Open Rank (Geriatrics)

    The University of North Carolina
    Chapel hill, NC
    Full-time

    Job Description

    Posting Information

    Position Type

    Permanent Faculty

    Working Title

    Open Rank (Geriatrics)

    Position Number

    Appointment Type

    Fixed Term Faculty

    Salary Range

    Full-time/Part-time

    Full Time

    If part-time, hours per week

    FTE

    Vacancy ID

    FAC0002702

    Posting Open Date

    02/13/2019

    Application Deadline

    Open Until Filled

    Yes

    Proposed Start Date

    07/01/2019

    Position Summary

    The Division of Geriatric Medicine at the UNC School of Medicine is recruiting for clinician educator-scholars to join its faculty.

    The Division of Geriatric Medicine and the Center for Aging and Health support excellence in clinical care, education and research. Faculty clinical opportunities include work in our interdisciplinary, award-winning Geriatrics Specialty Clinic, multiple continuing care retirement communities, skilled nursing facilities, home care, and Acute Care of the Elderly Inpatient Service. The UNC School of Medicine is ranked #1 in Primary Care by US News and World Report.

    Our education and training programs are supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration, the Duke Endowment, the Moore Foundation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Institute on Aging. Research training programs include the NIA funded T-35 Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) program and T-32 program in Geriatric Oncology.

    Clinician-investigators will find rich opportunities for interdisciplinary research on our unique 5-school Health Affairs campus (Schools of Public Health, Pharmacy, Nursing, Social Work, and Medicine). UNC is home to the NIH-funded Transitional and Clinical Sciences Institute, the Cecil Sheps Center for Health Services Research, and the Lineberger Cancer Center, among others.

    Our highly qualified and nationally known faculty members are dedicated to innovations in care with resulting improvements in health outcomes and quality of life for the aging population.

    Educational Requirements

    MD, with residency training in Internal Medicine and fellowship training in Geriatric Medicine.

    Qualifications and Experience

    Board Certified/Board Eligible Geriatricians

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

    Special Instructions

    Quick Link

    http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/156115

    Department Contact Name and Title

    Carol Julian

    Department Contact Telephone or Email

    carol_julian@med.unc.edu

    Contact Information

    If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

    Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

    If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

    Applicant Documents
    Posting ID: 552776433Posted: 2020-05-21