Clinical Geneticist

Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Dec 19, 2018
Jan 18, 2019
Organization Type
Non-Profit and Associations


Clinical Geneticist

Division of Genetics and Genomics, Department of Pediatrics 

Applications are invited for a full time faculty position as Clinical Geneticist with a particular interest in Biochemical Genetics in the Division of Genetics and Genomics in the Pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital and Department of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. We are seeking an outstanding board-certified and licensed clinical geneticist to join a vigorous clinical program directed toward the diagnosis and care of children with genetic and biochemical disorders as full time clinician.  There will be an opportunity to participate in translational or clinical research with relevance to genetics and genomics. Board certification in Medical or Clinical Biochemical Genetics is preferred.

The Division consists of over 15 clinical and biochemical geneticists and 10 laboratories, and resides within a very strong research and clinical community in genetics, developmental biology and related disciplines throughout the Harvard Longwood Medical Area.  The successful candidate also will be expected to take advantage of the many opportunities for teaching house staff and medical students at Boston Children’s Hospital and will be proposed for a Harvard Medical School faculty appointment at the level of assistant or associate professor depending on qualifications.

Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please submit a letter of application, along with a description of clinical, patient care and research interests (3 page maximum), curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation before January 25th. Address materials to Dr. Olaf A. Bodamer, Clinical Chief of Genetics and Genomics, Boston Children’s Hospital, and submit online.  If you have any questions, please email Megan Gentile at

We particularly encourage applications from women and minority candidates.