Academic Physician Palliative Medicine

Employer
University of Chicago
Location
Chicago, Illinois
Posted
Mar 22, 2021
Closes
Mar 22, 2022
Ref
2079709
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Academic Physician – Palliative Medicine

The University of Chicago's Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine, is searching for an Assistant Professor to join our Palliative Medicine Program. The appointee will manage patients on our inpatient palliative medicine consultation service, and collaborate in multidisciplinary patient care within our embedded palliative medicine clinics at our main campus or another Chicagoland location.  They may also participate in leading interdisciplinary team meetings and conduct home hospice visits.  Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. We also welcome applicants with additional training in Geriatrics. Compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) will be dependent upon qualifications. 

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have an medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, and 3) be Board Certified or Eligible in Hospice & Palliative Medicine.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago’s Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/84956.  Applicants must upload: a CV including bibliography and cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.  

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773‍-702‍-1032 or email equalopportunity@uchicago.edu with their request.

 

Apply for Academic Physician Palliative Medicine

Already uploaded your resume? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Resume must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb


4000 characters left

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on JAMA Career Center you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.