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Visiting Assistant Professor- Dermatology (req21229)

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

Employment Type: Faculty

Faculty Type

Hiring Department
Dermatology Administration (627B)

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 (UNM) School of Medicine Department of Dermatology seeks
qualified individuals for a full-time faculty position as a Visiting Assistant Professor in General
Dermatologist. We serve a large, diverse,
medically complex population and are a consultative resource for the state of
New Mexico and the Four Corners region of the Southwest. The Department
provides many services including: general and pediatric dermatology,
phototherapy, laser, dermatologic/Mohs surgery and aesthetic services. We have
a strong partnership with both Dermatopathology and community physicians.
Responsibilities include primarily outpatient Dermatology and evening/weekend
call coverage for inpatient hospital consultations Teledermatology is an evolving
development as well. Opportunities for clinical research are available.

The UNM Health Sciences Center (HSC) is the only academic health complex in the
state and is located on the UNM campus in beautiful Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The UNM HSC prioritizes resources to its four mission areas - Education,
Research, Patient Care and Community Outreach - to provide New Mexicans with
the highest level of health care. This also provides opportunity for
transdisciplinary scholarship and research with collaborations from Main Campus
Scholars, Law School, School of Population Health, and robust community

The School of Medicine at UNM HSC celebrated for its innovations in medical
education and has earned a reputation for making diversity in the physician
workforce a priority. Candidates with attributes that support our mission
include demonstrable experience promoting inclusion in the workforce, modelling
cultural humility, commitment to guiding underrepresented/minority learners
into professional success, and striving to use social determinants of health to
address health disparities for individuals and communities. We as an
institution value community engagement, as evidenced by our national
recognition in rural and family medicine training programs and our
groundbreaking BA/MD Programs that provide pathways for students from urban,
rural, and tribal New Mexico to pursue a medical career. The Department of
Dermatology is committed to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and uses these
standards as measures of excellence.

New Mexico is a recreation and art destination; Albuquerque is a beautiful city
with mountains to the east and a mesa to the west with breathtaking sunsets,
lakes, rivers, deserts and mountain ranges. It is ideal for outdoor activities
and sports all year-round including running, hiking, biking and skiing. The
State of New Mexico is multicultural and multilingual with 22 American Indian
tribes and nations as well as vibrant Latinx, African American, and Asian
American communities with excellent local cuisine, unique architecture, and
multiple cultural and historic sites. NM is dense with internationally famous
artists, craft breweries and wineries, and an expanding film industry.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Medical Doctor or equivalent
  • Board eligible/certified in Dermatology
  • Eligible for medical licensure in NM
  • Eligible for State of New Mexico Board of Pharmacy certification and federal DEA registration
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Interest in working with diverse team(s) of providers, learners and staff
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities."
  • Skill leading teams with growth mindset principles
  • Commitment to UNM School of Medicine mission areas (Education, Research, Patient Care, Community Outreach)
  • Interest in helping the ACGME accredited residency program evolve and excel
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through
the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job
advertisement on a 3rd party site, please
visit UNMJobs
to submit an application.

Attach current CV.

For Best Consideration
For best consideration, please apply by 8/2/2022. This position will remain open until filled.
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