Assistant/Associate Professor - Radiology, Memphis - 190000009N
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Department of Radiology seeks candidates for a full-time, non-tenure track academic position. Academic rank at the time of appointment shall be commensurate with experience and credentials.
The department is seeking a general pediatric radiologists who preferably has their CAQ. Subspecialty training beyond pediatric radiology is a plus but not a necessity. We prefer a pediatric radiologist with experience but will interview others, as well. We are seeking a Pediatric Neuro-Radiologist.
Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Department of Radiology is expanding services. The institution, part of University of Tennessee Radiology ranked nationally in multiple specialties according to US News & World Report. Le Bonheur is a 255 bed hospital with excellent imaging equipment and a current staff of 8 general pediatric radiologists. There are 2 neuro-radiologists. There are 3 interventionalists covering Le Bonheur and St. Jude Hospitals. Radiology also covers 60 more NICU beds at Regional One Hospital, and will cover a developing new outpatient facility in East Memphis/Germantown area in 2016. Le Bonheur is the pediatric arm of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center?s Department of Radiology but also a flagship hospital in the Methodist Le Bonheur Health Care system. It is a leading facility for pediatric neuroscience /neurosurgery and cardiac surgery in the tristate area of Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee and beyond. It is a level 1 trauma center which is doing major national research in infectious disease, tuberous sclerosis as well as nutritional health. Radiologists are involved in many aspects of clinical imaging research. Radiologists are involved in various aspects of medical student courses. There are electives in Radiology, Pediatric Radiology and Imaging Research. There are rotating residents from 2 Memphis programs. There are 5 UT/Le Bonheur pediatric imaging fellows.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is the flagship statewide, public, academic health institution in Tennessee. Founded in 1911, the mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to improve the health and well-being of Tennesseans and the global community by fostering integrated, collaborative, and inclusive education, research, scientific discovery, clinical care, and public service. Employing more than 4,600 people on its faculty, staff, and not-for-profit corporation faculty practice groups, and with more than 3,200 students across the state, UTHSC contributes $4 billion to the economy of Tennessee.
Part of the University of Tennessee System, the Health Science Center is headquartered in Memphis and includes all six of UT's doctoral-degree-granting health science colleges -- Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Graduate Health Sciences, and Health Professions. UTHSC spans the state with its four major, regional clinical health science locations in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, as well as more than 100 clinical education sites across Tennessee. UTHSC is the largest educator of health care professionals in the state and operates the state's largest residency and fellowship advanced training programs.
Located in West Tennessee on the banks of the Mississippi River, Memphis is the second-largest city in the state and among the largest cities in the Southeast. The Greater Memphis metropolitan area has more than 1.3 million residents, and the city ranks among those with the lowest cost of living in the country. It is home to a v ibrant restaurant scene, a revitalized Downtown, the Midtown Arts District, many scenic neighborhoods, an active medical district, and a burgeoning airport in the midst of a $214 million modernization.
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Primary Location US-Tennessee-Memphis
Job Posting Feb 27, 2019, 7:09:07 PM
Internal Number: 190000009N
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