The Department of Radiology at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is seeking applicants for a fellowship-trained Nuclear Medicine Physician/Diagnostic Radiologist. This is a faculty position that reports to the Department Chair.
As a member of our team of nuclear medicine radiologists, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to practice cutting-edge nuclear medicine. The nuclear medicine experience includes adult and pediatric diagnostic nuclear medicine (including cardiac), nuclear medicine therapies and theranostics, PET/CT, and SPECT/CT. Additional opportunities include participation in tumor boards and multidisciplinary conferences, as well as other interdisciplinary activities. Research opportunities are available and are encouraged. State-of-the-art translational imaging and image processing facilities are available and research is supported by dedicated research staff. We are enhancing our system coverage in an ever-growing practice.
The successful candidate will also assist in other radiology subspecialties according to their interest or expertise.
All faculty are responsible for mentoring and teaching diagnostic radiology residents, cardiology fellows, and medical students. Most daily clinical assignments involve direct resident supervision. All faculty contribute to resident didactic education and are encouraged to engage in clinical research or other appropriate scholarly activities. Successful candidates must be committed to working with broadly diverse student and community populations.
The Department of Radiology provides services for the UNM Hospital, a 580-bed Level 1 Trauma and Tertiary Care Center including UNM Children’s Hospital; the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center; the 71-bed Sandoval Regional Medical Center; and the 320-bed Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center.
The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is located in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley with stunning natural beauty. There are 300+ days of sunshine per year in Albuquerque and an ideal environment for outdoor activities. The University and our Department have a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including members of ethnic minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans.
Salary and academic rank for this position will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and academic background.
UNM's confidentiality policy (“Disclosure of Information about Candidates for Employment," UNM Board of Regents' Policy Manual 6.7), which includes information about public disclosure of documents submitted by applicants, is located at https://policy.unm.edu/regents-policies/section-6/6-7.html
UNM is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer and educator.
Minimum Requirements for this position are as follows:
MD or equivalent
Eligible to work in the U.S.
Board certified or Board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology by date of hire
Board certified or Board eligible in Nuclear Medicine (ABNM) or Nuclear Radiology (ABR CAQ) by date of hire.
State of New Mexico Medical License (or eligibility) by date of hire
Additional experience, interest, or fellowship training in Abdominal Imaging, Emergency Radiology, Cardiothoracic Radiology, Neuroradiology, or Ultrasound
Proficiency in oversight and interpretation of the full range of adult and pediatric diagnostic nuclear medicine studies including general nuclear medicine, PET/CT, SPECT/CT and nuclear cardiology studies
Experience in therapeutic nuclear medicine and theranostics
Previous academic and radiology teaching experience
Internal Number: Req 9850
About University of New Mexico
The Department of Radiology provides services for the UNM Hospital, a 580-bed Level 1 Trauma and Tertiary Care Center including UNM Children's Hospital; the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center; the 71-bed Sandoval Regional Medical Center; and the 320-bed Veteran's Affairs Medical Center.