The Department of Radiology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine seeks a full-time non-tenure-eligible Clinician-Educator in the newly formed Cardiovascular and Thoracic Imaging Section. Academic rank will be determined based on the successful applicant’s qualifications and experience.
The successful applicant will join a growing clinical service who work across all aspects of cardiovascular and thoracic radiology including chest radiography, chest and cardiac CT (including coronary CTA), and thoracic and cardiovascular MR (including stress perfusion CMR). We support a large lung cancer screening program with patients from across the Northwestern Medicine system, and our hospital has a large lung transplant population. The section is also a recognized international leader in the delivery of high-volume, cutting-edge cardiovascular MR services which we perform throughout our hospital system. Our faculty are regarded as highly collaborative across our campus and hospital system. We participate in numerous interdisciplinary conferences with our colleagues from cardiology, cardiac and thoracic surgery, pulmonology, and oncology. We have a large cardiovascular imaging fellowship, a growing cardiothoracic imaging fellowship, and large complement of excellent residents who we are fortunate to help train. Joining our team will provide you an opportunity to deliver excellent clinical care while fostering your personal career goals in research, educational excellence, and leadership.
Qualified candidates will have an M.D. degree, training in cardiovascular and thoracic imaging, and strong motivation to develop or further their academic career. A high degree of emotional intelligence, interest in interdisciplinary collaboration, and a track record of teamwork is also valued.
The Department of Radiology faculty provides clinical services to patients at Northwestern Memorial Hospital (NMH) and its Northwestern Medicine affiliates. NMH is a state-of-the-art tertiary medical center in the North Michigan Avenue area of downtown Chicago, is the primary teaching hospital of the Feinberg School of Medicine and is the academic center of the Northwestern Medicine network of regional hospitals and outpatient centers. This position will be based on the downtown campus, however, home PACS stations are provided to allow for maximum flexibility and the opportunity to work remotely as needed.
Qualified candidates will be ABR eligible or certified. The successful candidate will find a wealth of clinical, research, and teaching opportunities at their disposal. Faculty members are provided with a home reading station, and flexible work schedules can be arranged. Benefits include an excellent healthcare plan, tuition discounts, competitive salary, signing bonus, and retirement benefits. Nearby daycare is also available. The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled. When applying, please upload a CV and cover letter describing your interest and alignment with the position.
To be considered for this position, all applicants must submit a CV and cover letter (addressed to Dr. Brad Allen, Chief, CV & Thoracic Imaging, Northwestern University Department of Radiology) via the following link:
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
This job ad expires on Wednesday May 3rd, 2023