Excellent opportunity for a dynamic Interventional Cardiologist to join a growing academic division at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois. Practice in a collegial environment with reasonable call responsibilities. The division has a mix of young and experienced cardiologists of diverse backgrounds that needs additional cardiology faculty to support growth and expansion. The division is the primary site for the only ACGME accredited cardiovascular fellowship program in the region. The position requires active involvement in teaching of medical students, medical residents and cardiology fellows. Echo and nuclear board certification is desirable. Competitive compensation and excellent benefits offered. Candidates will receive an academic rank commensurate with their experience. Recent graduates and fellows are welcome to apply! H1-B candidates accepted.
Work in a welcoming community located in the heart of the mid-west! Springfield serves as the state capital and is located within driving distance of Chicago and St. Louis. Enjoy all the benefits of city living without any of the hassles. Excellent schools and several desirable residential neighborhoods within easy driving distance to the hospital and clinics. Multiple options for schools including Montessori, excellent public and private schools. Local magnet school is consistently ranked in the top 5 schools in the state. Two university campuses with a thriving student community. Parks, museums and a vibrant downtown with multiple options for cultural activities and entertainment.
Minimum Qualifications: Graduate of accredited medical school program; Graduate of formal specialty training program in Cardiology; Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine or eligibility for ABIM; Diplomate of the American Board of Cardiology Medicine or eligibility for Cardiology Board; Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Illinois or Licensed by the State of Illinois prior to employment; Experience providing services to multicultural populations; Experience dealing with underrepresented minority populations. This position has been designated as security sensitive and employment is contingent upon the results of a background investigation. This position is sensitive to the needs of underrepresented minority populations.
Desired Qualifications: Experience working in an academic environment, both inpatient and outpatient settings.
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Application for this position can be done directly through SIU School of Medicine at www.siumed.edu/hr, click on Current Openings. You will need to create an account and complete the required documents in this system, along with uploading the necessary documentation.
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and provides equal employment and educational opportunities for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or marital status in accordance with local, state and federal law