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Assistant/Associate/Professor- Infectious Disease

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Job Details
Job Order Number
6789298
Company Name
University of Illinois at Chicago
Physical Address
1 Illini Dr
Peoria, IL 61605
Job Description

Title:
Assistant/Associate/Professor- Infectious Disease (Job ID .#120930)

Department:
Univ. of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria

Category:
Faculty

Location:
Peoria

Close Date:
10/31/2019

Description:

Academic Infectious Disease Physician- The Department of Medicine at the University of Illinois, College of Medicine Peoria (UICOMP), located in a mid-size metropolitan area, is seeking applicants for multiple openings for the titles of Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine/Physician Surgeon and Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine/Physician Surgeon to assist the department teach medical students, residents and fellows in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Other duties include assisting the department: provide clinical patient care in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases in the hospital and clinics; provide Grand Rounds and lectures; assist with curriculum development; participate in clinical medical science research; and perform administrative duties and University service as assigned.

Requirements for the title of Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine are an MD degree or its foreign equivalent, plus 5 years of training (3 years in an Internal Medicine residency program, and 2 years in an Infectious Diseases fellowship program), eligible for medical licensure in Illinois, and board certification or eligibility for certification in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. Requirements for the title of Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine/Physician Surgeon are an MD degree or its foreign equivalent, plus 5 years of training (3 years in an Internal Medicine residency program, and 2 years in an Infectious Diseases fellowship program), at least 5 years’ experience as an Assistant Professor, eligible for medical licensure in Illinois, and board certification or eligibility for certification in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases.

Travel may be periodically required between healthcare facilities or for professional development. H1 Visa sponsorship is available. This is a full-time or part-time position. For fullest consideration, please apply by October 9, 2019 at: https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=120930. Complete job description is available via email at skwynn@uic.edu

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Duties:

Infectious Disease Specialist

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria (UICOMP)

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Teach infectious disease topics to medical students in lectures, seminars, clinics, and wards

Develop and deliver resident education in the subspecialty of Infectious Disease by providing rotations for residents on an infectious disease service, giving infectious disease core lectures, and attending morning report and other conferences

Serve on appropriate educational committees at the College of Medicine

Serve on appropriate hospital committees to improve the quality of patient care, for example, hospital formulary, infection control, or antimicrobial stewardship committees

Perform inpatient and outpatient care as a consulting and attending infectious disease physician specialist

Work 1-2 half-days per week in the ambulatory care of HIV-infected and/or infectious disease patients

Opportunity to participate as a general internal medicine hospitalist attending physician on the resident teaching service

Deliver 1-2 lectures per year during medicine grand rounds on topics of relevance to general internists

Support and develop the research and scholarly activities of the Department of Medicine and the Section of Infectious Disease

Function as a faculty person within the statutes of the University of Illinois

Function as staff member within the bylaws of the university-affiliated hospital(s)

Perform other duties as assigned by the Chair of the Department of Medicine

Qualifications:

-must possess MD or DO or equivalent degree

-must be board certified or board eligible for certifying examination of the American Board of Internal Medicine or comparable certifying authority in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease

- Five (5) years training (three years in Internal Medicine residency and two years in Infectious Disease fellowship)

-must be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois

-must be eligible for medical staff appointment at university-affiliated hospital

-at least five (5) years’ experience as an Assistant Professor are required for the title of Associate Professor

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity
institution/employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran or disability status, height, weight, or marital status in employment or the provision of services.


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