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University of Minnesota Physicians Faculty Physician - Clinical Microbiology .and. Microbial Molecular Diagnostics (Aca in Minneapolis, Minnesota

As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals. About the Appointment: The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at the University of Minnesota Medical School seeks a fulltime ABP board certified/eligible clinical microbiologist. Academic rank, compensation and appointment type will be based on qualifications and experience. Candidates must have demonstrated ability in teaching and in scholarly productivity. Minimum requirements are an MD, PhD or equivalent degree. Clinical pathology residency training or clinical microbiology post-doctoral training is required. Applicants should be board certified or eligible by the American Board of Pathology in Clinical Pathology (preferably with sub-specialty qualification in Medical Microbiology) or by the American Board of Medical Microbiology. Physician applicants must be eligible for medical licensure in Minnesota. The Clinical Microbiology and Virology Sections provide all diagnostic testing for the MHealth Fairview system (several hospitals and clinics). The Infectious Diseases Diagnostic Laboratory (IDDL) menu embraces all areas of conventional microbiology, MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry, many qualitative bacterial and viral PCR and array assays, as well as quantitative viral load assays. Serologic infectious diseases assays are also supervised by the IDDL Medical Directors. The Laboratory technical work is staffed by two supervisors, three technical specialists, nine senior technologists (Tech Leads), and 48 Clinical Laboratory Scientists (Medical Technologists), including four Medical Laboratory Technicians. Candidates will also participate in medical student, resident and fellow education, and are encouraged to pursue a research program that leads to a national/international reputation of excellence. Clinical responsibilities, on-call duties and conferences are shared with other members of the microbiology faculty. Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate's area of specialty/research expertise. Preferred candidates will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents, fellows and faculty. To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, a CV, a one page career goal statement, and the name and contact information for three references. If possible, combine all material into a single PDF. Your application will not be considered until all components of the application are complete. Additional Requirements: An application for the corresponding academic component of this position should be submitted through University of Minnesota employment site. https://hr.myu.umn.edu/jobs/ext/337352 Benefits: Information about benefits of working at the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians can be found at .and. . M Health and Clinical Partnerships: University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system. The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC): The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate,