Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Department of Radiology announces the search for an Academic Abdominal Imager at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.
The abdominal imager will contribute predominately in the abdominal imaging section consisting of Body MRI, CT, US and fluoro and be expected to contribute to our missions of providing excellent education to a diverse body of medical students and residents and state - of - the - art health care in our busy radiology practices. Opportunities also exist for engagement in research and candidates with interest in publishing or participating in research is preferred but, not required.
Our clinical practice is based in Temple University Hospital (TUH) however, our clinical radiology service also serves Jeanes Hospital Campus, our community outpost, and the Northeastern Campus. Our faculty may spend time at one or more of these facilities.
The clinical service at TUH is covered by residents and faculty members and is organized by subspecialty into abdominal imaging, mammography, neuroradiology, interventional radiology, interventional neuroradiology, nuclear medicine, musculoskeletal radiology, general radiology, and chest and cardiac imaging. Over 400,000 exams per year are performed.
The Radiology Residency Program has six residents per year for a total of 24 residents. In addition, 12 to 15 medical students are assigned to radiology rotations each month. The clinical rotations are bolstered by two daily lectures.
Applicants must possess an M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent with board certification or board eligibility in radiology and fellowship training in abdominal imaging. Subspecialty fellowship training in one facet of abdominal imaging will also be considered including MRI fellowship, cross sectional fellowships and ultrasound training. Candidates must also obtain medical licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to the commencement of employment.
Interested candidates should apply online at: https://goo.gl/iksif5 Application materials which should include a current curriculum vita and a comprehensive letter of interest summarizing all relevant experience, clinical, educational, and research interests. A statement describing participation in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions is also strongly suggested. The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Please address your application to Gary Cohen, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Radiology, Radiologist –in-Chief, Temple University Health System, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment & Retention, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140. Should you have any questions regarding the procedure for candidacy please contact Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment and Retention, LKSOM, Email: julie.brissett @tuhs.temple.edu Phone : 215-707-5665
The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.