Assistant/Associate Professor, Research Scholar Pathway
The University of Vermont Medical Center
Assistant/Associate Professor, Research Scholar Pathway

The Department of Radiology at the University of Vermont Medical Center in affiliation with the Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor for a position in the Department of Radiology.

The Department of Radiology at the University of Vermont Medical Center in affiliation with the Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor for a position in the Department of Radiology.

This is a full-time position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Research Scholar Pathway at the Robert Larner College of Medicine. 

The position entails collaboration with medical doctors, physicists and technologists on research projects to evaluate new medical applications and technologies of digital PET technology. 

The desirable candidate will have experience in designing and conducting highly technical and complex research projects independently, analyzing research data in consultation with the supervisor, and providing interpretations that contribute to the development of scientific documentation for peer-reviewed dissemination.

The candidate must be able to communicate effectively with colleagues in regards to sound scientific dialogue, participate in the generation of publications, and grant applications. 

The expectations for the Assistant/Associate Professor position includes research, teaching, mentoring and establishing an extensive network of contacts in the scientific community. They will be required to periodically publish research results in scientific journals and present results at scientific conferences.

This individual will be the expert in nuclear medicine (PET) both in technical and clinical application areas keeping up to date with innovations in nuclear medicine technology and medical applications via scientific literature, symposia and international conferences.  Training will be made available to develop an in-depth knowledge of Philips nuclear medicine technology and to run the Philips PET/CT scanners independently. 

Ours is an academic practice of 40 full and part-time radiologists who serve as the clinical faculty for a 24-member ACGME-approved Diagnostic Radiology residency program at the University of Vermont. Responsibilities include medical student, resident and fellow teaching, as well as transdisciplinary conferences. Collaboration in education and research mentorship of these learners as well as undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Vermont is expected. 

The University of Vermont Medical Center is a Level I Trauma Center and the primary tertiary referral center for the catchment area of Vermont and Northern Upstate New York, including pediatric subspecialties.

The Division of Nuclear Radiology facilities are state-of-the-art with two SPECT-CT cameras, two cardiac SPECT cameras with attenuation correction; two general-purpose cameras and a Digital PET-CT. Therapies including PRRT are routinely performed.

The compensation package is competitive and faculty rank is commensurate with experience.

Vermont is a beautiful, safe, and active place to live. Burlington has continually been voted one of the nicest cities in which to live as well as one of America’s most “fit” cities due to the four seasons of outdoor activities.  Burlington is located on Lake Champlain, 45 minutes from world-class skiing, 1.5 hours by car from Montreal, and has an international airport with direct flights to many major cities. 

The University is especially interested in candidates who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching, and service.  Applicants should address this goal in their cover letter.

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Qualified candidates must apply online at www.uvmjobs.com (with CV and cover letter) under position number 00025265.  Please email correspondence to linda.oneal@uvmhealth.org.

3/19/2020
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CT,Nuclear Medicine


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Burington
Vermont
United States