Gastroenterology – IBD – Clinical Faculty
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL and Oak Brook, IL
Rush University Medical Center (RUMC), a nationally recognized clinical and academic institution and the teaching hospital for Rush Medical and Nursing Colleges, invites applications for experienced Gastroenterologists to join the Division of Gastroenterology.
Preferred candidates would be currently at the Associate Professor rank or above with experience and interest in inflammatory bowel disease, small bowel disorders, and motility/functional bowel disease. RUMC is part of a large health system focused on patient care, teaching, and research. The position will include clinical care (outpatient, inpatient, and endoscopy), training of residents and fellows, and supporting the academic mission. More specifically, the Division of Gastroenterology is part of the Digestive Diseases Service Line which integrates clinical care, teaching, and research efforts to advance the fields associated with digestive diseases. The faculty are part of an integrated team of clinicians and researchers who also collaborate with allergy/immunology (GI/adverse reactions to food clinic), colorectal surgery and oncology (a comprehensive clinic for gastrointestinal cancers), bariatric surgery, upper GI surgery (Barrett’s esophagus and achalasia), ENT, pathology, and neurology.
Rush GI has consistently been recognized as one of the top programs across the nation. The most recent US News and World Reports placed Rush University Medical Center as #21 in Gastroenterology & GI in the nation. Additionally, our training program continues to provide the GI subspecialty with exceptionally trained physicians. The three-year fellowship program also offers advanced therapeutic training (one 4th year fellow per year).
Digestive Diseases patients within the Rush health system receive clinical care across multiple hospitals and locations: Rush University Medical Center (main campus), Rush Oak Brook, Rush Oak Park Hospital, and other off-site locations across the Chicagoland area). In an effort to meet the demand for Rush Digestive Disease experts, additional clinical sites are also being developed. With Rush’s academic vision, growth/expansion, and enthusiasm for the advancement of clinical care, this is an exceptional time for colleagues to join the team.
Rush University System for Health is an academic health system whose mission is to improve the health of the individuals and the diverse communities it serves through the integration of outstanding patient care, education, research and community partnerships. Rush includes Rush University Medical Center, Rush University, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital, as well as numerous outpatient care facilities. Rush University, with more than 2,500 students, is a health sciences university that comprises Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College. Rush University Medical Center is an elite medical community recognized for excellence in patient care, medical discovery and clinical expertise. Our continued pursuits have earned Rush University Medical Center the distinction of being on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals Honor Roll for 2021-2022. This places the Medical Center among the top 20 of the 3,000 hospitals evaluated. U.S. News & World Report has also recognized nine Rush programs among the nation’s best, including top 10 national rankings for neurology and neurosurgery and orthopedics. These accolades, along with many others that include a decade of Magnet® designation, reflect the collective efforts and commitment to excellence demonstrated by our physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses and medical staff. Rush University Medical Center has received Vizient's Quality Leadership Award, ranking first among 99 academic medical centers across the country. All three Rush University System for Health hospitals have earned the LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation in the Healthcare Equality Index.
Interested candidates, please send your CV and cover letter to:
Senior Director, Faculty Recruitment
Rush is an equal opportunity / Affirmative Action employer