The University of Chicago's Department of Medicine, Section of Hospital Medicine, is seeking a full-time faculty member at the Assistant Professor rank. We have nationally recognized programs in research and education in hospital medicine that build on collaborations throughout the University and are active in clinical operations and quality improvement in the Medical Center. We especially welcome applicants with advanced training in research methodology and a record of conducting research relevant to hospital medicine. Clinical care responsibilities will be commensurate with funding support.
Prior to the start of employment, an individual must possess the following qualifications: (1) have an MD or equivalent (2) be board certified or eligible in Internal Medicine (3) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Illinois and (4) have cared for hospitalized general medical patients with multiple and complex co-morbidities. The successful candidate will focus on their research, apply for external funding support, provide direct patient care including managing hospitalized patients with complex sub-specialty needs, and teach and supervise our residents and medical students.
Those interested must apply online by uploading a CV and cover letter at Academic Careers. Compensation is dependent upon qualifications. A generous package of fringe benefits is included. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
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About University of Chicago
The University of Chicago, Section of Hospital Medicine provides 24 hour a day in-house clinical care at the University of Chicago Medicine (UCM). The Section’s clinical work is performed by more than 50 physicians, advance practice nurses, physician assistants, nurses, and social workers. The members of our Section serve in a broad array of clinical and leadership roles in the Medical Center, Pritzker School of Medicine, undergraduate College, and at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center. Section faculty roles include serving as teaching attendings for general medical patients, running a robust consultative service, and providing inpatient care of some of the most medically complex patients admitted to UCMC including kidney, liver, lung, and pancreas transplant patients. Faculty in the Section continue to be tapped for education, clinical, and administrative roles, highlighting their breadth of skills and ability to adapt to new responsibilities.