Faculty Physician – General Nephrology - Assistant Professor
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.
The Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension in the Department of Medicine at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full time board certified/eligible nephrology Clinical Scholar at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank (track to be determined by qualification and interest).
Clinical practice will include outpatient clinics in the brand new, state of the art M Health Clinics and Surgery Center, inpatient consult service at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, with the possibility of engagement in renal replacement therapy care at dialysis units in the Twin Cities. The Division is comprised 11 nephrologists, and 3 transplant nephrologists, many of whom are world-renown clinicians and researchers.
The University of Minnesota Medical School has a strong history of training and graduating top-quality medical students, residents and fellows, and this faculty position will be expected to contribute to the academic mission of the Department of Medicine and the Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME internal medicine residency and general nephrology fellowship training program.
Board eligible/certified with the American Board of Internal Medicine and Nephrology
Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.
Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota
Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges
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.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Exceptional collaboration abilities with partners and staff.
Understands and places importance on patient care/service.
Detail oriented and self-motivated
Education focused and a creative problem-solver
Interest in clinical or translational research is desired. Experience in research is preferred by not required.
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.
University of Minnesota Physicians is a premier physician organization dedicated to providing comprehensive, patient-focused specialty care in more than 100 specialty and subspecialty areas. Established in 1997, we have the widest range of specialists in the greater Twin Cities area with more than 850 physicians and 1,600 health professionals. From the classroom to the clinic, we are driven to be the leaders in patient cures and care.