The University of Arizona Health Network is a state-of-the-art, tertiary care medical facility in Tucson, located at the edge of the beautiful Catalina Mountains. UA has a strong tradition of clinical care excellence with a Department of Medical Imaging founded on technology innovation and education. Our Neuroradiology case volume draws from a busy Neuroscience practice that covers the full array of diseases of the brain, head & neck, and spine.
The Department of Medical Imaging has a strong tradition of imaging research, with 18 research faculty and many cross-appointed faculty in Biomedical Imaging, Optical Physics, Biochemistry and Chemistry and 14,000 sq ft of dedicated research space in the Department, providing a fertile ground for translational research.
We are seeking Assistant Professor level candidates for an academic track position at the UA College of Medicine (COM). Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills are a must to integrate with the team atmosphere in our section. Salary and benefits are highly competitive and commensurate with academic appointment, based on experience.
This position involves participation in the clinical teaching and research functions of the Neuroradiology Section in the University of Arizona Department of Medical Imaging.
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
- Primary coverage of Neuroradiology service.
- Additional clinical service in the Neuroradiology Section.
- Teach medical students, residents and fellows.
- Participate in clinical research.
Additional Minimum Qualifications
- M.D. or D.O. degree.
- Current Arizona Medical License.
- Evidence of prior clinical, teaching and research experience.
Pre-employment Screening Requirements
- Demonstrated interest in education and research to support the residency and fellowship programs.
- Established expertise in working with diverse patient populations.
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
Supplemental Pre-Employment Screening