Faculty Physician - Pediatric Allery and Immunology (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 University of Minnesota, Department of Pediatrics seeks an Assistant Professor to join the Department of Pediatrics: Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology. Joint appointment in the Department of Medicine: Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine is possible if desired by the candidate.
About the Department:
The Department of Pediatrics is a thriving academic department with over 100 full-time faculty and ranks in the top 10 nationally in NIH funding. Children are cared for at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital, opened in 2011. The University of Minnesota campus is on the shores of the Mississippi River and the city of Minneapolis, a short distance away from St. Paul. Both cities have rich history, high standards of livability, outstanding schools, culinary delights, numerous cultural events, and all major professional sports. The Twin Cities and surrounding area possess many opportunities for year-round activities with many lakes, surrounded by miles of biking, hiking, walking, and cross-country skiing trails.
Allergy & Immunology is the specialty focused on the evaluation and care of patients with allergic and immune-mediated diseases, including inborn errors of immunity. The University of Minnesota has rich collaborative opportunities available in basic, translational, clinical, informatics, and educational research, and state-of- the-art facilities, including the Center for Immunology, University of Minnesota Genomics Center, the M Health Fairview East Bank Hospital, Clinics and Surgery Center, and University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital.
Responsibilities will include 70% clinical care (divided 60% Pediatric, 40% Adult).
Additional responsibilities (30%) will include teaching medical students, residents and fellows; engaging in productive interdisciplinary and inter-institutional clinical and/or research activities; and assisting in developing an Allergy/Immunology fellowship training program.
Competitive compensation commensurate with community standards
Comprehensive benefits package: generous time off, annual CME allowance, malpractice insurance with tail coverage, retirement contributions, relocation & more.
Board certification or board eligibility in Allergy & Immunology
A minimum of two years of fellowship training in Allergy & Immunology, board certification in General Pediatrics or Internal Medicine
Medical licensure in Minnesota or ability to obtain
Candidates must have demonstrated accomplishment in clinical service, education, and clinical/translational research.
Advanced training and experience in the diagnostic evaluation and care of patients with suspected or defined inborn errors of immunity/primary immunodeficiencies is expected. Experience and interest in allergic and immunologic aspects of lung diseases, including asthma, is also expected. Experience establishing clinical care programs is highly desired.
The successful candidate will have a record of excellence in clinical activities, including patient care, education, and clinical or translational research.
M Health and Clinical Partnerships:
University of Minnesota Medical Center is the teaching hospital of the University of Minnesota Medical School and a 1,932- licensed bed facility. Located on the banks of the Mississippi River near downtown Minneapolis. The medical center offers a comprehensive range of primary and specialty care services. As one of the most respected academic medical centers in the nation, University of Minnesota Medical Center balances responsiveness to patients' needs with access to innovative treatments and technology, delivering superior health outcomes. University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
The Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area is a thriving community of nearly 3.5 million people. We have a strong, diversified economy, excellent education system, and a high quality of life that can be enjoyed during all four seasons. It’s a great place to live, work and raise a family. It’s home to 17 fortune 500 companies, four major professional sports team and is second to New York in theatre seats. University of Minnesota Physicians is based in the beautiful Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, ranked as the #6 best place to live in America by U.S. News & World Report in 2019. For more information about the vibrant culture, community, and recreation that Minneapolis-St. Paul has to offer, please click on the links below.
M Physicians 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.
For more than two decades, University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) has been the multi-specialty group practice for the University of Minnesota Medical School faculty. We serve the land grant mission of the University by providing high quality, innovative and leading-edge care to patients across the state of Minnesota and beyond.
We have world-leading experts in a broad range of specialties and primary care, are committed to the discovery of cures and treatments and provide patients access to the latest evidence-based care. University of Minnesota Physicians owns and operates specialty and family medicine clinics, employs more than 1,200 physicians and 2,400 providers and staff, and contributes a significant portion of operating revenue to support the University of Minnesota Medical School’s research and education priorities.
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.