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University of Utah Infectious Diseases Telemedicine Faculty in Salt Lake City, Utah

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Position/Rank Infectious Diseases Telemedicine Faculty

Department 00224 - Internal Medicine Admin

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Track Dependent on Qualifications

New Position to Begin When filled


The Infectious Disease Division at the University of Utah Spencer Fox Eccles School of Medicine is recruiting faculty for Infectious Diseases Telemedicine. This position will primarily involve Telemedicine consults with surrounding partners. The candidate will also have the option of attending on the General Infectious Diseases inpatient consultation service, with opportunities for fellow, resident, and medical student teaching and clinical research. The appointment rank will be based on the applicant’s prior experience and qualifications.

Unique resources available at the University of Utah Spencer Fox Eccles School of Medicine include the ARUP laboratories, a national clinical reference laboratory, and a worldwide leader in innovative laboratory research and development.

University of Utah Health is a patient-focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. U of U Health has ranked among the nation’s top healthcare organizations for quality (Vizient) every year since 2010.

We are committed to fostering a stimulating and collegial workplace and provide competitive compensation packages. As a large metropolitan area in the Mountain West, Salt Lake City offers cultural diversity, a variety of outdoor activities, and low-cost living expenses and possesses a rich and diverse array of cultural opportunities, including theater, a major symphony orchestra, opera, chamber music, ballet, and professional sports teams. For more information on living in Utah, please visit

Candidate reviews will begin upon receipt until a successful candidate is identified and/or the search is closed.

Required Qualifications: MD, ABIM Board Certified or Board Eligible in Infectious Diseases, eligible for medical licensure in the State of Utah

Contact for Inquiries: Dr. Sankar Swaminathan, Infectious Diseases Division Chief

c/o Teddy Bryant:

Please apply at the following link:

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

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.

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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. This report includes statistics about criminal offenses, hate crimes, arrests and referrals for disciplinary action, and Violence Against Women Act offenses. They also provide information about safety and security-related services offered by the University of Utah. A paper copy can be obtained by request at the Department of Public Safety located at 1658 East 500 South.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Please upload your CV in mm/yyyy format for start/end dates.

Open Date 06/06/2023

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN03299F

Type Faculty