EM Faculty - Assistant Ultrasound Director

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Posting Number: 03775
Position Title: EM Faculty - Assistant Ultrasound Director
Position Type: Faculty
Hiring Unit: MEDICINE
Position Description: The University of Chicago's Department of Medicine, Section of Emergency Medicine, is searching for full-time faculty members at any rank to serve as Assistant Ultrasound Director to assist the Ultrasound Director in running the ultrasound program. Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. We especially welcome applicants with experience in ultrasound operations, quality oversight, and the design and implementation of an ultrasound fellowship.

The University of Chicago Emergency Medicine residency program established in 1972 has a rich history as one of the oldest emergency medicine programs in the country. The successful applicant will join an academic faculty who are active in research, medical education, simulation, international medicine, EMS/prehospital medicine and air-medical transport. The University of Chicago Medicine is a STEMI receiving hospital, a comprehensive Stroke Center, a Burn Center, an Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, and one of the Chicago South EMS regional resource hospitals. The Adult ED has an annual volume of over 65,000 patients and our Pediatric ED has a volume of 30,000 patients per year.

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible in Emergency Medicine, and 4) be ultrasound fellowship trained.

To be considered, those interested must apply at https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=55620 by uploading a CV and cover letter. Academic rank and compensation are dependent upon qualifications. A generous package of fringe benefits is included. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
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Statement: The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email [email protected] with their request.
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Posted: 1/10/2019
Application Due: 9/15/2019
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