Tenured Associate Professor - Cardiovascular Epidemiology

Employer
University of Minnesota
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Posted
Dec 20, 2018
Closes
Jan 19, 2019
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR IN CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES - UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA

The Cardiovascular Division, School of Medicine and the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota invite applications for a tenure-track or tenured Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of cardiovascular clinical epidemiology, with particular sub-interests in the epidemiology of cardiac arrhythmias and resuscitation. This position will be based on 100% research effort.  Rank and tenure status will depend on level of accomplishments.

Qualifications:

  • Candidates must have an M.D. or Ph.D. (or international equivalent)
  • Research experience in the clinical epidemiology or etiology of cardiac arrhythmias, resuscitation, or cardiovascular diseases
  • Strong evidence of potential for obtaining independent external research funding
  • Demonstrated history of effective collaboration

Cardiology training or other relevant clinical training not required but desirable

Principal Responsibilities:

Primary research responsibilities will be to become part of a program of research in the clinical epidemiology of cardiovascular disease.  It is expected that the successful candidate will both develop their own research efforts and collaborate with faculty in the Cardiovascular Division on new grant initiatives, especially related to arrhythmias or resuscitation.  The successful candidate will also serve as a bridge to collaborations in cardiovascular disease with the epidemiologists in the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health. There are no prescribed clinical responsibilities but can be arranged for the interested successful candidate. Teaching and student mentoring can be arranged with the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health.

Applicants must have the ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.   

The mission of the University of Minnesota Medical School has four basic components: To advance the science and practice of cardiovascular medicine by performance of basic and clinical research; to train and mentor the future leaders of cardiovascular medicine; to share the knowledge and expertise of our faculty with our region's medical professionals and the public; and to provide clinical care that is both compassionate and state-of-the-art in cardiovascular care.

The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

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