UNC Department of Public Safety OPEN RANK FACULTY POSITIONS- CARDIOLOGY in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Position Summary

The Departmewnt of Medicine, Division of Cardiology is recruiting cardiologists with advanced training in heart failure. The successful candidates will be Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease, and will join an interdisciplinary group providing the full breadth of heart failure services including ventricular assist devices and heart transplants. Responsibilities will include outpatient cardiology clinic, attending on inpatient heart failure service, and teaching of cardiovascular and heart failure fellows (UNC has an ACGME approved fellowship in advanced heart failure). Candidates will work closely with Medical and Administrative leadership to ensure optimal care and expand the practices. The responsibilities of this position include building a referral practice; willingness to do outreach and potentially staff an off-site clinic are important. Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to practice independently are essential. A strong track record of developing referring relationships with external providers is essential and ability to read echocardiograms is a big plus. M.D. degree; Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Board Certified/Board Eligible in Heart Failure is preferred. Rank and track will be dependent upon qualifications and credentials. The Heart Failure program at UNC-CH continues to grow in patient volumes and clinical trials. The Heart and Vascular Service Line at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill facilitates collaboration in teaching, research, and patient care among specialists in cardiology, cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and interventional radiology. The successful candidates will work collaboratively across all divisions of Heart and Vascular and the Department of Medicine to facilitate services and achieve organizational objectives in program development, exceeding quality and customer service standards.

Educational Requirements

M.D. degree. Successful completion of a fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease. Successful completion of fellowship in Heart Failure preferred.

Qualifications and Experience

Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease. Board Certified/Board Eligible in Heart Failure is preferred. Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to practice independently are essential. A strong track record of developing referring relationship with external providers is essential and ability to read echocardiograms is a big plus.

Special Instructions

Applicants need to apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/89620 and include a cover letter and current CV.

Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919) 962-1092 or send an email to facultyrecruitment@unc.edu.

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Working Title: OPEN RANK FACULTY POSITIONS- CARDIOLOGY

Appointment Type: Open Rank

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Vacancy ID: FAC0001517

Posting Open Date: 01/14/2016

Open Until Filled: Yes

Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2016

Department Contact Name and Title: Barbara Reid-Mills, Human Resources Representative

Department Contact Telephone or Email: breid@med.unc.edu