Clinical Faculty Physician - Speciality Adult Medicine (College of Medicine)

Updated: about 8 hours ago
Location: Houston, TEXAS

Clinical Faculty Physician - Speciality Adult Medicine (College of Medicine) - (FAC001298) 
Organization
: H0623 Clinical Sciences 
Salary
 Commensurate with academic achievements and experience  

Description

: Summary :
This non-tenure track faculty physician position will provide direct patient care at the Lone Star Circle of Care - University of Houston College of Medicine (UHCOM) Clinic and affiliated The Harris Center for Mental Health & IDD primary care service. Additionally, this physician will contribute to the educational mission of UHCOM through facilitation of team based learning sessions and didactic sessions for medical students. This position will report directly to the Chairman of the Clinical Sciences Department. Specific duties include the following:
Primary Responsibilities:
Direct Patient Care (70% Effort)
  • Evaluate and treat adult patients in the Lone Star Circle of Care - UH College of Medicine Clinic and the affiliated Harris Center for Mental Health & IDD primary care service.
  • Provide input for the development of adult medicine clinical protocols and guidelines.
  • Contribute to quality improvement initiatives in the Lone Star Circle of Care-UHCOM Clinic and the Harris Center for Mental Health & IDD primary care service.
  • Collaborate with the psychiatrists at The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD.
  • Participate in community outreach activities.
Educational Mission (30% Effort)
  • Contribute to Team Based Learning Sessions in the Physicians, Patients and Populations Course.
  • Contribute to Team Based Learning Sessions in the Basic Sciences courses.
  • Precept medical students in the Lone Star Circle of Care-UHCOM clinic as part of the Longitudinal Primary Care Course and Household Centered Care.
  • Serve on UH College of Medicine educational committees.
  • Collaborate on scholarly projects and grant opportunities.
  • Contribute curriculum development in the area of primary care, health promotion, and addressing the social determinants of health.
Full-Time: 1 FTE
Academic rank of Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor and Clinical Professor will be determined by the University of Houston College of Medicine Faculty Appointment Promotion and Tenure Committee.
Salary commensurate with academic achievements and experience.
The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.
Houston is nation’s fourth largest city that offers a great quality of life that includes affordable housing options in excellent school districts, world-class arts, pro sports, award-winning cuisine and employment opportunities in numerous industries throughout the region.
The University of Houston is located in close proximity to the Texas Medical Center, which is home to The MD Anderson Cancer Center, UT Medical School, Michael E. DeBakey Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, and Baylor College of Medicine, among other institutions. This environment is rich in potential for numerous collaborative opportunities.
 

Qualifications

: Minimum Qualifications
  • Medical Licensure in the State of Texas
  • Medical degree from an accredited allopathic or osteopathic college of medicine
  • Board certification in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
  • Experience documenting with an electronic medical record
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience teaching medical students and residents
  • Experience contributing to quality improvement projects
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish, Vietnamese, Arabic, or Chinese
  Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of the final candidate. All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.  
Required Attachments by Candidate: Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter/Letter of Application, Teaching Philosophy or Statement, Evidence of Effective Teaching  
Employee Status
: Regular/Benefits 
Job Posting
: Dec 9, 2019, 6:23:23 PM
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