Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine - Faculty Opportunity
The University of Texas Medical Branch
Location: Galveston, Texas
Type: Full Time
Academic / Faculty
Academic / Research
Academic Medical Group
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Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine - Faculty Opportunity University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) - South of Houston, Texas
The University of Texas Medical Branch - UTMB Health is a multibillion-dollar health science center comprised of four schools, three institutes and over 10 exceptional research centers. UTMB was the first academic health center in Texas and is home to the state’s first schools of medicine, nursing, and allied health sciences. For 125 years, the university has maintained a forward-thinking spirit serving its students, its patients, and the people of Texas.
The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (PCCSM) at UTMB invites applications for tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant and/or Associate Professor level. Applicants with a Master’s degree in public health, clinical science or a related field is preferred. Individuals with research interests and experience in outcomes research or implementation sciences are of particular interest. UTMB Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of respiratory diseases, and through our clinical, educational, and research missions. We provide comprehensive diagnosis and management for a broad range of respiratory diseases, offer outstanding clinical care for patients with respiratory disorders, and serve as a resource to regional physicians who share in the care of patients with respiratory diseases. We offer comprehensive outpatient services throughout the area. Our three sleep laboratories are located on the Galveston and Angleton Danbury campuses, with another convenient center in Webster.
PCCSM Candidate Requirements - must possess an MD or equivalent degree and be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pulmonary and/or Critical Care medicine. The selected candidate must also be able to obtain an unrestricted State of Texas Medical license. The successful candidates will have an established interest in health services research, a record of publications in peer-reviewed journals, and a desire to compete for extramural funding.
Income Package: Salary will be competitive, commensurate with qualifications, experience, and educational background. In addition, UTMB offers a superior benefits package, an excellent retirement program, a relocation allowance as well as other potential incentives.
Living in communities served by UTMB Health:UTMB’s main campus is located on Galveston Island along the Texas Gulf Coast. Enjoy the island life with moderate temperatures and year-round outdoor activities only 50 minutes from all the amenities that Houston has to offer! Enjoy our family culture and collaborative environment while you work, live, & play on sunny Galveston Island! Go to http://www.utmb.edu/utmbliving/ find out more about Galveston and the surrounding communities.
For more information, please submit an updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) to, Skott Harrington at: firstname.lastname@example.org
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health) is a component of the University of Texas System located in Galveston, Texas, about 50 miles southeast of downtown Houston. As a major academic medical center, UTMB Health includes schools of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Graduate Biomedical Sciences; a robust research enterprise that attracts nearly $150 million in funding annually; a comprehensive inpatient care complex and Level 1 trauma center on Galveston Island; and an extensive network of campus- and community-based outpatient clinics. Its 12,000 employees work on the main campus in Galveston and at locations throughout East, Southeast and South Texas.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.