Job Description

Open Rank of Radiology in Neuroradiology

Posting Numberreq10665
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 Neuroradiologist. This is a faculty position that reports to the Department Chair.

The candidate must be an ABR board certified or board eligible radiologist who has completed a fellowship in Neuroradiology or who either holds a Certificate of Added Qualification in Neuroradiology (ABR CAQ), or is eligible for ABR CAQ by the contract start date.

As a member of our Neuroradiology team, the successful candidate will focus primarily on multimodal neuroimaging interpretation with opportunities to assist in other subspecialties according to their interest or expertise. It is desirable that the candidate have expertise in advanced neuroimaging techniques, including functional MRI, DTI, MR Spectroscopy, and CT/MR perfusion. Basic procedural skills in fluoroscopic guided lumbar puncture and myelography are required.

All faculty are responsible for mentoring and teaching diagnostic radiology residents, cardiology fellows, and medical students. Most daily clinical assignments involve direct resident supervision. All faculty contribute to resident didactic education and are encouraged to engage in clinical research or other appropriate scholarly activities. Research opportunities are available and are encouraged. State-of-the-art translational imaging and image processing facilities are available and research is supported by dedicated research staff. Successful candidates must be committed to working with broadly diverse student and community populations.

The Department of Radiology provides services for the UNM Hospital, a 580-bed Level 1 Trauma and Tertiary Care Center including UNM Children’s Hospital; 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 members of 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.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • MD or equivalent

  • Eligible to work in the U.S.

  • ABR board certified or ABR board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology by contract start date

  • Completed Fellowship in Neuroradiology, hold a Certificate of Added Qualification in Neuroradiology (ABR CAQ), or eligible for ABR CAQ by contract start date

  • State of New Mexico Medical License (or eligibility) by contract start date

  • Basic procedural skills in fluoroscopic guided lumbar puncture and myelography

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Additional experience, interest, or fellowship training in Abdominal Imaging, Cardiothoracic Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, or Ultrasound

  • Expertise in advanced neuroimaging techniques including functional MRI, DTI, MR Spectroscopy and CT/MR perfusion

  • Previous academic and radiology teaching experience

Application InstructionsA complete application must include a CV. A cover letter must be included to address preferred qualifications.
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 10/31/2019. 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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