Faculty Position - Pediatrics Interventional Radiology (Academic Track), Twin Cities, Minnesota

Created 02/23/2021
Reference 11391496
Job type Full Time
Country United States
State Minnesota
City Twin Cities
Zip 55401
Salary Competitive
The UMN has suspended hiring for most positions. However, we will continue hiring for positions critical to the University's mission and operations at this time. Applications are being accepted for this position and you are encouraged to apply. In-person interviews are suspended indefinitely and will be replaced by interviews in a virtual format. Thank you for your continued interest in working at the University of Minnesota.

About the Job

The University of Minnesota Department of Radiology is searching for a full-time faculty member to add to our section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology to support the growing Pediatric Interventional Radiology service in addition to the adult service. Responsibilities will include performing the full spectrum of pediatric interventional radiology procedures including vascular access, biopsy, treatment of vascular malformations, transplant interventions, musculoskeletal interventions, and treatment of renovascular hypertension.

Candidates can also participate in adult interventional radiology procedures dependent on training and experience. Our adult practice includes the full spectrum of interventional radiology procedures including oncologic, hepatobiliary and portal, transplant, dialysis, treatment of pulmonary embolism including an active PERT team, non-vascular, venous, PAE, PAD, and women's interventions. The University of Minnesota Department of Interventional Radiology boasts a long history of innovation in the field by pioneers in the specialty including Dr. Kurt Amplatz. We are actively involved in several multicenter trials. Our team's top focus is to provide the highest quality, evidence-based patient care.

Educational responsibilities will include teaching at all levels within a large academic center, including medical student, resident and fellow training. Faculty members have dedicated academic time with opportunities available to develop research and clinical interests in collaboration with the Department of Radiology in addition to other clinical divisions.

Prior to the start of employment qualified individuals must: 1) be American Board of Radiology certified or eligible, 2) have completed a pediatric vascular /interventional radiology fellowship or IR/DR residency with significant pediatric IR training, preferably fellow level, and 3) be eligible for medical license in the state of Minnesota. Assessment of applications will consider applicants with a Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Vascular Interventional Radiology or IR/DR Certification. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in Pediatric Interventional Radiology. The start date is negotiable, and the position will remain open until filled. Current fellows are encouraged to apply. Both clinically focused and academic track applicants will be considered. Academic rank, compensation and appointment type will be based on qualifications and experience.

The Department of Radiology

The University of Minnesota's Department of Radiology is at the forefront of imaging in a region known for some of the nation's best health care. Faculty are engaged and focused on providing high quality clinical care and practice in an environment that values education, quality-improvement, and encourages a wide variety of academic pursuits. The U of M is home to a large highly regarded ACGME approved residency and numerous fellowship programs. The department has consistently ranked in the top 20 in NIH funded research for over 5 years and is home to the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, an internationally renowned center for ultrahigh field MRI with some of the most advanced MR instrumentation in the world. An interest in research is encouraged and there are substantial departmental and institutional resources for research activities, though there is not a research requirement for this position.

MHealth and Clinical Partnership

University of Minnesota Physicians (MPhysicians) providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (MHealth) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collobaration between MPhysicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center, and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.

How To Apply

Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a CV, cover letter, a one page career goal statement, and the name and contact information for at least three professioanl references. If possible, please combine all materials into a single PDF file.

Questions about this position can be emailed to Dr. Jafar Golzarian, Division Director, at jafar@umn.edu.

Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section.

This position will remain open until filled.

To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail employ@umn.edu or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).


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About the U of M

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC)

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.
Employer University of Minnesota

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