Job Description

Open Rank of Internal Medicine in Hospital Medicine - Nocturnist

Posting Numberreq10051
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeOpen Rank
Hiring DepartmentIM Hospital Medicine (852H)
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, Department of Internal Medicine seeks a full-time Academic Nocturnist to join a dedicated group of medical educators in the Division of Hospital Medicine. The position is open rank and open track. Salary will be commensurate with experience and education. Applicants will be required to obtain New Mexico licensure and be eligible for DEA licensure and NM State Board of Pharmacy narcotics license. This position may be subject to a criminal records screening in accordance with New Mexico law.

Benefits of being an Academic Nocturnist at UNM include:

  • Faculty appointment within UNM School of Medicine
  • Overseeing upper level residents/APP’s in their cross-cover and admitting roles
  • Intensivists in house 24/7, limited procedural requirements for hospitalist
  • Option to pursue mixed model day and night roles
  • Opportunity to teach medical students and resident physicians in both pre-clinical and clinical years of training
  • Early opportunities for protected time for education, leadership and quality improvement
  • Competitive salary with extra pay for working on direct care services and at night.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine by date of hire; and
  • Must be eligible to work in US.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience/interest in hospital medicine;
  • Experience/interest in medical education;
  • Experience/interest in quality improvement activities;
  • Preference will be given to current and former New Mexico Residents.
Application InstructionsA complete application includes:- Cover Letter- CVInquires may be directed to Dr. Deepti Rao, Associate Professor, Division of Hospital Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico, MSC 10 5550, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, Attn:(

For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 8/22/2019. 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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