Faculty Physician - Advanced Gastroenterologist (Assistant or Associate Professor - Academic Track)

University of Minnesota Physicians
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Nov 7, 2023

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Faculty Physician - Advanced Gastroenterologist

The Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, at the University of Minnesota is seeking a board certified/eligible Advanced Gastroenterology who is clinically and academically focused on bariatric medicine and related endoscopic interventions at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank on an academic track (specific track to be determined by qualifications and interest).

Position Highlights:

  • We currently have five expert advanced endoscopists, each with their own academic interests including complex pancreas and biliary diseases, third space endoscopy, technique and device innovation and therapeutic luminal interventions.

  • The ideal candidate will have excellent advanced endoscopy skills including endoscopic suturing and a focused clinical and academic interest in medical management of obesity and bariatric endoscopy.

  • This position will work closely with our nationally recognized, NIH funded minimally invasive surgical group to improve the care of our bariatric population.

  • EUS and ERCP skills will be utilized with opportunities to grow the practice in community settings.

  • It is expected that an applicant will have completed their training with a strong record of clinical service, clinical research and teaching.

  • In addition, the candidate is expected to have demonstrated ability to collaborate across teams, and engage in national GI professional societies, as well as have a publication record to portend strong academic potential.

  • We are a forward-looking division, which adopts the roles of Nutrition and GI Health Psychology in providing care for our patients as well as developing research programs in these aspects of gastroenterology practice. We believe in team science and collaboration with basic researchers across our large University.

  • We offer academic tertiary care with established fellowships in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Advanced Endoscopy and Hepatology fellowships.

  • We operate in state-of-the-art facilities including newly built clinics and endoscopy suites.

  • Position is based at the M Health Fairview Clinic and Surgery Center and the University of Minnesota Medical Center, in Minneapolis.

  • You will have the opportunity for continued development with educational conferences, CME, and collaboration with top specialists.

About the Division:

Our division is home to an internationally-recognized group of experts with interests in medical and endoscopic management of complex pancreas/biliary disorders. Moreover, the division includes one of the longest standing liver transplant programs in the United States involved with over 100 yearly liver transplantations. Our general gastroenterology group continues to grow, now with experts in all subfields including esophagology, inflammatory bowel, microbiota, and artificial intelligence, among others. The division has made a number of ground-breaking contributions in the fields of hepatology, advanced endoscopy, general gastroenterology and nutrition, and generates important basic scientific findings in liver metabolism. We continue to maintain the highest ambitions for excellence in all three of its major missions: patient services, teaching, and research.


  • Graduate of an accredited ACGME Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship training program.

  • Board eligible/certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • Licensed or ability to acquire medical license and DEA in the State of Minnesota, and meet threshold criteria/qualifications for credentialing and privileges.

  • 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 the VISA.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completion of a 1 or 2 year advanced endoscopy fellowship, preferably with exposure to endobariatric procedures.

This role is dually employed and applicants should complete the corresponding application for this position.

Benefits Highlights

Our benefits package was recently recognized for its competitive and inclusive nature. Some highlights include:

  • Comprehensive medical and dental insurance plans

  • As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we are a qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

  • Best in industry 401K employer contribution

  • Concierge services and a well-being allowance

More information can be found here: UMN Benefits and M Physicians Benefits.

M Health and Clinical Partnerships

Providers practice at affiliated locations under the M Health Fairview shared care delivery system. This partnership represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to build a nationally known academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.

University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota is among the largest and most prestigious public research universities in the nation. The University Medical School is a world-class institution with a long history of leadership and discoveries that have changed the practice of medicine. The nearly 3,000 outstanding faculty members are committed to achieving excellence in research, clinical care, and developing the next generation of health professionals.

Community Information

We are based in Minneapolis and consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America by U.S. News & World Report. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area offers a high quality of life and a low cost of living. You'll find excellent school systems, a robust economy, an award-winning culinary scene, museums of all types, outstanding theaters, and a reliable international airport. If you love the outdoors, you can enjoy all four seasons with the plethora of lakes, parks, and some of the country's best bike trails!

  • Explore Minnesota

  • Greater Minneapolis St. Paul Metropolitan Area


M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

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