Job Description

Open Rank of Radiology in Abdominal Imaging

Posting Numberreq1534
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeOpen Rank
Hiring DepartmentRadiology General (499B)
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 Department of Radiology at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is seeking applicants for a full time Abdominal Imaging Radiologist. This is a faculty position that reports to the Department Chair.

The successful candidate will become a member of the Abdominal Radiology Section and will provide primary diagnostic and consultative service in Abdominal and Oncologic Imaging (General/Fluoro, CT, MRI, US) for exams performed at multiple locations. Section members typically rotate at our NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and participate in face-to-face clinical consultations, tumor boards and multidisciplinary conferences. All faculty are responsible for teaching and overseeing diagnostic radiology residents, fellows, and medical students. Most daily clinical assignments will involve direct resident supervision. All faculty contribute to resident didactic education and are encouraged to engage in clinical research or other scholarly activities. Research opportunities include diverse and growing translational imaging and image processing facilities and are supported by dedicated research and publications staff.

Successful candidates must be committed to working with broadly diverse student and community populations. The candidate must be ABR board certified or board eligible and have experience in Abdominal or Body Imaging. Candidates who have completed an Abdominal Imaging or Body fellowship are preferred, and willingness and experience in another related area of specialty (i.e. Cardiothoracic, Nuclear Medicine, etc.) would be beneficial. Optimal candidates will have scholarly experience and interest.

The Department of Radiology provides services for the UNM Hospital which is a 580-bed Level 1 Trauma and Tertiary Care Center; the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center; the 71-bed Sandoval Regional Medical Center; and the 320-bed Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center.

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is located in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley with stunning natural beauty. There are 300+ days of sunshine per year in Albuquerque and an ideal environment for outdoor activities. The University and our Department have a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans.

Salary and academic rank for this position will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and academic background.


Minimum Requirements for this position are as follows:

  • MD or equivalent
  • Eligible to work in the U.S. (this is not a Visa opportunity)
  • Board certified or Board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology
  • State of New Mexico Medical License (or eligibility)
  • Experience in Abdominal or Body Imaging

Preferred Qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Fellowship in Abdominal or Body Imaging
  • Additional experience, interest, or fellowship training in Cardiothoracic Radiology, Nuclear Medicine or other related specialty
  • Previous academic and radiology teaching experience
Application InstructionsA complete application must include a CV. A cover letter must be included to address preferred qualifications if not clearly evident in the CV.
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 6/15/2018. 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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