The University of Utah Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences is seeking a radiologist who is subspecialized in thoracic and cardiac imaging. This individual is expected to make a significant impact in the field of thoracic and cardiac imaging and related areas through innovations and to contribute to a collegial environment that will promote the academic and clinical growth of the Thoracic Imaging section. The candidate is expected to provide clinical services; initiate research projects; actively engage in teaching for residents and fellows; and participate in quality improvement and value initiatives. The academic appointment will be at a rank commensurate with training and experience. Depending on the candidate’s academic experience, a departmental leadership position will also be considered.
The candidate should be American Board of Radiology (or equivalent) certified or eligible, fellowship trained (or equivalent) in thoracic imaging (including cardiac imaging) and have a strong interest in academic radiology. Outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills are a prerequisite. The candidate should have strong academic interest and prior evidence of research productivity. Active engagement in investigational research and extramurally funded research projects is desired.
Facilities and Institution:
The Thoracic Imaging section provides clinical services at the University Hospital, Huntsman Cancer Institute (an NCI-designated premier cancer center), and multiple outpatient centers along the Wasatch Front. Cardiac imaging is a shared service with colleagues in the Department of Cardiology. The Department offers an outstanding residency program in Diagnostic Radiology and a new cardiothoracic imaging fellowship program. The University of Utah Health Sciences offer various leadership programs and research training opportunities for faculty members. A leader in quality care, the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics were ranked #1 in Quality, Safety, and Accountability among all academic medical centers in 2016 and consistently ranked in the top 10 over the past six years in a row.
If interested in this position, please apply on-line by going to the following link:
Any questions contact:
Joyce Schroeder, MD
Associate Professor, Section Chief of Thoracic Imaging Department of Radiology, University of Utah
30 North 1900 East #1A071
Salt Lake City, UT 84132, U.S.A.
Phone (801)581-8699; Fax (801)581-2414
This job ad expires on Monday May 20th, 2019