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Instructor (Pediatric Residency Program)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
UHM John A. Burns School of Medicine
Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children
Date Posted:
November 27, 2017
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins December 13, 2017
Salary Information:
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Monthly Type:
11 Month
Tenure Track:
Non Tenure
Full Time/Part Time:
Part Time - Full Time Equivalency: 50%
private funds

Other Conditions:
  • Private funds, part-time, subject to position clearance and availability of funds; to begin approximately July 2018 and to end on June 30, 2019.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Teach and supervise medical students and pediatric residents.
  2. Create work & call schedules for pediatric residents.
  3. Help with administering the program.
  4. Liaison for communication between residents and program.
  5. Provide clinical coverage during residents’ weekly Academic half-days.
  6. Actively participate in recruitment and selection of interns for the 2019 class.
  7. Develop educational activities.
  8. Perform other scholarly duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. M.D. or D.O. degree from a medical school of recognized standing.
  2. Board certified (within 7 years) or an active board candidate for certification in Pediatrics.
  3. Must have current Hawaii Medical License or have Hawaii Medical License by date of hire.
  4. Completion of a standard residency program or appointment as chief resident in Pediatrics.
  5. Demonstrated potential for teaching/research/scholarship.
  6. Demonstrated ability in patient care and strong medical knowledge.
  7. Poise and good address for meeting and conferring with others.

To Apply:
Submit original cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, CV, names and contact information of 5 professional references and official transcripts (or original documentation from the institution confirming degree or copy of U.S. board certification or U.S. medical license). Copies of transcripts are accepted when used in lieu of current U.S. board certification or current U.S. medical license; however, if used for verification, original transcripts are required upon hire. Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.
  1. Kenneth Nakamura, M.D., Chair, Department of Pediatrics
  2. UH John A. Burns School of Medicine
  3. Department of Pediatrics
  4. 1319 Punahou Street, 7th floor
  5. Honolulu, HI 96826
  1. Kenneth Nakamura, MD.; 808-369-1237;

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