Endocrinolgy Program Director

Posting Details

Title Information

Faculty TitleAssistant ProfessorJob Class Code00031FLSAExempt Position Information

Posting NumberFRGV0919Working TitleEndocrinolgy Program DirectorNumber of Vacancies1LocationRio Grande ValleyDivision/OrganizationDivision of Health AffairsAppointment Period for Non-Tenure Position1 yearTenure StatusNon Tenure TrackFTE12 month, 100%Scope of Job

The UTRGV School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine is seeking an Endocrinologist to serve as the Program Director and develop the Endocrinology Fellowship Program. Applicant must have an M.D. degree or equivalent, from an approved LCME or ECFMG medical school and satisfactory completion of an Internal Medicine residency program and Board Certified/Eligible in Endocrinology. Must have 5 years’ experience as active faculty in a residency/fellowship program. Candidate must be eligible for Texas medical licensure.

The Departmental goal is to expand the clinical practice across the Rio Grande Valley and develop outstanding educational and scholarly activities for medical students, a growing Internal Medicine program, and a future Endocrinology Fellowship. Demonstration of strong commitment to the education of residents and medical students is essential. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.

Minimum Qualifications

MD, DO or equivalent from an accredited institution and able to be licensed in the State of Texas

Discipline Specific Required Qualifications

Board Certified/Eligible in Endocrinology

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in all modalities of Endocrinology and 5 years’ experience as active faculty in an Endocrinology Fellowship or Internal Medicine Residency Program.

License or Certification Required?YesSalaryCommensurate with Qualifications and ExperienceDesired Start Date12/01/2019 Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

EEO Statement
UTRGV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. UTRGV takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


Diversity Statement
UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.

Open Date10/02/2019Close DateAdditional Information

UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may
require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is
performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive
and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code
§51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of
Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least
135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement
Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week
and at least 135 days in length.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Dear Applicant,

Human Resources will not be held responsible for redacting any confidential information from the documents you attach with your application. The confidential information includes the following:

*Date of Birth
*Social Security Number
*Gender
*Ethnicity/Race

Please make sure that you omit this information prior to submission. We are advising that Human Resources will be forwarding your application to the department as per your submission.

Please Note

Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to
demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based
test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of
English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the
International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Incomplete applications
will not be considered.

Quick Linkhttp://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/22776Posting Supplemental Questions

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    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Curriculum Vitae
    2. List of 3 References
    3. Letter of Interest
    Optional Documents
    1. Reference Letter 1
    2. Reference Letter 2
    3. Reference Letter 3

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