The Department of Radiology of the University of Minnesota Medical School seeks a fulltime radiologist. Primary job duties will include interpreting diagnostic imaging in the chest, abdomen, and pelvis at a quaternary care center which serves both inpatients and outpatients. Completion of a fellowship specializing in abdominal or chest imaging is strongly preferred. A desire to provide high quality clinical care is the chief requirement. Both clinically focused and academic track applicants will be considered.
The University of Minnesota Department of Radiology is at the forefront of imaging in a region known for some of the nation’s best health care. Faculty are engaged and focused on providing high quality clinical care and practice in an environment that values education, quality-improvement, and encourages a wide variety of academic pursuits. The U of M is home to a large highly regarded ACGME approved residency and numerous fellowship programs. The department has consistently ranked in the top 20 in NIH funded research for over 5 years and is home to the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, an internationally renowned center for ultrahigh field MRI with some of the most advanced MR instrumentation in the world. An interest in research is encouraged and there are substantial departmental and institutional resources for research activities, though there is not a research requirement for this position.
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. For academic track applicants, evidence of scholarship in research or education is needed. Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate’s area of specialty/research expertise. Academic faculty will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents and faculty.
Location – Minneapolis, MN
The University of Minnesota is located in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. The quality of life in the Twin cities is very high with multiple regions in the area consistently ranked as some of the best places to live in the US. The Twin Cities is the 16th largest metro area in the US, with a population of approximately 3.3 million people. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area is the 2nd largest economic center in the Midwest. The presence of the corporate headquarters for companies such as Medtronic, 3M, General Mills, Target, US Bancorp, Xcel Energy and Ameriprise Financial provide a growing economy with great job opportunities for a candidate’s spouse or family.
The University of Minnesota is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.