Title:  Assistant Professor - Emergency Medicine

Division:  Pediatrics
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  249

Division: Pediatrics (80001016) 

Department: Pediatrics - Emergency Medicine (90002424) 

Employment Duration: Full-time 

Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:


Baylor (www.bcm.edu) is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates).


Continually recognized as one of the nation's premier children's healthcare systems, the Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Emergency Medicine Section services the largest pediatric emergency center is South Central Texas, treating more than 130,000 patients annually. Modern, state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, strong nursing and tech support, and a cutting-edge operations system that bolsters professional efforts and overall satisfaction. The section has well-established training practices for multiple levels of learners (fellows, residents, medical students, undergraduate students, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants). Many of our faculty have advanced degrees and/or have specialized training in point of care ultrasound, sedation, global health, education, and research.



The Department of Pediatrics' Section of Emergency Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, in association with the Texas Children's Hospital (TCH), is seeking pediatric emergency medicine (PEM) physicians to provide patient care in our emergency centers at the TCH Woodlands.  Candidates must be PEM fellowship trained and/or PEM board certified/eligible. Candidates will enter at the assistant or associate professor level, tenure or non-tenure track, based on experience and qualifications. Salary and benefit packages are very competitive.


The Section provides PEM coverage to:


  • TCH Medical Center, the largest free-standing pediatric quaternary care hospital in the country with over 75,000 Emergency Center (EC) visits/year (70% are ESI acuity 1-3);
  • TCH West Campus, which opened in 2011 as a suburban free-standing pediatric tertiary care hospital with over 40,000 visits/year (50% are ESI acuity 1-3);
  • TCH Woodlands, which opened in 2017 as a suburban free-standing pediatric tertiary care hospital expected to have over 20,000 visits/year (50% are ESI acuity 1-3). 





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.