Instructor of Radiology - Thoracic Imaging

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Instructor of Radiology - Thoracic Imaging

Location:
Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Aug 19, 2019
Close Date:
Aug 19, 2021
Description:

The Department of Radiology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Instructor position in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). Expertise is required in the specific area of Cardio-thoracic Radiology. Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree. Applicants must be American Board of Radiology certified or eligible with sub-specialty training in cardio-thoracic radiology.

Responsibilities may include daily clinical interpretation of chest radiographs, thoracic CT and thoracic MRI. Performance of thoracic needle biopsies is preferred. There is an option to participate in the cardiovascular CT and MRI clinical practice. Responsibilities will also involve the supervision of residents and cardiothoracic imaging fellows and lecturing to medical students, radiology residents, fellows and trainees from other departments. The successful candidate will also participate in shared after hour and weekend coverage.

The successful applicant will have an opportunity to participate in high-quality teaching instruction and learn innovative clinical techniques to prepare them for a career focused on clinical and educational excellence. Instructors are provided research and educational support to prepare them for an academic career.

Penn Radiology provides clinical services for the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia Veteran Affairs Medical Center, as well as affiliated outpatient imaging centers located in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

 

 

 

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Posted: 8/22/2019
Application Due: 5/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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