Pediatric Genetic Counselor-Instructor
University of Colorado School of Medicine / Children’s Hospital Colorado
Department of Pediatrics/Section of Genetics & Metabolism
Position #7291 / Job Posting #04503
The Department of Pediatrics Section of Genetics has an opening for a full time position—Genetic Counselor. It is associated with Children’s Hospital Colorado, but also serves the University of Colorado Hospital on the Anschutz Medical Campus.
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus ranks among the top institutions nationally in clinical care, education and research. Its 230-acre campus, designed to enhance collaboration and interprofessional education, hosts the College of Nursing; the Schools of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Public Health; the Graduate School; a Health Sciences Library; and two hospitals. Strategically located contiguous to the campus are a biosciences research park and the soon-to-be-completed Veterans Hospital. CU Anschutz offers two undergraduate degrees, 35 graduate degrees, and five first-professional programs. More than 4,000 students learn alongside faculty members who also make meaningful medical discoveries and provide expert clinical care through 1.5 million patient-visits annually. A hub for research and innovation, CU Anschutz receives over $400 million in research awards each year and has filed 1,300 patent applications and formed 53 new companies since 2002.
A national leader in health care and life sciences, CU Anschutz is the only comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. Located in Aurora, Colo., it is one of the newest education, research and patient care facilities in the world. With six schools and colleges, CU Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by blending education, research and clinical care all in one place. This strategic collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel directly from the research bench to the patient’s bedside. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here [http://www.ucdenver.edu/about/WhoWeAre/Documents/CUAnschutz_facts.pdf]
The Anschutz Medical Campus is in Aurora, CO near Denver. And in case you didn’t already know, Colorado is essentially one big outdoor playground that offers: hiking, biking, skiing, snowboarding, kayaking, rock climbing, canyoneering, and countless other fun adventures. It is easy to get outside when the sun shines almost every day! Denver also has impressive theatrical performances, diverse cultural events, and numerous farm-to-table and trendy restaurants.
Applications are ONLY accepted electronically; refer to job posting 04503.
Direct link: https://www.cu.edu/cu-careers