University of Utah Faculty Rank & Track DOQ in Salt Lake City, Utah
Position/Rank Faculty Rank & Track DOQ
Department 00224 - Internal Medicine Admin
Track Track Dependent on Qualifications
New Position to Begin As soon as possible
The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Utah is seeking applicants for faculty positions at the Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor levels to participate in its clinical, educational and clinical research programs. Primary duties will include clinical care at the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics, educational activities with fellows, residents and medical students, and work on translational research projects. Opportunities are available for programmatic development in a number of clinical arenas. Potential areas of special expertise include (but are not limited to) general pulmonary consultation, sleep medicine, asthma, critical care, cystic fibrosis, pulmonary fibrosis and the genetics of lung diseases. For one of these positions, preference will be given to a candidate interested in developing a robust pulmonary and sleep practice at the South Jordan Medical Center site. Applicants must have a MD or MD/PhD and be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, and must be eligible for a medical licensure in the state of Utah. Successful candidates will be appointed at a faculty rank and salary appropriate for his/her qualifications. Applications will be accepted until successful candidates are identified or the search is closed.
Applicants should apply online with a letter of interest and a Curriculum Vitae here:
Inquiries may be sent to:
Robert PaineIII, M.D.
Chief, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine, 26 N 1900 East, Room 701, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132
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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 PRN01719F