Opportunities

We are currently advertising for the a number of opportunities, including positions in faculty, postdoctoral, research, and administrative listed below.

Pulmonary & Critical Care Academic Intensivist Opportunities

Job Summary:

Yale School of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, seeks academic intensivists. These faculty positions require both day and night attending coverage of the medical intensive care unit, supervision of fellows, and contribution to the clinical, educational, and research missions of the division.

Minimum requirements include:

  • board eligibility/certification in pulmonary and critical care medicine,
  • clinical experience in critical care and pulmonary disease,
  • strong interpersonal skills, and

This posting will remain open until filled. Review of applications will begin April 1, 2014. Please send a cover letter and CV to:

Teretha Brooks
HR Manager for Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, 
PO Box 208057
New Haven, CT 06520-8057 
Email: teretha.brooks@yale.edu

Yale University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans and members of minority groups.

Assistant Professor

Job Summary:

Yale School of Medicine, Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, is looking to hire multiple candidates at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Successful candidates must have outstanding research skills and extramural funding. These physician scientists would be expected to develop cutting edge, lung disease relevant research in basic, translational or clinical aspects of lung disease with preference to those with expertise in high throughput, imaging or genomic technologies as part of the Section’s strategic mission to excel in Personalized Medicine of lung Disease. These ladder-track faculty positions require participation in research, educational and clinical activities as well as the ability to provide attending coverage of the medical intensive care unit outpatient and inpatient services and supervision of fellows. They are expected to make a significant contribution to the clinical, educational, and research missions of the division and to take leadership positions as they emerge.

Minimum requirements include:

  • extramural research funding
  • strong research credentials and publication track record
  • board eligibility/certification in pulmonary and critical care medicine
  • clinical experience in critical care and pulmonary disease

Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled

Please send a cover letter and CV to: 

Teretha Brooks
HR Manager for Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine,
PO Box 208057
New Haven, CT 06520-8057 
Email: teretha.brooks@yale.edu


Yale University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale values diversity in its faculty, students, and staff and especially welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans and members of minority groups.

Director of the Advanced Lung Disease Program

Job Summary:

The ALDP Director is an Assistant/Associate level Professor who provides leadership and management of clinical activities related to the subspecialty programs within the practice of the Section, including inpatient, ambulatory, and outreach sites. The ALDP director reports to the Section Chief and the Clinical Chief and works closely with the directors of the ambulatory services, the MICU and the subspecialty programs. The medical director is responsible for integrating care between inpatient and ambulatory settings, optimizing and streamlining that care, developing and supporting initiatives to enhance the quality and safety of the subspecialty pulmonary practices, and enhancing efficiency, collegiality and cooperation. The director also works together with leaders of research and subspecialty programs to ensure that research is integrated seamlessly in ALDP. 

This posting will remain open until filled. Review of applications will begin July 1, 2014

Please send a cover letter and CV to: 

Teretha Brooks
HR Manager for Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, 
PO Box 208057
New Haven, CT 06520-8057 
Email: teretha.brooks@yale.edu

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Demonstrate the professional skills and behaviors to promote integrated sub-specialty pulmonary care across various programs
  • Develop clinical and communication strategies that will ensure comprehensive, seamless, and cost effective care across ambulatory, inpatient, and outreach settings
  • Adhere to the principles of patient-centered care
  • Develop quality and safety initiatives that will enhance healthcare delivery to patients with advanced pulmonary diseases
  • Develop clinical protocols that will enable streamlining transitions of care
  • Facilitate clinical research in the pulmonary sub-specialty programs
  • Partner with Yale New Haven Hospital administration and Yale University and other physician leaders to assure the highest quality of patient care.
  • Work collaboratively with the Director of Ambulatory Services and the clinic manager to enhance operations, problem solve, and assure a cohesive approach to policy and planning.
  • Monitor competency, including performance of annual reviews of all sub-specialty programs.
  • Work together with Section Chief, Medical Chief and all program leaders to ensure seamless integration of research and clinical missions
  • Monitor the health status of the patients served by the ALDP, maintaining awareness of current evidence-based interventions and best practices that meet these health status needs.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Qualified and licensed to practice medicine in the State of Connecticut
  • Board certified or board eligible in Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care Medicine, with at least five years of responsibility in a position as a leader and administrator in ambulatory care.
  • Nationally Recognized expertise in one of the sub-specialty areas with the ALDP
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Expertise with EPIC electronic health record (preferred)
  • Experience with Clinical and Patient-Centered Outcomes research (preferred)

Yale University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans and members of minority groups.

Postgraduate Opportunity

Job Summary:

An excellent opportunity for the right candidate to provide support research activities at the section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Working under the supervision of the Section chief or designated program leaders, play a central role in human (NIH, foundation or industry) related research protocols, including welcoming of research subjects, enrollments, follow up and communication.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • perform chart review to identify specific criteria for studies;participate in presentations or orientation of subjects or participants,
  • collect and handle specimens in the clinic or laboratory environment including use of centrifuges and appropriate aliquoting and labeling,
  • process and summarize data using scientific or statistical techniques; assist in data interpretation and analyses; report on status of research activities, and
  • interact with regulatory committees and provides data for human subject or budgetary committees.

Appointments are for two years. Please send CV to teretha.brooks@yale.edu.

Required Education and Experience:

Applicants should have received a graduate degree in an appropriate discipline within three years of the desired starting date, or should expect to complete all requirements for such a degree prior to the desired starting date. Good interaction skills are a must, as is a good knowledge of word processing and data analysis software. Understanding of database structure, biomedical research, and basic statistics are preferred.

Required Licenses or Certifications:

N/A

Physical Requirements:

Needs to be able to move timely between sites, reach to high spaces and carry samples, accompany patients as required to studies as required.


Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, covered veterans, and members of minority groups.

Interventional Pulmonologist

Job Summary:

We are looking to hire an interventional pulmonologist at the Assistant Professor level to join our growing but established IP program. The qualified individual will be trained and proficient in all interventional pulmonary procedures, including but not limited to EBUS, EMN, percutaneous tracheostomy, pleuroscopy, rigid bronchoscopy, airway stenting and difficult airway management. The candidate will have completed an interventional pulmonary fellowship, passed the IP board examination or demonstrate proficiency in advanced bronchoscopic and pleural procedures. This individual will be responsible for both inpatient and outpatient clinical work, teaching PCCSM/IP fellows, housestaff and physician extenders, while also participating in the research goals of the division.

The posting will remain open until filled.

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2014.

Please send a cover letter and CV to:

Teretha Brooks,

HR manager for Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

PO Box 208057

New Haven, CT

06520-8057

Email:

teretha.brooks@yale.edu

Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual's sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Help establish an IP program at Yale-New Haven Hospital, St. Raphael’s campus
  • Maintain the established IP program at the West Haven VA
  • Work cohesively with the IP team at Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Direct and facilitate care provided by a PA at one or more of the institutions
  • Demonstrate the professional skills and behaviors to promote comprehensive, cost effective and patient-focused care
  • Adhere to principles of patient-centered care
  • Enhance clinical protocols for management of airway and pleural diseases
  • Educate, using up-to-date and evidence-based medicine, the IP fellow and other house-staff
  • Develop and/or participate in clinical and translational IP research
  • Participate in the Thoracic Oncology Program and activities of the Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine division of Yale School of Medicine.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Qualified and licensed to practice medicine in the State of Connecticut
  • Board certified or board eligible in Interventional Pulmonary medicine
  • Board certified or board eligible in Pulmonary and Critical Care medicine
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Expertise with EPIC electronic health record (preferred)
  • Experience with Clinical and Patient-Centered Outcomes research (preferred)