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University of Utah Interventional Radiologist - Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank 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

Description: Join our dynamic team at theDepartment of Radiology and Imaging Sciences (Department%20of%20Radiology%20and%20Imaging%20Sciences) , University of Utah, as a CAQ -certified, fellowship-trained Interventional Radiologist in our rapidly expanding Interventional Radiology (IR) section.

Oursection (https://healthcare.utah.edu/radiology/interventional) offers robust programs in interventional oncology and complex transplant and hepatobiliary intervention in addition to routine interventional radiology procedures. Our interventional radiology faculty consists of seven faculty members and groups of physician assistants, nurse practitioners, technologists, and nurses. Accredited residency (DR-IR) and IR fellowship programs are available.

Qualifications :

We are looking for a CAQ -certified, fellowship-trained Interventional Radiologist with experience in all aspects of IR operations. The ideal candidate should have outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills with evidence of prior academic work. We expect this individual to contribute to and flourish in a collegial environment that promotes the growth of the section in alignment with department goals. The academic appointment will be at a rank commensurate with training and experience.

Facilities and Institution:

The section provides clinical services at theUniversity Hospital (https://healthcare.utah.edu/locations/hospital) ,VA Medical Center (https://www.va.gov/salt-lake-city-health-care/) , and theHuntsman Cancer Hospital (https://healthcare.utah.edu/huntsmancancerinstitute/) , an NCI -designated premier cancer center. The University Hospital draws patients from the 5 surrounding states of Idaho, Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, and Wyoming. We have recently opened a2-floor IR suite (https://www.deseret.com/utah/2020/2/16/21136440/university-of-utah-hospital-radiology-machine-upgrade) in the main hospital as well as a new room at the Huntsman Cancer Hospital and a second room that has been updated, both within a completely redesigned clinical platform. Further expansion of IR resources at the Huntsman Cancer Hospital is currently planned.

Our imaging resources outside of IR include MR, dual-energy CT, and PET -CT, available for clinical work and research. TheUtah Center for Advanced Imaging Research ( UCAIR ) (https://medicine.utah.edu/radiology/research/ucair) in the Department offers world-class research opportunities in advanced medical imaging and interventional device developments such as MR-guided Focused Ultrasound. A research C-arm for pre-clinical studies is also available for interventional radiology research.

The University of Utah Health Sciences offers various leadership programs and training opportunities for faculty members. As a national leader in quality care, theUniversity of Utah Hospital and Clinics were ranked #1 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 and consistently ranked in the top 10 over 10 years in a row.

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 safe 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.

If interested in this position, please apply on-line by going to the following quicklink: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/146677

Any questions contact:

Wael Saad, FSIR , MBBCh

Associate Professor

Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences

Spencer Fox Eccles School of Medicine, University of Utah

30 North 1900 East #1A071

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

Phone: (801) 581-7553

Email: wael.saad@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 04/05/2023

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN03239F

Type Faculty