Genetic Counselor - req# 3858
|Working Title||Genetic Counselor|
UNM's Department of Pediatrics is committed to providing the children of New Mexico with comprehensive family-centered healthcare that is unequaled in the state and region. We are seeking a full-time or part-time Genetic Counselor for the Division of Genetics and Dysmorphology to work with the metabolic team in the care of patients with inborn errors of metabolism, abnormal newborn screens, general genetics and outreach clinics.
|Conditions of Employment|
Master's degree in Genetic Counseling or directly equivalent discipline; at least 1 year of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.Certification/LicensureBoard eligible for certification as a Genetic Counselor.
Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
|Campus||Health Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM|
|Department||Pediatrics Genetics Dysmorphology (997L)|
|Staff Type||Term - Full-Time|
|Term End Date||06/30/2018|
|Pay||$3,606 - $5,409.73 (MONTHLY)|
|Benefits Eligible||This is a benefits eligible position. The 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 a more information.|
|ERB Statement||Temporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.|
|Background Check Required||Yes|
|For Best Consideration Date||2/5/2018|
|Application Instructions||A complete application will consist of current resume, cover letter and reference. Please describe in your cover letter how you meet the preferred qualifications for the position. Include three references in your resume. The references must be former supervisors. Finalists should be prepared to provide official educational transcripts if selected for hire.|
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.