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Academic, Research-Oriented MFM Division Director, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
The Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Minnesota Medical School is seeking applications and nominations for an outstanding physician-scientist to be the next Division Director. The successful candidate will have a well-defined, funded research focus and will be able to provide leadership and growth of the research program with the division along with oversight of the education and clinical programs directed by other appointed division members. The affiliated health system (M Health Fairview) has five academic, clinical MFM AIUM-certified ultrasound units and consultation sites including a hub site with a Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment Center, Perinatal Assessment Center, Ultrasound Center and large Genetic Counseling supporting unit. There is an established MFM fellowship program. These programs are led by current MFM division members that would report to the new Division Director. There are nine M Health Fairview Hospitals with Labor and Delivery Units that account for over 13,000 deliveries annually within the health system.
We are seeking an innovative, enthusiastic and experienced (assistant, associate or full) professor to lead the Division. The Director will provide input into the overall strategic development and planning of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology while having significant protected time (50% or more depending on funding) to continue their own research and develop and mentor the division’s research program. The Director will largely be responsible for supporting the recruitment, development and mentoring of research-oriented faculty and will be responsible for the oversight and analysis of the finances for the Division. The Director will maintain and monitor the division’s scholarly productivity, review research efforts to ensure resources are directed appropriately, and develop strategies for ensuring support with extramural funding for research activities. Salaries in the division are very competitive as are the retirement and medical benefits. We are committed to promoting diversity, equity and justice in our recruitments.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME Maternal Fetal Medcine residency and/or fellowship-training program.
Board eligible/certified with ABOG MFM Certification.
Licensed or ability to obtain medical license and DEA in the State of Minnesota, and meet threshold criteria/qualifications for credentialing and privileges.
Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.?
This role is dually employed by the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians. Applicants should also complete an application for this position with the University of Minnesota.
Competitive compensation and market leading benefits packages to support all aspects of employee well-being, including physical, emotional, intellectual, social, spiritual, and financial health. More information can be found here: University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians.
M Health and Clinical Partnerships:
University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health Fairview (M Health Fairview) shared care delivery system. M Health Fairview 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.
University of Minnesota:
The University of Minnesota is among the largest and most prestigious public research universities in the nation. The Medical School at the University of Minnesota is a world-class institution with a long history of leadership and discoveries that have changed the practice of medicine. The nearly 3,000 outstanding faculty members are committed to achieving excellence in research, clinical care, and developing the next generation of health professionals.
University of Minnesota Physicians is based in the beautiful Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, consistently ranked as one of the best place to live in America by U.S. News & World Report. Minneapolis-St. Paul offers a high quality of life and a low cost of living. There are excellent school systems, a thriving workforce, an award-winning culinary scene, museums of all types, outstanding theaters, and an international airport. Minneapolis boasts outdoor hobbies including fishing and boating, great golf, and some of the country's best bike trails.
We welcome diversity in every area, from patient populations to our own physicians, and pride ourselves on being thoroughly inclusive. We gladly provide equal employment opportunities and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, age, sexual orientation or veteran status.
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.
University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a physician-led multi-specialty group practice. We are committed to patient care, teaching and research, with employment opportunities either as a faculty physician at the University of Minnesota Medical School, community-employed physician or advanced practice provider throughout our partnerships with health systems across Minnesota.