The University of Chicago’s Department of Medicine, Section of Emergency Medicine, is seeking full-time faculty members to serve as Emergency Physicians as we prepare to open a new adult emergency department and establish an adult Level 1 Trauma Center. Academic rank is dependent on qualifications.

Applicants are required to be board certified or board eligible in emergency medicine and to be eligible for Illinois licensure by the start of appointment. Responsibilities will include teaching in the educational programs sponsored by the Section and participation in scholarly activity.

We seek candidates looking to develop an academic niche that builds upon our faculty expertise in basic and translational research, health equity and bioethics research, geriatric emergency care, global emergency medicine, medical education, prehospital medicine, aero-medical transport, and ultrasound.

We host one of the oldest Emergency Medicine Residency programs in the country and serve as a STEMI receiving hospital, a Comprehensive Stroke Center, a Burn Center, and a Chicago South EMS regional resource hospital. The Adult ED has an annual volume of 65,000 and our Pediatric ED cares for 30,000 patients per year, including 1,000 level 1 trauma patients.

This position provides competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package. Those interested must apply by uploading a cover letter and current CV online here. Review of applications will continue until all available positions are filled.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law.

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