UT Health Assistant Professor, Advanced Cardiopulmonary Therapies and Transplantation (ACTAT) - McGovern Medical School in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
Assistant Professor, Advanced Cardiopulmonary Therapies and Transplantation (ACTAT) - McGovern Medical School
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
Requisition #: 170000ZX
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houlston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center - McGovern Medical School invites applications for a full-time 1.0 FTE non-tenure clinical track Assistant Professor faculty position in the Department of Advanced Cardiopulmonary Therapies and Transplantation (ACTAT). The selected candidate will contribute to the department’s mission to educate health science professionals, discover and translate advances in the biomedical and social sciences, and model the best practices in clinical care and public health through clinical practice, research, teaching, and administrative activities.
Position Key Accountabilities:
The Assistant Professor in ACTAT will see advanced heart failure patients, collaborate on research projects, develop the community outreach of the program, and participate in supervision and teaching of medical students and residents in clinical and hospital settings.
-Participating in the ACTAT Center for Advanced Heart Failure practice at
various Memorial Hermann and UT Physician locations in Houston and
surrounding areas, including participation in a UT Cardiology physician group
call team for coverage
-Providing feedback regarding office operations including hiring staff, office
logistics and new physician recruitment.
-Participating in the education and training of medical students and residents
-Supporting the research mission of the department and university through:
a) Facilitating reasonable and appropriate access to patients by research staff.
b) Assisting when requested with collection of research data including biological
c) Providing information and education on on-going research studies to
potentially eligible research subjects.
The selected candidate for the position must have a Texas Medical License or be eligible for a Texas Faculty Temporary License. Required or preferred board certification/eligibility statement. Required or preferred minimum years of clinical experience or years post residency statement.
Qualified applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence, discovery and service, have potential to be outstanding in their field of expertise, and share an interest in fulfilling the common goals of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth.
Preferred applicants will possess an advanced heart fellowship and demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
Established in 1972 by The University Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical schiences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center and a growing network of clinics throughout the region. The university’s primary teaching hospitals include Memorial Hermann – Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Herman Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon b. Johnson Hospital.
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