Asst Professor - Non Op
University of Colorado - School of Medicine
Asst Professor - Non Op
The Department of Orthopedics at the University of Colorado in Denver, Colorado is seeking a board certified/board eligible primary care sports medicine physician in the area of Pediatric Sports Medicine.
The University of Colorado Denver is located on a new 2.5 billion dollar campus that combines state of the art medical facilities and basic science research. Our clinical practice is based at Children's Hospital Colorado in Aurora, Colorado. Children's Hospital Colorado is a state-of-the-art facility. We are a very busy tertiary referral center with extensive pathology covering the entire spectrum of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery.
Examples of Work Performed:
Clinical responsibilities include actively participating in continued growth of the Pediatric Orthopedic and the Sports Medicine Center at Children's Hospital Colorado. The candidate will provide medical services in the outpatient environment. Teaching responsibilities include participating in the education of medical students, pediatric and family medicine residents, and pediatric and family medicine sports medicine fellows. Research responsibilities include actively pursuing, participating in, and publishing research as well as mentoring residents, fellows, and other faculty in research endeavors. Outreach responsibilities include high school and club youth sports coverage and community education of coaches, parents and athletes on a routine basis.
CAQSM board certified/eligible primary care sports medicine physician with completion of a one-year fellowship in sports medicine.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The applicant must be self-directed, detail-oriented, and adaptable in a high-intensity environment. Basic science and/or clinical research skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required as well. The applicant should have experience/expertise in MSK ultrasound with interest in co-directing an ultrasound program for the department. The applicant should have interest in co-directing the pediatric sports medicine fellowship.
*2 to 5 year experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
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 ONLY at www.cu.edu/careers Review of applications will begin October 9, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. Required Application Materials: When applying at www.cu.edu/careers, applicants must include: 1. A cover letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2. A current CV or resume 3. Letters of reference (optional) Questions should be directed to [email protected]
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20259 - SOM-Orthopedics
Posting Date: Oct 2, 2017
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Jodi Naylor
Posting Contact Email: [email protected]
Position Number: 00007115