The Department of Radiology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Assistant Professor positions in the non-tenure academic-clinician track. The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Nuclear Medicine or Nuclear Radiology. Responsibilities include providing clinical nuclear medicine services as well as training residents and fellows. Applicants must be able to perform and interpret nuclear medicine stress tests, EKGs, and general nuclear medicine studies and have extensive PET/CT experience. An ability to participate in and contribute to a high-quality teaching program is an integral feature of the AC track faculty position.
The AC track in Radiology places an emphasis on clinical radiology practice and teaching in the academic setting. Scholarly activity is encouraged, but promotional consideration is primarily based on clinical and teaching expertise. Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and clinical care. Applicants must have specialty certification in Nuclear Medicine; either current American Board of Nuclear Medicine certification or a CAQ in Nuclear Radiology from the American Board of Radiology and have completed a Nuclear Medicine or Nuclear Radiology ACGME approved training program.
Teaching activities in the Nuclear Medicine and Clinical Molecular Imaging Division include: •Daily clinical supervision of residents and Nuclear Medicine and Clinical Molecular Imaging fellows •Lecturing at assigned resident didactic conferences •Lecturing at abdominal imaging nuclear radiology fellow lecture series •Attendance and teaching at monthly follow-up conferences •Participation in monthly journal club meetings
Penn Radiology provides clinical services for the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Division of Community Radiology and Penn Medicine Cherry Hill.
*Reference letters are strongly encouraged for complete application consideration and REQUIRED to interview; please upload to online application. Letters should be addressed to the Department Chair:
Mitchell D. Schnall, MD, PhD Eugene P. Pendergrass Professor and Chair Perelman School of Medicine Department of Radiology
All candidates must apply online via link provided in order to be considered as part of the official applicant pool.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.
The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.
About University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Penn emphasizes intellectual achievement and compassion in our three missions of patient care, education, and research. Our students are among the finest in the nation. They are matched in quality by the high level of instruction and research that we offer. Penn ranks second in the country in research and training grants awarded to medical schools by the National Institutes of Health. Our research strengths encompass all basic science and clinical disciplines and contribute to a rich and vibrant intellectual environment that generates wide-ranging innovation and advancement in medical care.
In addition to our renowned medical school, Penn has a number of outstanding Ph.D., masters, and combined degree programs. The University of Pennsylvania Health System, which includes three nationally acclaimed hospitals, provides a superb forum for training and learning.