University of Utah Allergist/Immunologist - Assistant or Associate Professor in Salt Lake City, Utah
Position/Rank Allergist/Immunologist - Assistant or Associate Professor
Department 01714 - DVSN OF ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY
Track Non Tenure Track
New Position to Begin July 2018 or later
The Division of Allergy and Immunology at the University of Utah is recruiting for an Allergist/Immunologist. The Allergist/Immunologist will provide clinical care to both Pediatric and Adult patients with Allergic and Immunologic diseases, including patients with complex and chronic diseases, and challenging allergic and immunologic disorders such as food allergy, severe atopic skin disease and primary immune deficiency disorders. Clinical activities will be carried out at the University Health Clinics and Primary Children’s Medical Center ambulatory and inpatient sites. In addition to clinical service and teaching, there is an expectation for academic work, including investigation, administration as well as advocacy.
Opportunities exist to conduct research in a variety of areas including clinical and translational research, education, outcomes/quality improvement, and medical informatics. There is infrastructure and support for clinical and translational research both within the Division and within the Department of Pediatrics.
Qualified candidates must be Board Qualified/Board Certified in Pediatrics or Internal Medicine, and in Allergy and Immunology. The selected candidate will receive a faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics on the Clinical Track at the academic level commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The University offers a competitive salary and an unmatched benefits program, including non-contributory retirement contributions of 20.2% of annual salary that vest immediately. The Department offers an education loan repayment program, in addition to a faculty development and mentoring program designed to help faculty succeed in translational or basic research.
Salt Lake City offers an incredible quality of life with a growing economy, rich cultural scene with ballet, theatre, symphony, opera and museums, outstanding restaurants, and a moderate cost of living. The city is a well-known ski destination and a gateway to the state’s renowned landscapes. In addition to its 14 ski resorts, Utah boasts five scenic national parks (with five more within a day’s drive), a variety of golf courses allowing for year-round play, hundreds of miles of hiking and biking trails, a picturesque Lake Powell, and numerous other outdoor activities.
Interested individuals can apply for the position at http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/71383. Cover letter and curriculum vitae will be required. For additional information about the position, please contact: John Bohnsack, M.D. at email@example.com.
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“ URS ”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.
Special Instructions for Candidates
Open Date 11/27/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Requisition Number PRN01882F