Assistant Professor – Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, SCI



Job description

Birmingham, AL

Rank: Assistant Professor

Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track

Payroll Status: Faculty 12

Job Description

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is seeking a full-time academic physiatrist. Applicants must be Board certified/eligible in physical medicine and rehabilitation with expertise/experience with clinical activities including acute care consultation and outpatient care for individuals with spinal cord injury. Appointment rank and tenure will be at a level consistent with the applicant’s accomplishments. Spinal Cord Injury Fellowship trained Physiatrist preferred. The department offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and education and travel funds. The successful candidate is immediately eligible to participate in the department’s faculty incentive program focusing on scholarly and teaching activities.

Required Qualifications

MD or DO degree required.

Preferred Qualifications

Spinal Cord Injury Fellowship trained Physiatrist preferred.

Posting Number: F791P

How to apply

Applicants should submit a CV, three references, and a letter outlining professional and teaching experience as well as research and scholarly interests.

Posting Number: F790P

Open Until Filled: Yes

EEO Statement

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.

Pre-employment Background Check

A pre-employment background check investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.

Drug/Nicotine Screen (if applicable):

Physicians and other clinical faculty candidates who will be employed by the University of Alabama Health Services Foundation (UAHSF) or other UAB Medicine entities, must successfully complete a pre-employment drug and nicotine screen to be hired.

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