult cardiovascular disease and develop more effective clinical care.

The ideal candidate will be recruited by the Herma Heart Institute and be expected to develop and maintain an innovative research program in pediatric cardiovascular research within the Children’s Research Institute. When applying, the candidate should have active extramural funding (NIH, AHA, etc.) and demonstrate a strong publication record. We are seeking applicants with a desire to work closely with basic science and clinical collaborators on campus, and mentor the next generation of trainees within the Herma Heart Institute at Children’s Wisconsin and Medical College of Wisconsin. The successful candidate will have access to excellent laboratory space within an enriched cardiovascular research environment, outstanding shared resources and core facilities, administrative support, and competitive start-up funding.

Qualifications for the position include:

  • Doctoral degree (PhD, MD, or MD/PhD)
  • Post Doctoral Experience
  • Active Extramural Funding
  • Competitive Publication Record


    The Medical College offers medical, masters, doctorates, master of public health and master of art degrees. The Medical College works with national and international medical specialty societies and community hospitals to accredit approximately 200 continuing medical education activities annually for physicians and other health professionals.  The Medical College has approximately 1,600 full-time and part-time faculty and approximately 3,445 full-time employees. More than 1,500 physicians from the community serve as volunteer faculty. The Medical College is the ninth largest private employer in metro Milwaukee and has approximately 15,000 alumni.



Children’s Wisconsin is a 306 bed, tertiary care center that has 10 ranked Children’s Specialties in the most recent national U.S. News rankings.  Our freestanding hospital is dedicated solely to the care of children. Children’s Wisconsin is part of the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center Campus, along with the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital. It is a major teaching affiliate of the Medical College and is affiliated with several schools of nursing.  Children’s Wisconsin is one of the busiest pediatric hospitals in the country. It is a Level I Trauma Center and houses 13 inpatient units including a 72-bed pediatric intensive care unit, a 69-bed Level IV neonatal intensive care unit and an eight-bed Level IV Epilepsy Monitoring unit.

MCW provides a competitive salary and benefits and is an equal opportunity employer. 

Applications must be submitted online via the MCW Careers Website:

Interested applicants may also send their Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter to:

Joy Lincoln, Ph.D, FAHA

Professor of Pediatrics

Medical College of Wisconsin

Peter Sommerhauser Chair in Quality, Outcomes and Research

Director, Cardiovascular Research

Herma Heart Institute, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., MS 713

Milwaukee, WI 53226

Telephone: 414-955-7471


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