Professor (Open-Rank)

Job description

University of Colorado - School of Medicine

Division of Cardiology

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (Open-Rank)

**Note: This job posting is for open-rank, as-needed professor posting with the Division of Cardiology. Please do not contact posting contact unless you have a specific question related to the application process. You will be contacted as positions become available.**

Nature of Work

The Division of Cardiology at the University of Colorado is searching for a new faculty member(s) with mature clinical skills and academic interests in Interventional Cardiology to work at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO. The position is open-rank; thus, candidates will be appointed as assistant, associate, or full professor level based on knowledge and experience. The University of Colorado is the only combined academic and advanced clinical referral center in Colorado providing a full spectrum of services including coronary, structural, and vascular interventions. We have a successful training program, clinical trials portfolio, advanced image guidance R & D program, and vibrant clinical and academic multidisciplinary programs. The University of Colorado Hospital is located on the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora CO that represents one of the largest medical campuses in the nation. The position will have clinical, research, teaching and administrative responsibilities in either our EP, ACHP, Heart Failure, General Cardiology or one of our other sub-specialties.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is a comprehensive urban research university serving more than 28,000 students in metropolitan Denver and online. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado public institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer 119 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is well known for its distinctive and highly productive research programs, its world-class health facilities at the Anschutz Medical Campus and its well-established partnerships in business, industry and government. These campuses currently have over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at our Anschutz Medical Campus, a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver. Denver is one of America's most vibrant urban centers and the downtown campus, located just steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District, affords our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus ranks among the top institutions nationally in clinical care, education and research. Its 230-acre campus, designed to enhance collaboration and interprofessional education, hosts the College of Nursing; the Schools of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Public Health; the Graduate School; a Health Sciences Library; and two hospitals. Strategically located contiguous to the campus are a biosciences research park and the soon-to-be-completed Veterans Hospital. CU Anschutz offers two undergraduate degrees, 35 graduate degrees, and five first-professional programs. More than 4,000 students learn alongside faculty members who also make meaningful medical discoveries and provide expert clinical care through 1.5 million patient-visits annually. A hub for research and innovation, CU Anschutz receives over $400 million in research awards each year and has filed 1,300 patent applications and formed 53 new companies since 2002.

A national leader in health care and life sciences, CU Anschutz is the only comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. Located in Aurora, Colo., it is one of the newest education, research and patient care facilities in the world. With six schools and colleges, CU Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by blending education, research and clinical care all in one place. This strategic collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel directly from the research bench to the patient's bedside. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here.


Minimum Requirements

  • MD or PhD

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Should have meaningful clinical research background with the ability and intention of developing a collaborative research program.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Academic as well as clinical proficiency is desired.
  • Board certified or board-eligible in cardiology.

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.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Application Materials Required:Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:

Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 5922

When applying, applicants must include:
  • A current Resume/CV
  • 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 - 20169 - SOM-MED-Cardiology

    Schedule: Full-time

    Posting Date: Jul 14, 2016

    Closing Date: Ongoing

    Posting Contact Name: Dennis Evans

    Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

    Position Number: 00008089





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    Posted: 12/17/2018
    Application Due: 2/11/2019
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