Radiology Residency Associate Program Director - Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
University of Utah Radiology and Imaging Services
Type: Full Time
Salary: Commensurate with experience
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Join our physician leadership team at the University of Utah Department of Radiology and Imaging Services. We are excited to announce an opening for the position of Associate Program Director for our ACGME-accredited Diagnostic Radiology Residency program. The Associate Program Director will work alongside our Program Director, Vice Chair of Education, and administrative team, to oversee the day-to-day operations and administration of our prestigious residency program. If you are looking for a rewarding career opportunity to join a world-class team of radiology professionals and educators, we encourage you to apply for this Associate Program Director position. Join us in our mission to train and develop the next generation of radiologists in a supportive and inclusive environment.
The Associate Program Director will be responsible for resident recruitment, curriculum planning, resident mentoring, competency assessment, and promoting a culture of resident education and wellness. In addition, the Associate Program Director will have the unique opportunity to participate in strategic planning for the program, including program growth and development in educational activities.
Our diagnostic residency program has been accredited for over 50 years and has a proven track record of excellence in training radiologists. Over the past decade, our program has increased from 20 residents to 32 residents, and approximately one-third of our graduates have gone on to academic positions across the nation in the last 8 years. We take great pride in our program, which offers outstanding clinical training in a welcoming, inclusive environment while providing an active lifestyle for residents.
Facilities and Institution:
The Department provides clinical services at the University Hospital, Clinical Neuroscience Center, Huntsman Cancer Hospital, an NCI-designated premier cancer center, and multiple outpatient centers along the Wasatch Front. Our faculty and education team are internationally known for innovation in radiology education, such as StatDx, RadPrimer, and RadDiscord. Senior faculty members are renowned radiology educators.
Research opportunities also abound, with the resources described above, as well as the world-class unique support provided by the Utah Center for Advanced Imaging Research (UCAIR) in the Department. UCAIR offers international expertise in imaging sciences, including basic sciences, physics and engineering, MRI research, Focused Ultrasound, and CT and PET research. The University of Utah Health Sciences offers various leadership programs and training opportunities for faculty members.
As a leader in quality care, the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics were ranked in the top 10 in Quality, Safety, and Accountability among all academic medical centers and consistently ranked in the top 10 over a decade.
Location: Salt Lake Cityis an exceptional place to call home, offering an ideal balance of natural beauty, cultural vibrancy, and professional opportunities. Nestled at the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains and surrounded by stunning natural scenery, Salt Lake City is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. With seven ski and summer resorts just a short drive from the city, including world-famous Park City, Deer Valley, Alta, and Snowbird, you’ll never run out of places to explore and adventures to experience. Within a day’s drive are nine U.S. National Parks.
Beyond its natural splendor, Salt Lake City is a rapidly growing, multicultural city that has been listed among the top 25 Best Places for Business and Careers. The city itself is renowned for its rich culture and history, with museums, galleries, performing arts venues showcasing local and global talent, and the Sundance Film Festival that attracts international visitors to the area. From world-class opera performances at the Utah Opera to thought-provoking exhibitions at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, there’s something for everyone in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City is one of the most beautiful and safe cities in the USA.
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient-focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
The candidate should be board certified by the American Board of Radiology or by the American Osteopathic Board of Radiology, subspecialty fellowship trained, and have at least 3 years of subspecialized clinical experience in an academic institution. The candidate should have demonstrated prior engagement and efforts in radiology education and a passion for mentoring and developing the next generation of radiologists.
Outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills are a prerequisite. The successful candidate will engage in the Associate Program Director role as well as in clinical services. The academic appointment will be at a rank commensurate with experience and training.