The Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at the University of Utah is seeking a full-time, board-certified/board-eligible physiatrist with additional subspecialty board-certification/eligibility in Brain Injury Medicine. This position will join our existing Brain Injury team and assist in the growth and expansion of the program, to include the development of a fellowship training program and research opportunities with our Departments of Neurosurgery, Neurology, and College of Health. Applicants should have strong interest in research, clinical, and teaching opportunities. Strong interpersonal skills are essential. Salary is competitive and benefits are excellent. Support for research may be negotiated.
Located in the heart of Salt Lake City, UT there are abundant recreational, cultural and educational opportunities in a rapidly growing State. The University of Utah is the largest tertiary/ quaternary academic medical center in the Intermountain West. It has ranked in the Top 10 Academic Medical Centers for Quality of care for the last 8 years. The University of Utah serves patients from a multi-state region with a Level 1 trauma center, 450 acute care beds and a 37-bed CARF-accredited Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility.
The position will include planning for transition to the 75-bed Craig H. Neilsen Rehabilitation Hospital, which will be one of the most advanced rehabilitation facilities in the nation and will serve as a catalyst for the further development of the University’s rehabilitation programs.
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About University of Utah
The University of Utah is the largest tertiary/quaternary academic medical center in the Intermountain West. It has ranked in the Top 10 Academic Medical Centers for Quality of care for the last 8 years. The University of Utah serves patients from a multi-state region with a Level 1 trauma center, 450 acute care beds and Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility. Located in the heart of Salt Lake City, UT there are abundant recreational, cultural and educational opportunities in a rapidly growing State.