University of Utah Dependent on Qualifications in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank Dependent on Qualifications

Department 00223 - Family and Preventive Medicine

Track Non Tenure Track

New Position to Begin When Filled


Family Medicine Physician Faculty

Family Medicine Residency Curriculum Committee

The Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Division of Family Medicine, is looking for outstanding physician educators to join our multi-disciplinary faculty. We are committed to excellence in patient care, the highest standard of training for medical students and residents, and participation in multi-disciplinary scholarship. If you share this passion for excellence, we invite you to become an integral part of our Family Medicine faculty team.


1.Board certification by The American Board of Family Medicine

2.Unrestricted Utah State medical license

3.Experience in teaching or scholarship is preferred.


The Curriculum Committee at the University of Utah Family Medicine Residency has primary accountability for all aspects of residency education. Responsibilities include:

•0.5FTEin curriculum development and implementation

oCurriculum development and supervision of rotations

oScholarly projects

oTeaching in didactic and small group formats

oMentorship and evaluation of residents

•0.1FTEin clinic attending of residents

•0.4FTEin direct patient care activities.

Obstetrics practice is encouraged with this position. Clinical resources include:

•In-house back up from the University of Utah Department of OB-GYN

•Manageable call schedules

•Favorable malpractice environment

The University of Utah Health Sciences Center is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The University of UtahHSCvalues candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to the mission of the University of Utah Health Sciences Center.

Please submit application to:

For additional information, contact: Jennifer Leiser, MD at

EEO/Diversity Information

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 04/25/2016

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN01461F

Type Faculty