Open Rank of Pediatrics - Division Chief of Endocrinology (req16915)
Employment Type: Faculty
Pediatrics Endocrinology (997I)
School of Medicine
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The Department of Pediatrics at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is seeking an experienced Pediatric Endocrinologist to serve as Division Chief for Pediatric Endocrinology. The incumbent should have experience with inpatient and outpatient care of a broad spectrum of childhood endocrine disorders. This faculty position includes opportunities for research and teaching at a dynamic well-supported academic medical center. The division provides a full spectrum of endocrinological care, including a robust diabetes management program. Clinical services include a unique outreach program, traveling mostly by airplane to the corners of New Mexico, enabling the provision of endocrinology services to children throughout what is a geographically large and culturally diverse state. The Division Chief will join a thriving division comprised of three full time Pediatric Endocrinologists, three Advanced Practice Providers, two Clinical Diabetes Educators, two registered nurses, one medical assistant and one administrative assistant. Salary and track will be commensurate with training and experience.
New Mexico's rich cultural and linguistic diversity make it a fascinating and wonderful place to live and work. Situated along the beautiful Sandia Mountains and traversed by the Rio Grande, Albuquerque is New Mexico's largest city, with a growing population in the greater metropolitan area now exceeding 900,000. Albuquerque is a four-season city with elevation ranging from 4900-6700 feet, and enjoys year-round sunshine and moderate climate. The city is famous for its diverse cultures, New Mexican cuisine, unique architecture, and proximity to unlimited outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, snow skiing, fishing and golfing as well as the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. New Mexico's great natural beauty and rich cultures have earned the designation "Land of Enchantment."
This position is subject to criminal records screening in accordance with New Mexico law and clearance by the New Mexico Department of Health is required as a condition of employment.Qualifications
- Able to obtain state licensure(s) in the state of New Mexico
- Board Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology
- Six years recent clinical experience
- Experience with inpatient and outpatient care of a broad spectrum of childhood endocrine disorders within the past 5 years
- Experience with state-wide outreach programs
- Evidence of leadership roles in academic medicine
- Experience mentoring of junior faculty
- Experience with professional and patient education and teaching
- Experience with research
- A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
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A complete application must contain a cover letter and CV. References will be requested when contacted for an interview. For additional information, you may contact Antonette Stanich, Search Coordinator at AStanich@salud.unm.edu.For Best Consideration
For best consideration, please apply by 10/15/2021. This position will remain open until filled.