The Cardiovascular Division at the University of Minnesota has growing regional and national reputation. The goal of this recruitment is build a prevention continuum of clinical care and research. The Division is now recruiting an academic track cardiologist as Assistant Professor, to expand this mission as a member of the general Cardiovascular section. The candidate will work closely with Cardiovascular Division, prevention program and LHI leadership to expand the University’s clinical and academic missions. The position will be based on 25% clinical and 75% protected research effort. Clinical efforts will include University clinics, outreach clinics, echocardiography/imaging and general hospital service.
Medical School, Division and Section Description
The mission of the University of Minnesota Medical School has four basic components: To advance the science and practice of cardiovascular medicine by performance of basic and clinical research; to train and mentor the future leaders of cardiovascular medicine; to share the knowledge and expertise of our faculty with our region's medical professionals and the public; and to provide clinical care that is both compassionate and state-of-the-art in cardiovascular care.
Applicants must have an M.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated high-level qualifications in education, research and clinical care. Internal Medicine board certified or board eligible status, Cardiology Board certified or board eligible and a Minnesota medical license is required. Candidates should also be board certified or board eligible in internal medicine and cardiology.
Required areas of expertise include general clinical cardiology and advanced training and expertise in cardiovascular disease primary and secondary prevention patient care management. Proven knowledge and success in clinical research skills. Candidates should have experience in supporting medicine post-graduate fellowship training. Candidates should be recognized for provision of clinical excellence, a publication track record of successful research and experience and knowledge in grant submissions for external funding.
Applicants must have the ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
Internal Number: 328724
About University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.