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Title:  Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (Infectious Disease)

Division:  Medicine
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  7881

Summary

The Section of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine seeks an Infectious Diseases physician to join our program at the Thomas Street Health Center and Ben Taub Hospital in the Harris Health System. This position will have responsibilities for outpatient and inpatient clinical care in infectious diseases, focused on adults with HIV.  We seek a clinician-educator or clinician-researcher of any faculty rank.  The position also includes engaging in scholarly products and participating in the education mission by supervising and training medical students, residents, clinical and research fellows, and other trainees. While the position is open to qualified persons early in their academic career, faculty with leadership or substantial clinical and/or relevant research experience will be considered for appointment as Medical Director of HIV Services and the Thomas Street Health Center in Harris Health System. Thomas Street Health Center is one of the largest clinics in the US devoted to the care of adults with HIV and is a recipient of Ryan White Care Act funding. This is an outstanding opportunity to provide clinical care for an underserved population, develop a research portfolio focused on clinical HIV research, and educate the next generation of providers in HIV care. The leadership position represents an outstanding opportunity to direct a large and influential clinic in an area of focus for ending the HIV Epidemic efforts. The position is open to all faculty ranks; incoming academic rank will be based on previous academic and clinical experience. 

Job Duties

  • Outpatient clinic in the Thomas Street Health Center and/or Northwest Health Center providing outpatient primary HIV care
  • Inpatient rounding at Ben Taub Hospital on the Immunocompromised Infectious Diseases and General Infectious Diseases consult services
  • Medical Director of HIV Services and the Thomas Street Health Center providing medical and administrative leadership to the clinic in collaboration with Harris Health System administrative and UTHealth clinical leaders (for qualified applicants)
  • Teach, mentor and supervise medical students, residents and fellows
  • Produce publications or other academic products 
  • Participate in section, department, college and health system conferences

Minimum Qualifications

Required Education: M.D. or equivalent
Required Licensure: Licensed by the Texas Medical Board, Board Certified or Board Eligible in Adult Infectious Diseases
Not a J-1 Visa opportunity

 

Applicants must apply on this website. Please send your CV and cover letter to Dr. Thomas Giordano (tpg@bcm.edu) and Regina Davis (rkdavis@bcm.edu) at Baylor College of Medicine. 

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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