Assistant/Associate Professor General Internal Medicine

Reno, Nevada, United States

Job description

Medicine, Reno – University of Nevada School of Medicine

The University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) appreciates your interest in employment at our growing institution. We want your application process to go smoothly and quickly. We ask that you keep in mind the following when completing your application:

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Job Description
The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine, in partnership with Renown Regional Medical Center, is seeking BC/BE Internal Medicine physicians interested in an academic affiliation while building clinical programs. This clinical faculty physician will practice general internal medicine in the outpatient setting with occasional inpatient responsibility. This position will participate in the teaching and supervision of medical students, residents, fellows, and other trainees.

Applicants for this position will demonstrate excellence in patient care and strong teaching skills. Candidates must have experience in at least three of the following areas: clinical practice experience in Internal Medicine; resident teaching in an ACGME accredited residency program; medical student teaching; clinical trial research; NIH or VA Merit Review/Cooperative Study funded research; and Residency/Fellowship administration.

Required Qualifications
M.D., D.O. or equivalent degree. Must have ABIM board certification or have completed an ACGME-approved Internal Medicine or Med-Peds Residency Program within 2 years prior to the start date and will be ABIM eligible. Must be eligible for unrestricted Nevada medical license and malpractice insurance coverage. Must meet credentialing requirements of community and teaching hospitals in Reno, NV.

Preferred Qualifications
A research agenda and prior teaching experience is highly desirable.

Compensation Grade
Assistant Professor – (0) II
Associate Professor – (0) III

Department Information
For more information on the University and the School of Medicine, please visit

For more information about the Department of Internal Medicine, please visit

Department Contacts
Catherine Goring, MD
Search Chair

Gayle Halminiak
Director Operations and Administration


Full-Time Equivalent

Required Attachment(s)
Please attach the following documents to resume/cv section of your application:
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Letters of Application (Cover letter)
Three Professional references (include name, title, company/organization, email address, phone number)

University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNRMed) 
For nearly 50 years the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNRMed) has trained physicians who are leading the way to A Healthy Nevada,’ nation and world. Community-based and research-intensive, UNR Med was founded upon a three-part mission of education, research and service and is committed to the values of compassion, diversity, excellence, integrity, respect, safety, service and stewardship. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is an inclusive and engaged community. We recognize that diverse faculty and leaders add value to the educational experience and promote excellence in our teaching, patient care, and research missions. We seek applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences who can contribute towards our mission, and uphold our core values.

Our mission has guided our growth in graduating the next generation of primary and specialty care physicians and medical researchers, while maintaining personalized instruction. We are building new residencies to train medical specialists, and expanding technologically-advanced infrastructure to keep pace with our world-class research to meet the needs of students, patients and researchers. The School of Medicine has a statewide outreach with a local touch providing patient care, health services and training physicians in Reno, Nevada and in the state’s rural communities. We seek to create an environment that serves all who enter our doors, from the physicians who teach our learners, to our employees and patients, whose health we seek to improve.

This posting is open until filled
The posting close date is required by the applicant system. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Job Posting will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.

Posting Close Date

Note to Applicant
A background check will be conducted on the candidate(s) selected for hire.

HR will attempt to verify academic credentials upon receipt of hiring documents. If the academic credentials cannot be verified, HR will notify the faculty member that an official transcript of their highest degree must be submitted within thirty days of the faculty member’s first day of employment.

References will be contacted at the appropriate phase of the recruitment process.

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For positions that require driving, evidence of a valid driver’s license will be required at the time of employment and as a condition of continued employment.

Schedules are subject to change based on organizational needs.

How to apply

To apply, visit—University-of-Nevada-School-of-Medicine/Assistant- Associate-Professor-General-Internal-Medicine_R0108322-1.

Founded in 1874, the University of Nevada, Reno is the State of Nevadas land grant institution with a statewide mission and presence. The University of Nevada, Reno is a Carnegie I Research Institution and has been recognized as a Top Tier Best National University by U.S. News & World Report. With an enrollment of nearly 21,000 students we offer 145 Tier 1 accredited degree programs. Located in the picturesque Truckee Meadows the University of Nevada, Reno is surrounded by numerous state and national parks, is 45 minutes from beautiful Lake Tahoe, and four hours from San Francisco.

The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience.

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