Job Description

Open Rank of Dermatology

Posting Numberreq10610
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeOpen Rank
Hiring DepartmentDermatology Administration (627B)
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 University of New Mexico (UNM) School of MedicineDepartment of Dermatology seeks a skilled General Dermatologist who brings newideas and thrives in an innovative team environment. Our department serves alarge, medically complex population and functions as the consultation sourcefor the entire state of New Mexico. We provide general and pediatricdermatology, phototherapy, laser, dermatologic surgery/Mohs and aestheticservices. We have a strong partnership with dermatopathology, communitydermatologists and colleagues at UNM. Responsibilities include: outpatientdermatology and weekend/call coverage for inpatient dermatology shared with theentire team.

The UNM Health Sciences Center (HSC) is the only academichealth complex in the state and is located on the UNM campus in beautifulAlbuquerque, New Mexico. The UNM HSC prioritizes resources to its four missionareas - Education, Research, Patient Care and Community Outreach - to provideNew Mexicans with the highest level of health care. This also providesopportunity for transdisciplinary scholarship and research with collaborationsfrom Main Campus Scholars, Law School, School of Population Health, and robustcommunity organizations.

The School of Medicine at UNM HSC is celebrated for itsinnovations in medical education and has earned a reputation for makingdiversity in the physician workforce a priority. We as an institution valuecommunity engagement, as evidenced by our national recognition in rural andfamily medicine training programs and our groundbreaking BA/MD Programs thatprovide pathways for students from urban, rural, and tribal New Mexico to pursuea medical career. The Department of Dermatology is committed to Diversity,Equity and Inclusion and uses these standards as measures of excellence.

New Mexico is a recreation and art destination;Albuquerque is a beautiful city with mountains to the east and a mesa to thewest with breathtaking sunsets, lakes, rivers, deserts and mountainranges. It is ideal for outdooractivities and sports all year-round including running, hiking, biking andskiing. The State of New Mexico is multicultural and multilingual with 22American Indian tribes and nations as well as vibrant Latinx, African American,and Asian American communities with excellent local cuisine, uniquearchitecture, and multiple cultural and historic sites. NM is dense withinternationally famous artists, craft breweries and wineries, and an expandingfilm industry.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Medical Doctor or equivalent
  • Board eligible/certified in Dermatology
  • Eligible for medical licensure in NM
  • Eligible for State of New Mexico Board of Pharmacy certification and federal DEA registration
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Interestin working with diverse team(s) of providers, learners and staff
  • Skillleading teams with growth mindset principles
  • Commitmentto UNM School of Medicine mission areas (Education, Research, Patient Care,Community Outreach)
  • Interestin helping the ACGME accredited residency program evolve and excel
  • Experienceteaching and mentoring learners of various backgrounds
Application Instructions

Please attach Cover Letter and C.V.

For Assistance with the Application Process, contact Lalita Lopez de Gauntt, Department Human Resources Representative, (505) 272-6027,

For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 12/31/2019. 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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