Job Description

Open Rank of Internal Medicine in Hospital Medicine

Posting Numberreq10049
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 exceptional faculty members 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 a hospitalist at UNMH include:

  • Faculty appointment within UNM School of Medicine
  • All faculty rotate on student and resident teams
  • Teaching medical students and resident physicians in both pre-clinical and clinical years of training.
  • Early opportunities for protected time within the Division of Hospital Medicine for education, leadership and quality improvement
  • Opportunities for advancement and protected time are also available within the Hospital and School of Medicine, as our hospitalists hold leadership roles in quality improvement, anticoagulation, antimicrobial stewardship, resident and medical student education, medical floor directorship, executive hospital leadership, and research.
  • Competitive salary with extra pay for working on direct care services, backup and extra shifts.
Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine by date of hire;
  • Must be eligible to work in US; and
  • Minimal teaching experience requirements: candidate must have attended a US Medical school as a third and fourth year medical student OR served at least two years in a residency that provides education to US medical students during their core clerkship in internal medicine OR served on the faculty of a medical school.

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:(DRao@salud.unm.edu).

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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