The Department of Medical Imaging is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Professor in Body Imaging. Clinical rotations can be modified to suit a candidate's interests.
The University of Arizona Health Sciences Center comprises a 500-bed tertiary care hospital and substantial outpatient practice. Offering a flexible, largely outpatient body, musculoskeletal, and breast cross-sectional imaging experience, the Radiology program at AHSC is equipped with three MR scanners, (1.5T and 3T GE) with advanced fast-scanning capabilities, and three CTs, including a 64-slice Toshiba MDCT, and GE ultrasound. The outpatient facility has state-of-the-art GE PET/CT, Toshiba 64-slice CT, 1.5-T MR and ultrasound.
The Department of Medical Imaging has a number of ongoing research projects in several areas, including high-speed radial imaging, diffusion imaging, minimally invasive image-guided intervention and contrast media development and has state-of-the-art 7.0 and 4.7 Tesla research magnets for spectroscopy and imaging experiments and a Vivo high resolution ultrasound scanner. A micro CT scanner is also available.
The College of Medicine recognizes the value of diversity of people, thought, perspective and experience. As the sole allopathic medical college in the state of Arizona, the UA COM's mission includes the provision of its services and resources to all Arizona residents. The College's commitment to creating and supporting programs that enhance diversity of thought, background, ethnicity and perspective, and which attract a diverse faculty to serve diverse populations is evident in part through the following programs: the National Center of Excellence in Women's Health, the Arizona Hispanic Center of Excellence, the Office of Outreach and Multicultural Affairs, the Native American Research and Training Center, and the award winning Telemedicine program.
The department is seeking an individual who is able to work with diverse students, trainees and colleagues, and who has experience with a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
Duties and Responsibilities
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications
- Train in advanced imaging technologies.
- Participate in clinical interpretations of advanced imaging.
- Participate and help organize regular disciplinary and inter-disciplinary conferences.
- Participate in resident and medical student teaching.
- Work within appropriate designated research teams to advance translational clinical sciences in the area of advanced body imaging which includes assigned research.
- Participate in authorship of manuscripts, major meeting presentations, and grant preparation.
Additional Minimum Qualifications
- M.D or D.O degree.
- Arizona Medical Teaching License.
- Established expertise in working with diverse patient populations.
Pre-employment Screening Requirements
The University of Arizona conducts pre-employment screening for all positions, which includes a criminal background check, verification of academic credentials, licenses, certifications, and work history. In addition, a check of names and identification documents is conducted on all new employees to ensure they are legally authorized to work in the United States.
What kind of criminal background check is required for this position?
This position is non-security sensitive and requires a name-based criminal background check
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