University of Utah Family Medicine Physician Faculty in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank Family Medicine Physician Faculty

Department 00958 - DFPM-Administration

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Non Tenure Track

New Position to Begin When Filled


Family Medicine Physician Faculty

We invite you to join the multidisciplinary faculty of the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine in the School of Medicine, University of Utah. We are expanding our clinical and educational programs in the Division of Family Medicine. This position involves direct patient care in our family medicine outpatient clinics. You will be joining a strong family medicine faculty group and have opportunities for teaching family medicine residents, medical students, and other health science trainees.


1.Board certification by The American Board of Family Medicine

2.Unrestricted Utah State medical license

3.Experience in clinical medicine, teaching and scholarship is preferred.


•0.8-0.9 – Clinical care and resident precepting

•0.1-0.2 – Education and scholarship

oScholarly projects

oTeaching in didactic and small group formats

oMentorship and evaluation of residents

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

Candidates should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae along with the completed applications. The online application is available at:

For additional information, please contact Jennifer Leiser, MD at:

The University of Utah was founded in 1850, is a member of thePAC-12, is ranked as one of the top US public research universities, and is particularly distinguished in medicine, genetics, and engineering. Located in Salt Lake City adjacent to the beautiful Wasatch Mountains, the University of Utah is the flagship institution of higher learning in Utah, serving over 31,000 students, including over 2,000 international students and scholars from over 114 different countries.

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.

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 10/26/2018

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN02130F

Type Faculty