Transplant Nephrologist: Assistant or Associate Professor- Open Rank

  • University of Colorado Denver
  • Aurora, CO
  • May 03, 2021
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description

Description

University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension

Transplant Nephrologist: Assistant or Associate Professor- Open Rank

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

The University of Colorado Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension and the Colorado Center for Transplantation Care, Research and Education (CCTCARE) is recruiting a dynamic, fellowship-trained and board-certified transplant nephrologist to join our expanding practice in a multidisciplinary program. The successful applicant would be able to work with a comprehensive team including surgeons, coordinators, APPs, pharmacists and social workers. The University of Colorado Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension and the CCTCARE are known for their leadership in cutting edge transplant research, multidisciplinary team approach to patient care, post-graduate education, innovative approaches to patient care, and collaboration. T he successful candidate will have completed training in Nephrology with further specific training in Transplant Nephrology. Research engagement in diverse areas is also highly sought after; such as clinical trials, utilization of artificial intelligence or big data, equitable care or any other research program related to transplant nephrology. Educational engagement includes teaching and mentoring medical students through fellows. There are unique opportunities to grow clinical medicine and research and have the opportunity to practice in one of the largest solid organ transplant programs nationwide. The University of Colorado School of Medicine is an excellent choice for the candidate who is seeking a career in a world-class academic medical center. The University strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication, and understanding.

Professional Field

Nephrology

Kidney Transplant

Supervision Received

The candidate will report to the Executive Director and Medical Director of the Colorado Center for Transplantation Care, Research and Education (CCTCARE) and Division Head of Renal Diseases and Hypertension.

Supervision Exercised

Physicians, APPs and nurses of the Kidney Transplant Program.

Examples of Work Performed

All phases of kidney transplantation including review of patient's referrals, pre-transplants initial visits and transplant evaluation, directing the recipient selection meeting, perioperative management of new kidney transplant recipients and management of the kidney transplant inpatient service. Candidate will also take donor call and will be responsible for helping to train organ procurement coordinators and assisting OPO with kidney donor policies and management protocols.

Open Rank

This position will be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, depending on years of service.

Salary and Benefits:

The salary range for this position has been established at :

Assistant Professor: $170,000- $210,000, plus a 10% annual incentive bonus.

Associate Professor: $234,000- $265,000, plus a 10% annual incentive bonus.

The salary of the finalist(s) selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to, internal equity, experience, education, specialty and training.

The above salary range represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

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Diversity and Equity:

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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Experience in Kidney Transplantation

Excellent communication skills to interface with learners, faculty, healthcare teams, administrators, community organizations and donors.

Knowledge of UNOS regulations and site visits.

Minimum Qualifications

Assistant Professor
  • MD or DO degree
  • Board Certification in Nephrology is required.
  • Fellowship training in Kidney Transplantation with at least two years' experience post-fellowship.
Associate Professor
  • MD or DO degree
  • Board Certification in Nephrology is required.
  • Fellowship training in Kidney Transplantation with at least two years' experience post-fellowship.
Desired Qualifications

Assistant Professor

UNOS eligibility or certification.

Associate Professor

UNOS eligibility or certification.

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.

Application Materials Required : Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References Application Materials Instructions : Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 21032

When applying, applicants must include:
  1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
  2. A current Resume/CV
  3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for 3-5 professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

Job Category: Faculty

Department: U0001 -- DENVER & ANSCHUTZ MED CAMPUS - 20224 - SOM-MED-REN GENERAL OPERATIONS

Posting Date: Apr 23, 2021

Closing Date: Ongoing

Contact Name: Betsy Pike, Human Resources Senior Professional

Contact Email: betsy.pike@cuanschutz.edu

Posting Number: 00767933

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