Clinician Educator Assistant Professor of Radiology (req15233)

  • University of New Mexico
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • Apr 23, 2021
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description

 Posting Number req15233

Employment Type: Faculty

Faculty Type Clinician Educator

Hiring Department Radiology General (499B)

Academic Location School of Medicine

Benefits Eligible The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.

Position Summary

The Department of Radiology at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is seeking applicants for a full-time Radiologist with specialization or focused interest in Emergency/Trauma Imaging. This is a faculty position that will report to the Department Chair. This position involves interpretation of CT, ultrasound, and radiography across all organ systems including neurologic, thoracic, musculoskeletal, vascular, genitourinary, gastrointestinal, gynecologic, and early obstetric. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to assist in other subspecialties according to their interest or expertise.

The clinical schedule will include rotating weeks through afternoon shifts (12pm - 8pm), evening shifts (4:30pm - 12:30am) and night shifts (11pm - 8am), with ample non-clinical time to allow for sleep recovery, excellent job satisfaction, and academic productivity.

The successful candidate will be responsible for mentoring and teaching residents, fellows and medical students. Most daily clinical assignments will involve direct resident supervision. This faculty member is also expected to contribute to resident didactic education and appropriate scholarly activities.

Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast-paced emergency imaging environment is key to success.

The Department of Radiology provides services for the UNM Hospital, which is a 580-bed Level 1 Trauma and Tertiary Care Center; the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center; the 71-bed Sandoval Regional Medical Center; and the 320-bed Veterans Affairs Medical Center. The University and our Department have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, and we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of physicians, including members of racial and ethnic minorities, women, veterans, LGBTQ physicians, and individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans. We are committed to caring for the diverse population of our minority-majority state and seek physicians with the same commitment to working with broadly diverse learner and community populations.

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is located in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley with stunning natural beauty. There are 300+ days of sunshine per year in Albuquerque, with an ideal environment for outdoor activities and easy accessibility to hiking, skiing, camping, and other activities.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • MD or equivalent
  • Eligible to work in the U.S
  • ABR board certified or board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology by contract start date
  • State of New Mexico Medical License (or eligibility) by contract start date

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous academic and radiology teaching experience
  • Experience or additional training in Emergency Radiology
  • Fellowship in MSK, Neuroradiology, or Body imaging with demonstrated ability to read across the broad spectrum of emergency imaging
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job advertisement on a 3rd party site, please visit UNMJobs to submit an application.

A complete application must include a CV and Cover letter. Cover

letter should address preferred qualifications.

For Best Consideration For best consideration, please apply by 5/1/2021. This position will remain open until filled.


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