Associate Professor Pulmonology and Critical Care

Location
Las Vegas, Nevada
Posted
Jun 23, 2021
Closes
Jul 23, 2021
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Academic/Teaching

The Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care Division, dynamic Assistant/Associate professors to join our team to provide excellent patient care and participate in our important mission of teaching medical students, residents and fellows. This is a non-tenure track position.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Care for patients in the ICU and be expected to supervise a full range of ICU procedures including central line placement, arterial line placement, intubation, tube thoracotomy, and ventilator management.
  • Supervise a separate pulmonary consultation service performing inpatient consultations and bronchoscopies.
  • Have an integral role in our fellowship program. Our Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship program recruits 3 fellows a year to our accredited ACGME fellowship.
  • Supervise and teach of fellows, residents and medical students during procedures, rounds, and through didactic lectures are expected as part of the academic mission of the division.
  • The candidate will also be expected to develop a scholarly activity program. This will include clinical scholarship and mentoring residents in the research projects.
  • Qualified candidates who have interest in research will have the opportunity to collaborate in clinical research projects.
  • Teaching and computer literacy skills are essential.

QUALIFICATIONS  

The successful candidate must have an M.D. or D.O. degree, successful completion of an ACGME accredited residency program, and be board certified or board eligible in Pulmonary Disease. In addition, Board certification in Critical Care Medicine is preferred. If board eligible, certification must be completed within the first two years of employment.

The Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV offers a competitive benefit and compensation package. Rank will be commensurate with experience.

For consideration, please submit a letter of interest, CV and letters of reference addressed to: Dr. Buddha Dawn, Chair of Internal Medicine, Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV, and send to Tracy.Geiger@Unlv.edu, Director of Talent Acquisition at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV.

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