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Assistant Professor Radiology - (Body Imaging)
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Date Posted Jul. 12, 2019
Title Assistant Professor Radiology - (Body Imaging)
University University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN, United States
Department Radiology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Radiology & Radiological Sciences

The Department of Radiology of the University of Minnesota Medical School seeks a fulltime radiologist. Primary job duties will include interpreting diagnostic imaging in the chest, abdomen, and pelvis at a quaternary care center which serves both inpatients and outpatients. Completion of a fellowship specializing in abdominal or chest imaging is strongly preferred. A desire to provide high quality clinical care is the chief requirement. Both clinically focused and academic track applicants will be considered.

The University of Minnesota Department of Radiology is at the forefront of imaging in a region known for some of the nation’s best health care. Faculty are engaged and focused on providing high quality clinical care and practice in an environment that values education, quality-improvement, and encourages a wide variety of academic pursuits. The U of M is home to a large highly regarded ACGME approved residency and numerous fellowship programs. The department has consistently ranked in the top 20 in NIH funded research for over 5 years and is home to the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, an internationally renowned center for ultrahigh field MRI with some of the most advanced MR instrumentation in the world. An interest in research is encouraged and there are substantial departmental and institutional resources for research activities, though there is not a research requirement for this position. More information about the department can be found at

Minimum requirements are an M.D or equivalent degree, eligibility for medical licensure in the State of Minnesota, board certified or board eligible status, completion of ACGME accredited radiology training. For academic track applicants, evidence of scholarship in research or education is needed. Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate’s area of specialty/research expertise. Academic faculty will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents and faculty.

Location – Minneapolis, MN
The University of Minnesota is located in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. The quality of life in the Twin cities is very high with multiple regions in the area consistently ranked as some of the best places to live in the US. The Twin Cities is the 16th largest metro area in the US, with a population of approximately 3.3 million people. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area is the 2nd largest economic center in the Midwest. The presence of the corporate headquarters for companies such as Medtronic, 3M, General Mills, Target, US Bancorp, Xcel Energy and Ameriprise Financial provide a growing economy with great job opportunities for a candidate’s spouse or family.

-Minneapolis metropolitan area is known for excellent public schools, and Minneapolis is 3rd most literate city according to USA Today
-Minneapolis 4th Best in Nation for Health Care according to the Commonwealth Fund
-Minneapolis ranks as 4th best for career advancement
-Minneapolis is one of America’s cleanest cities according to a top travel deals publisher
-Minnesota ranks 3rd for quality of life in the U.S. according to Minnesota Public Radio
-Minnesota leads in VC for health care startups according to PR Newswire
-Twin Cities best placed in U.S. to find employment according to Finance & Commerce
-MSP Airport is #1 Best Airport in America according to Leisure and Travel Magazine

To apply for this position go to and go to search postings and enter the requisition #328672. Please upload a cover letter, a CV, a one page career goal statement and the name and contact information for three references. Your application will not be considered until all components of the application are complete. Review of applications is ongoing, and the position will remain open until the posting is removed. Please direct all inquiries, if any, to Dr. Jerry Froelich at 952.380.7450.

The University of Minnesota is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.

Internal Number: 328672

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  • Human Resources
    University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    Minneapolis, MN


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