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

Position/Rank Family Medicine with OB Physician Faculty

Department 00958 - DFPM-Administration

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Non Tenure Track

New Position to Begin 02012021


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 clinical medicine, teaching and scholarship is preferred.

4. Spanish language proficiency preferred


0.1 FTE – Education and scholarship

o Scholarly projects

o Teaching in didactic and small group formats

o Mentorship and evaluation of residents

0.1 FTE – Clinic attending of residents

0.8 FTE – Direct patient care activities

Obstetrics practice is required 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 vision of the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine is “Expanding the Possibilities of Health.” We are a strong multi-disciplinary department committed to diversity and inclusion, and to excellence in our core missions of clinical care, education, research and scholarship, and community engagement. The University of Utah is internationally known for its innovative programs in the transformation of health care. We invite you to explore the quality of life in Salt Lake City, the growing capital of our increasingly diverse state. We enjoy rich cultural opportunities in our urban core, along with unparalleled access to the outdoors.

Please submit application to:

For additional information, contact: Jennifer Leiser, MD at

The University of Utah was founded in 1850, is a member of the PAC -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. Candidates should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae, along with the completed application.

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/Non-Discrimination 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 ”). 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.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Open Date 10/20/2020

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN02521F

Type Faculty

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