Asst Professor

Job description

University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Asst Professor

This is for an "open rank" position with the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes. Depending on the years of experience, this could be Instructor, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor. This position will be full-time and reports directly to Dr. Bryan Haugen, Head of the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes.

This is a clinician-educator position. The primary responsibility is outpatient care for patients with all types of endocrine disorders. This position will have a focus on patients with thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer. Inpatient call and attending duties will be 2-6 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.


Six to eight half-day Endocrinology clinics a week (at least 50% will be focused on patients with thyroid disease, thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer). 1-2 of these half-day clinics will involve ultrasound guided FNA of thyroid nodules.

One to two 2-week blocks on inpatient Endocrine consult service.


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

Scholarly activity

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


Required Competencies:

  • Prior fellowship training in Endocrinology - focus on Thyroid Cancer

Minimum Requirements:

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

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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: 12592

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: Feb 9, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Sabrina Ferguson

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00626726





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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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