About the Position: The Department of Radiology of the University of Minnesota Medical School is seeking a Division Director for Neuroradiology. Academic rank, compensation and appointment type will be based on qualifications and experience. Candidates must have demonstrated ability in teaching and in scholarly productivity in one or more specialty areas in radiology. Minimum requirements are an M.D or equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Minnesota, board certified or board eligible, completion of ACGME accredited radiology residency training. Completion of a neuroradiology fellowship is preferred. The areas of subspecialization can vary, but advanced imaging expertise (e.g. fMRI, ASL, DTI, MRP) is preferred, where other areas of subspecialization within neuroradiology include Pediatrics, Interventional, Spine Therapy, Head & Neck, and Neuro-Oncology.
Role Description • Develop goals and objectives for the Neuroradiology Imaging Division • Lead recruitment of academic radiologists for the Division • Work with faculty to advance the missions of the Department and grow internal and external collaborations • Mentor and develop faculty in education, research and clinical care, increasing academic productivity and fostering progress toward promotion • Monitor and ensure success of fellowship program; oversee resident and medical student education within Neuroradiology Imaging. Teaching residents and fellows is an important part of the role. • Partner with healthsystem staff to ensure optimization of the clinical practice including quality, standardization, peer review, productivity, performance improvement and clinical scheduling • Ensure satisfaction of referring physicians and service lines, oversee multi-disciplinary care conferences • Develop research links to the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research (CMRR) with the goal of translating new techniques into our clinical/research programs • Perform clinical duties as a member of the Neuro Imaging Section and share in call responsibilities.
The position will spend significant time on a busy neuroradiology service which serves both inpatients and outpatients. Faculty will participate in all facets of neuroradiology plus post-graduate and medical school instruction and teaching in a hospital setting. Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate’s area of specialty/research expertise. Academic faculty will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents and faculty. Our division’s particular strengths regarding care delivery pathways at our tertiary/quaternary care center include: Solid Organ and Stem Cell Transplantation, Head & Neck Cancer, Neuro-Oncology, and Pediatrics (with emphasis on rare disorders). Learn more about the department: https://med.umn.edu/radiology
Background Requirements • Prior leadership, mentoring and team building experience • Strong clinical background with demonstrated excellence in teaching and clinical excellence in Neuroradiology imaging • Preferred proven record of funded research, including clinical trials as well as high-impact peer-reviewed publications
Internal Number: 339177
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