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Open Rank in Emergency Medicine (req18023)

University of New Mexico
Job Location:
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Posting Number

Employment Type: Faculty

Faculty Type
Open Rank

Hiring Department
Emergency Medicine (558B)

Academic Location
School of Medicine

Benefits Eligible
The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.

Position Summary

The University of New Mexico, Department of Emergency Medicine, is seeking a full-time physician faculty member with training in Medical Toxicology. In addition to supporting our EM residency program and providing clinical care in both our academic and community hospital facilities, this faculty member will join two other board-certified Toxicology physicians to support and advance the New Mexico Poison Center.

The Department of Emergency Medicine has 72 full-time and part-time attending physicians, and is home to an outstanding EM Residency, EMS Academy and Center for Disaster Medicine. UNM Health System is New Mexico's only Level I Trauma Center, UNM Children's Hospital, home to the only Burn Center, and the state's first Comprehensive Stroke Center. UNM Health System providers specialize in over 150 areas and receive 900,000 outpatient visits, 22,000 surgical cases and 100,000 emergency room visits each year. UNM prides itself on being an engaged partner to the many communities it serves and takes great pride and accepts the responsibility that comes with that commitment. The School of Medicine (SOM), created in 1964, is celebrated for its research discoveries and innovations in medical education and has earned a reputation for prioritizing diversity in the physician and health professions workforce. SOM is home to a groundbreaking BA/MD Program that provides a new pathway for students from throughout New Mexico to pursue a medical career, as well as, numerous graduate and health profession programs. The SOM sits within a Health Sciences Center, along with a Population-Based Health, Pharmacy, and Nursing Graduate Program offering unique inter-professional training and collaborative experiences. The University of New Mexico is located in the beautiful mountain west at the intersection of unique and diverse cultures.

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits.


Minimum requirements:

  • Have an MD/DO or equivalent.
  • Have completed a fellowship in Medical Toxicology.
  • Board certified or board eligible in Emergency Medicine and Toxicology.
  • 3 to 5 years of directly related experience which may include residency and fellowship.
  • State of New Mexico Medical license or equivalent and Federal DEA Certification at time of hire.

Preferred Qualifications: (We invite applicants to talk about their knowledge. experiences, and impact in the following areas):

  • Clinical skills relevant to Emergency Medicine and Toxicology.
  • Communicate effectively with physicians, patients and other health professionals as well as with multi-lingual populations.
  • Commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
  • Commitment and activities related to community engagement.
  • Interest or experiences in scholarly, educational, or administrative work to include coaching and mentoring.
  • Personal and professional alignment with the values of the Department and the UNM School of medicine.
Application Instructions

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Please include a cover letter which describes your educational and professional background, lived experiences and alignment with the values of the Department and the UNM School of Medicine: cover letter may also include a description of work in the four domains listed above with a focus on activities which have made a demonstrated positive impact.

For additional information, please contact Dr. Steve McLaughlin at SMcLaughlin@salud.unm.eduor Amy Jameson at (505) 272-5150;

For Best Consideration
For best consideration, please apply by 12/6/2021. This position will remain open until filled.

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