IM Dept Assistant Professor – Infectious Disease
SOM KC Internal Medicine – Infectious Disease
IM Dept Assistant Professor – Infectious Disease
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Job Description Summary:
Provide medical care for clinic and hospitalized patients at the University of Kansas Health System as well as contribute to various research, educational and clinical initiatives related to areas of individual interest and expertise. Serve in a clinician educator role with responsibility for education of fellows, residents, medical students and other learners.
BC/BE in Internal Medicine or equivalent
BC/BE in Infectious Disease
BC/BC in Critical Care Ability to obtain Kansas and Missouri medical licenses
Experience in Infectious Diseases and/or Critical Care clinical patient care and research Interest in medical education is preferred by not required
Job Duties Outlined:
Perform in-patient attending consultation rounds in rotation with other faculty members. Maintain an ID ambulatory clinic with potential for general infectious diseases population and specialist populations based on individual interest and expertise.
Provide medical care to critical care patients on the Intensive Care Unit.
Provide formal educational instruction by consistently attending and presenting at key Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, and Critical Care conferences. Provide specialty content updates emphasizing pathophysiology, clinical and diagnostics principles and emerging therapeutic interventions. Support other University teaching activities as identified by the Director.
Participate in formal scholarship activities including but not limited to mentorship of house staff and student academic projects, conduction and dissemination of scientific discoveries, participation in Divisional and Institutional scholarship activities with an emphasis on specialty areas of expertise and to continually foster an environment of learning and discovery. Perform other duties as assigned by the Chair of Internal Medicine or the Directors of Infectious Diseases Division and Pulmonary Critical Care Division.
Please direct any questions to InfectiousDiseasesDept@KUMC.edu
If selected as a final candidate for this position, you may be required to complete the Association of American of Universities Representations and Warranties document and sign a release of records that will allow the University of Kansas Medical Center to conduct a further background check with former employers. A copy of the Representations and Warranties document can be found here.
Comprehensive Benefits Package:
Coverage begins on day one for health, dental, and vision insurance and includes health expense accounts with generous employer contributions if the employee participates in a qualifying health plan. Employer-paid life insurance, long-term disability insurance, and various additional voluntary insurance plans are available. Paid time off, including vacation and sick, begins accruing upon hire, plus nine paid holidays. One paid discretionary day is available after six months of employment, and paid time off for bereavement, jury duty, military service, and parental leave is available after 12 months of employment. A retirement program with a generous employer contribution and additional voluntary retirement programs (457 or 403b) are available. https://www.kumc.edu/human-resources/benefits.html
To learn more and apply online, please visit https://kumc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/kumc-jobs/job/Kansas-City-Metro-Area/IM-Dept-Assistant-Professor-Infectious-Disease_JR006417 or go to https://careers.kumc.edu/ and search for position number JR006417.
Applications must be submitted directly through the KU Medical Center website to be considered for this position. Any applications submitted via email or this website will NOT be reviewed or considered.
About KU Medical Center:
The University of Kansas Medical Centers mission is to educate exceptional health care professionals through a full range of undergraduate, graduate, professional, postdoctoral and continuing education programs in the schools of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions. KU Medical Center also advances the health sciences through world-class research programs; provides compassionate and state-of-the-art patient care in an academic medical center environment; and works with communities in every Kansas county to improve the health of Kansans. Learn more at www.kumc.edu.
KUMC offers a range of great benefits that support employees and eligible family members. Our health insurance benefits begin on hire date and KUMC offers other exciting benefits such as paid parental leave, generous employer retirement contributions and other resources to improve health and well-being. For more information, please visit https://www.kumc.edu/human-resources/benefits.html
KU is an EO/AAE. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information or protected Veteran status.
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