Assistant Professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases (Brown University, Providence RI)

Division of Infectious Diseases

Department of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Rhode Island Hospital/Miriam Hospital

Job Description

Requirements  

Minimum requirements include: board eligibility (board certification preferred) in infectious diseases, strong clinical background excellence in patient care and teaching, and a commitment to scholarly participation in the Infectious Diseases research programs of The Warren Alpert Medical School. Experience and a publication record in any field of Infectious Diseases is desirable. It is preferred that the candidate has a track record of funded or competitively funded research proposal. Research field with potential for a competitive K grant submission within the first year. Preference will be given to applicants with a funded or favorably scored K application

Teaching

The incumbent will be expected to participate as a preceptor in the Core Clerkship in the Department of Medicine and the Division of Infectious Disease at Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital, and Newport Hospital. The incumbent will be expected to participate in the teaching programs of the Division of Infectious Disease at the Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital, and Newport Hospital, which includes residents in Medicine and fellows in Infectious Diseases.

Research

The incumbent will be expected to establish, coordinate, and integrate research protocols at the Rhode Island Hospital or The Miriam Hospital. The incumbent will be expected to establish an independent investigative program, preferably focusing on Infectious Diseases research. It is expected that over half of the incumbent's time will be devoted to research and 60% of time will be provided for at least 2 years. The protected time will increase as per NIH requirements should the applicant have or obtain a K award.

Patient Care

The incumbent will be expected to spend time on the clinical Infectious Diseases service and to see patients in the outpatient Infectious Diseases units.

Service Responsibilities

The incumbent will be expected to actively participate in all activities of the Division of Infectious Diseases, the Department of Medicine, and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.