Job Description

Open Rank of Internal Medicine in Cardiology

Posting Numberreq6643
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeOpen Rank
Hiring DepartmentIM Div of Cardiology (851C)
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 Health Sciences Center seeks a full-time faculty interventional cardiologist to participate in the development of invasive and interventional services at the UNM Health Science Center, the position is open rank and open track. The successful candidate will hold patient care to its highest standard and, as a member of New Mexico’s only academic medical center, will actively participate in research and fellow education. Cath lab faculty also provide Invasive/Interventional services at the Albuquerque VA hospital, which provides tertiary care to much of the southwest and has a mature and busy cardiology service. The two campuses provide ample opportunity for research, specialty coronary and non-coronary interventions, and fellow education.

The north central New Mexico/Albuquerque area is a unique and stunning place in which to live and recreate and has a diversity of climate, geography, and population that defies easy description. The city itself sits at the base of Sandia Mountains along the Rio Grande Valley just south of Santa Fe.


Minimum qualification:

  • Must be board certified in Internal medicine by date of hire;
  • Board certified/Board eligible in interventional cardiology; and
  • Must be eligible to work in US (this is not a J1-Visa opportunity).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must have demonstrated excellence in patient care;
  • Experience/interest in research;
  • Experience/interest in fellowship education.
Application InstructionsA complete application includes :

- Cover Letter

- CV (month/year format)

Inquiries may be directed to: Mark Sheldon, MD, Interim Division Chief of Cardiology at (

For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 10/12/2018. 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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