Asst Professor

Aurora, USA, Colorado
Mar 07, 2017
University of
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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