Asst Professor

Aurora, CO
Feb 21, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Assistant Professor

This is a clinician-educator position in the division of Endocrinology. The primary responsibility is outpatient care for patients all types of endocrine disorders, with a likely major focus on diabetes and thyroid disorders. However, the applicant should be comfortable with all endocrine disorders. Inpatient call and attending duties would be 4-8 weeks a year.

Other responsibilities would include teaching of medical students, residents and fellows. There is an expectation of scholarly activity as well.


Your duties in this faculty position will include clinical service, teaching and scholarly activity.

Clinical (80%)

Six to seven half-day Endocrinology clinics a week

Two to four 2-week blocks on inpatient Endocrine consult service

Teaching (10%)

Teaching of medical students, residents and fellow in classroom and ward


Scholarly activity (10%)

Attendance at conferences within the division
Scholarly activity which can include QI projects, clinical trials and writing of articles.

Required Competencies: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Prior fellowship training in Endocrinology
  • Previous basic or clinical research experience in at least one of the following fields: Endocrinology, Metabolism, Diabetes, weight management, obesity and diet.

Minimum Requirements: Experience, Education, Licensure

  • MD/DO board certified in Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes

Preferred Qualifications: Qualities desired for the position

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • Applicants should be enthusiastic about a career in academic medicine with a strong interest in providing excellent clinical care in the outpatient and inpatient setting. There should be a desire for teaching and writing and an interest in opportunities in clinical research

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

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    Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

    Application Materials Instructions:

    Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 04230

    When applying, applicants must include:
    1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
    2. A current Resume/CV
    3. The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
    Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.

    Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.

    Job Category: Faculty

    Primary Location: Aurora

    Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20184 - SOM-MED-Endocrinology

    Schedule: Full-time

    Posting Date: Mar 7, 2017

    Closing Date: Ongoing

    Posting Contact Name: Sabrina Ferguson

    Posting Contact Email:

    Position Number: 00626726


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