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University of Minnesota Physicians Faculty Postion - Body Imaging Radiologist (academic, tenure tracked, tenured) 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.


Background Requirements• Minimum requirements are an M.D or equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Minnesota, board certified or board eligible status, completion of ACGME accredited radiology training. • Prior leadership, mentoring and team building experience• Strong clinical background with demonstrated excellence in teaching and clinical excellence in thoraco-abdominal imaging• Proven record of funded research, including clinical trials as well as high-impact peer-reviewed publications

About the Job

The Department of Radiology of the University of Minnesota Medical School is seeking a Division Director for Thoraco-Abdominal Imaging at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor (full-time, academic track). A key member of the Department’s leadership team, this position will come with protected academic time commensurate with expectation of scholarly productivity, faculty mentorship and impactful peer-reviewed publications. Role Description• Develop goals and objectives for the Thoraco-Abdominal Imaging Division• Lead recruitment of academic radiologists for the Division• Work with faculty to advance the missions of the Department and grow internal and external collaborations• Mentor and develop faculty in education, research and clinical care, increasing academic productivity and fostering progress toward promotion• Monitor and ensure success of fellowship program; oversee resident and medical student education within Thoraco-Abdominal Imaging• Partner with healthsystem staff to ensure optimization of the clinical practice including quality, standardization, peer review, productivity, performance improvement and clinical scheduling• Ensure satisfaction of referring physicians and service lines, oversee multi-disciplinary care conferences• Develop research links to the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research (CMRR)The Department of RadiologyThe Department of Radiology has 40 academic radiologists and 26 MR research faculty, and is #9 in Blue Ridge NIH ranking. The Department has several highly regarded ACGME education programs with over 50 residents and 12 fellows. The Department leads the practice of radiology across MHealth Fairview, a large academic and community healthsystem in the Twin Cities Metro Area comprised of 10 hospitals and over 70 ambulatory clinics. The Department is subspecialized into seven divisions: Breast Imaging, Musculoskeletal Imaging, Interventional Radiology, Neuroradiology, Nuclear Medicine, Pediatric Radiology and Thoraco-Abdominal Imaging. https://www.med.umn.edu/radiology.The Thoraco-Abdominal DivisionThe Thoraco-Abdominal Division has eight core academic radiology faculty, two fellows and more than 50 community radiologists. The Division participates in 12 interdisciplinary care conferences. Center for Magnetic Resonance Research – CMRRAs a key part of the Department of Radiology, the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research is an internationally renowned center for ultrahigh field MRI (7 Tesla and above) with some of the most advanced MR 3 Tesla and 7 Tesla instrumentation in the world, and one of a kind 10.5 Tesla whole body scanner. CMRR focuses on development of unique magnetic resonance (MR) imaging and spectroscopy methodologies and instrumentation for the acquisition of structural, functional, and biochemical information non-invasively in humans, and utilizing this capability to investigate organ function in health and disease. CMRR focuses on the significant advantages of extracting biomedical information using high and ultrahigh magnetic fields, and developing methodological and engineering solutions to challenges encountered by working at high frequencies in the human body, including the abdomen, corresponding to such high field strengths.CMRR engages unique expertise in imaging physics, engineering, and signal processing, amplifying the contributions of each of these groups of scientists to conduct basic and clinical biomedical research.

To apply, please attach a cover letter, CV, a one page career goal statement, and the name and contact information for three references.


Information about benefits of working at the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians can be found at https://humanresources.umn.edu/benefits (https://humanresources.umn.edu/benefits%20/) & https://mphysicians.org/careers.

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, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

Community Information

University of Minnesota Physicians is based in the beautiful Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, ranked as the #6 best place to live in America by U.S. News & World Report in 2019. For more information about the vibrant culture, community, and recreation that Minneapolis-St. Paul has to offer, please click on the links below.

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Minnesota Department of Education (http://www.education.state.mn.us/)

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UMPhysicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.

UMPhysicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.

M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.

For more than two decades, University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) has been the multi-specialty group practice for the University of Minnesota Medical School faculty. We serve the land grant mission of the University by providing high quality, innovative and leading-edge care to patients across the state of Minnesota and beyond.

We have world-leading experts in a broad range of specialties and primary care, are committed to the discovery of cures and treatments and provide patients access to the latest evidence-based care. University of Minnesota Physicians owns and operates specialty and family medicine clinics, employs more than 1,200 physicians and 2,400 providers and staff, and contributes a significant portion of operating revenue to support the University of Minnesota Medical School’s research and education priorities.

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