University of Utah Clinical faculty/DOQ in Salt Lake City, Utah
Position/Rank Clinical faculty/DOQ
Department 00224 - Internal Medicine Admin
Track Non Tenure Track
New Position to Begin As soon as possible
The University of Utah is seeking outstanding physicians to join our multidisciplinary Sleep-Wake Center. Applicants must be board certified or board eligible in both Sleep Medicine and one of the following: Pulmonary and Critical Care, Neurology, Psychiatry, or Family and Preventive Medicine. We seek faculty interested in growing the field of sleep medicine within the academic environment at the University of Utah. Besides full-time or part-time clinical sleep activity, the sleep program aims to foster sleep-related research and educational activities within the institution while providing opportunity for sleep faculty to practice in their parent disciplines, listed above. Visit our clinical Sleep Medicine website for a brief overview (http://healthcare.utah.edu/sleepwakecenter/providers.php). If interested in discussing this exciting opportunity, contact Krishna M. Sundar, M.D., Medical Director, at 801-581-2016 or mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
This appointment will be in an appropriate Department as listed above, on the clinical or tenure line, commensurate with experience. Primary duties will include clinical care at the University of Utah Sleep-Wake Center and other outpatient and inpatient facilities. Opportunities are available for programmatic development. Applicants must be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Utah. Successful candidates will be appointed at a faculty rank and salary appropriate for their qualifications.
Applicants should apply online with a letter of interest and a Curriculum Vitae here:
Inquiries may be sent to:
Krishna M. Sundar, M.D., Medical Director
We are committed to fostering a stimulating and collegial work place and provide competitive compensation packages. The University of Utah campus sits on the east bench of the Great Salt Lake valley with a backdrop of towering mountain peaks and captivating views of the valley and the Great Salt Lake. At an elevation of 4,330 feet above sea level, Salt Lake City is Utah’s capital and gateway to the state’s renowned landscapes and outdoor recreational areas. The city is a well-known ski destination. In addition to its 14 ski resorts, Utah boasts five scenic national parks (with five more within a day’s drive), a variety of golf courses allowing for year-round play, hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails, a picturesque Lake Powell, and numerous other outdoor activities. For more information on living in Utah, please visit http://healthsciences.utah.edu/living-in-utah.php.
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and Respect. U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Employees with priorURSservice may elect to enroll in theURSwithin 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits fromURSmust notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.
Special Instructions for Candidates
Open Date 05/15/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Requisition Number PRN01720F