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University of Utah Abdominal Imaging Radiologist, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank Abdominal Imaging Radiologist, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

Department 00877 - Radiology Clinical

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Track Dependent on Qualifications

New Position to Begin 7/1/2023

Details

TheUniversity of Utah Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences (https://medicine.utah.edu/radiology) is currently searching for an Abdominal Imaging Radiologist with a focus on innovation and a desire to contribute to a collaborative environment that fosters growth in the Abdominal Imaging section. The successful candidate will provide clinical services, participate in quality improvement and value initiatives, engage in research projects, and provide teaching for residents and fellows. The position comes with an academic appointment, which will be at a rank based on experience and training. Depending on the candidate’s experience, a departmental leadership position may also be available.

Qualifications :

The candidate should be American Board of Radiology certified or eligible, have completed a fellowship (or equivalent) in abdominal imaging, and possess a strong interest in academic radiology. Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills are essential, as is prior evidence of research productivity. The ideal candidate should actively engage in investigational research and extramurally funded research projects.

Facilities and Institution:

The Abdominal Imaging program at the University of Utah offers access to cutting-edge CT, MRI , ultrasound (including low- and high-risk OB US), and fluoroscopy equipment, as well as image-guided interventional procedures. The section provides clinical services at theUniversity Hospital (https://healthcare.utah.edu/locations/hospital) ,Huntsman Cancer Hospital (https://healthcare.utah.edu/huntsmancancerinstitute/) (a premier cancer center designated by the NCI ), and multiple outpatient centers throughout the Wasatch Front. The section comprises 11 faculty members (2022) and adjunct faculty, along with three fellows. The department is renowned for its educational publications, which are distributed internationally. The University of Utah Health Sciences offers an exceptional residency program in Diagnostic Radiology and an abdominal imaging fellowship program. The department has extensive imaging resources, including multiple MRIs, dual-energy CTs, intraoperative MRI , and PET -CT scanners for clinical work and research. The department also provides pre-clinical imaging resources, such as micro PET - MRI and 7T MRI .

Research opportunities are abundant, with a broad case mix from the sources mentioned above, as well as unique support provided by theUtah Center for Advanced Imaging Research ( UCAIR ) (https://medicine.utah.edu/radiology/research/ucair) in the department. UCAIR is a renowned international leader in imaging sciences, including basic sciences, physics and engineering, MRI research, and CT and PET research. The University of Utah Health Sciences also offers various leadership programs and research training opportunities for faculty members. Lastly, the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics have been ranked in thetop 10 in Quality, Safety, and Accountability (https://healthcare.utah.edu/publicaffairs/news/2022/09/university-of-utah-health-ranked-top-10-nation-13-years-row) among all academic medical centers for the past decade, making it a leader in quality care.

Location :

Salt Lake City (https://www.visitsaltlake.com/) is an exceptional place to call home, offering an ideal balance of natural beauty, cultural vibrancy, and professional opportunities. Nestled at the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains and surrounded by stunning natural scenery, Salt Lake City is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. With seven ski and summer resorts just a short drive from the city, including world-famous Park City, Deer Valley, Alta, and Snowbird, you’ll never run out of places to explore and adventures to experience. Within a day’s drive are nine U.S. National Parks.

Beyond its natural splendor, Salt Lake City is a rapidly growing, multicultural city that has been listed amongthe top 25 Best Places for Business and Careers (https://www.forbes.com/best-places-for-business/list/#tab:overall) . The city itself is renowned for its rich culture and history, with museums, galleries, performing arts venues showcasing local and international talent, and the Sundance Film Festival that attracts international visitors to the area. From world-class opera performances at the Utah Opera to thought-provoking exhibitions at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, there’s something for everyone in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City is one of the most beautiful and safest cities in the USA .

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The 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.

Interested applicants may apply for this position on-line by going to the following quicklink: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/146912

For further information and queries, please contact:

Maryam Rezvani, MD

Section Chief

Department of Radiology, University of Utah

30 North 1900 East #1A071

Salt Lake City, UT 84132, U.S.A.

Email: maryam.rezvani@hsc.utah.edu

EEO/Non-Discrimination Information

All qualified individuals are strongly 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.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA). More information, including the Director/Title IX Coordinator’s office address, electronic mail address, and telephone number can be located at:

https://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/

Online reports may be submitted at oeo.utah.edu

Notice

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“ URS ”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

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Special Instructions for Candidates

Open Date 04/10/2023

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN03249F

Type Faculty