Job Description

Open Rank of Radiology in Pediatrics

Posting Numberreq8786
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 Pediatric Radiologist. This is a faculty position that reports to the Department Chair.

The successful candidate will become a member of the Pediatric Radiology section and will provide primary diagnostic and consultative service in Pediatric Imaging for exams performed at multiple locations. 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.

There is no required call for this position. Peds procedural call is on a volunteer basis.

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 completed a Pediatric Radiology fellowship or have equivalent pediatric experience by the starting date of their appointment. Candidates who have a willingness and experience in another related area of specialty (i.e. Abdominal Imaging, Cardiothoracic, Neuroradiology, Emergency Radiology, Ultrasound, etc.) would be beneficial. Optimal candidates will have scholarly experience and interest.

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.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • MD or equivalent

  • Eligible to work in the U.S.

  • American Board of Radiology (ABR) Board certified or Board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology by contract start date

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

  • Completed Fellowship in Pediatric Radiology or equivalent Pediatric Radiology experience by contract start date

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Additional experience, interest, or fellowship training in: Abdominal Imaging, Cardiothoracic, Neuroradiology, Emergency Radiology, Ultrasound, etc..

  • Previous academic radiology teaching experience

  • Interest in scholarly activity

Application InstructionsA complete application must include a CV and a cover letter, which should address preferred qualifications.
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 5/31/2019. 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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