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Open Rank of Radiology in Emergency Radiology

Posting Numberreq16827
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeOpen Rank
Hiring DepartmentRadiology General (499B)
Academic LocationSchool of Medicine
Benefits EligibleThe University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

The Department of Radiology at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is seeking applicants for a full-time Radiologist with specialization or focused interest in Emergency/Trauma Imaging.  This is an Open Rank, Open Track faculty position that will report to the Department Chair.   This position will provide primary diagnostic and consultative services in radiology for examinations performed, specifically the interpretation of CT, ultrasound, and radiography across all organ systems including neurologic, thoracic, musculoskeletal, vascular, genitourinary, gastrointestinal, gynecologic, and early obstetric. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to assist in other subspecialties according to their interest or expertise. Most daily clinical assignments involve resident or fellow supervision. All faculty contribute to resident didactic education and are encouraged to engage in clinical research or other scholarly activities. Research opportunities include diverse and growing translational imaging and image processing facilities and are supported by dedicated research and publications staff.  

The clinical schedule will include rotating weeks through afternoon shifts (12pm – 8pm), evening shifts (4:30pm – 12:30am) and night shifts (11pm – 8am), with ample non-clinical time to allow for sleep recovery, excellent job satisfaction, and academic productivity.

The successful candidate will be responsible for mentoring and teaching residents, fellows and medical students. 

The Department of Radiology provides services for the UNM Hospital, which is a 580-bed Level 1 Trauma and Tertiary Care Center; the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center; the 71-bed Sandoval Regional Medical Center; and the 320-bed Veterans Affairs Medical Center.  The University and our Department have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, and we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of physicians, including members of racial and ethnic minorities, women, veterans, LGBTQ physicians, and individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans.  We are committed to caring for the diverse population of our minority-majority state and seek physicians with the same commitment to working with broadly diverse learner and community populations.

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is located in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley with stunning natural beauty.  There are 300+ days of sunshine per year in Albuquerque, with an ideal environment for outdoor activities and easy accessibility to hiking, skiing, camping, and other activities. 


Minimum Qualifications:

  • MD or equivalent
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • ABR board certified or board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology by contract start date
  • State of New Mexico Medical License (or eligibility) by contract start date

 Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Previous academic and radiology teaching experience
  • Experience or additional training in Emergency Radiology
  • Fellowship in Emergency Radiology, MSK, Neuroradiology, or Abdominal Imaging with demonstrated ability to read across the broad spectrum of emergency imaging
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and learner success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job advertisement on a 3rd party site, please visit UNMJobs to submit an application.

A complete application must include a CV, cover letter and 3 references.  Cover letter should address preferred qualifications.

For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 9/10/2021. This position will remain open until filled.

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The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.