Job Description

Clinician Educator-Assistant Professor of Radiology in Interventional Radiology

Posting Numberreq7345
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeClinician Educator
Hiring DepartmentRadiology General (499B)
Academic LocationSchool of Medicine
Benefits EligibleThe University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

The Department of Radiology at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is seeking applicants for a full time Interventional Radiologist. The primary areas of responsibility will be in Interventional Radiology. This is a faculty position at the academic rank of Assistant Professor in the Clinician Educator track.

The successful candidate will become a member of the Division of Interventional Radiology and will provide primary procedural, diagnostic and consultative service for interventions performed at multiple locations including our NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. The candidate will participate in face-to-face clinical consultations, clinical evaluations, tumor boards and multidisciplinary conferences. All faculty are responsible for teaching and overseeing diagnostic radiology residents, fellows, and medical students. Most daily clinical assignments will involve direct resident supervision. All faculty contribute to resident didactic education and are encouraged to engage in clinical research or other scholarly activities. Research opportunities include diverse and growing translational imaging and image processing facilities and are supported by dedicated research staff.

Successful candidates must be committed to working with broadly diverse student and community populations. The candidate must be ABR IR/DR board certified or board eligible by contract start date. Only candidates who will have completed an Interventional Radiology fellowship by their contract start date will be considered. Optimal candidates will have scholarly experience and interest.

The Department of Radiology provides services for the UNM Hospital which is a 580-bed Level 1 Trauma and Tertiary Care Center; the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center; the 71-bed Sandoval Regional Medical Center; and the 320-bed Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center.

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is located in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley with stunning natural beauty. There are 300+ days of sunshine per year in Albuquerque and an ideal environment for outdoor activities. The University and our Department have a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans.


Minimum Requirements for this position are as follows:

  • MD or equivalent

  • Eligible to work in the U.S. (this is not a Visa opportunity)

  • ABR IR/DR Board certified or Board eligible in DR/IR by contract start date

  • Fellowship in Interventional Radiology by contract start date

  • State of New Mexico Medical License (or eligibility) by contract start date

Preferred Qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Scholarly experience and interest
  • Experience and willingness to work in another related areas of specialty (i.e. Cardiothoracic, Nuclear Medicine, etc).
Application InstructionsCV & Cover letter should be attached for a complete application.All application materials should be submitted via UNMJobs.
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 1/2/2019. This position will remain open until filled.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


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