Department of MedicineDivision of Endocrinology – Assistant Professor
The Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, is seeking an Endocrinologist at the Assistant Professor level to be a part of its growing research, education and clinical missions. The candidate will develop a clinical practice in the care of adult patients with diabetes, metabolic syndrome and general endocrine disease, as well as develop an area of special expertise. The candidate is expected to participate in the division’s research programs, educational programs, and community outreach, at levels commensurate with prior experience and the missions of an academic medical center.
This position will be located primarily at Froedtert Hospital, our primary adult hospital affiliate which was recently ranked No. 3 by Vizient. Froedtert is a 550-bed hospital, and the only adult Level 1 Trauma Center in eastern Wisconsin. There will also be time dedicated to the Vincent Zablocki VA Medical Center which has been a major clinical affiliate of MCW since 1946. The ZVAMC provides 168 acute care hospital beds, admitting 8,000 patients and recording more than 600,000 outpatient visits annually. It is one of the busiest and most comprehensive health centers operated by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Located approximately 2 miles from the Froedtert and MCW campus, the ZVAMC is a major training and teaching site for MCW and supports approximately $10 million in translational and clinical research, funded by the VA and NIH.
MCW is a major academic medical center; the largest research institution in the Milwaukee metro area and second largest in Wisconsin. In fiscal year 2014-15, faculty received approximately $158 million in external support for research, teaching, training and related purposes, of which approximately $85 million is from the National Institute of Health.
MCW is a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health professionals; we discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical and health sciences; we provide cutting-edge, collaborative, patient care of the highest quality; and we improve the health of the communities we serve.
Located along the Lake Michigan shoreline, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is one of America’s great cities, combining a dynamic urban community with a rich cultural heritage with access to parks, rivers, and other outdoor recreation. Milwaukee is the largest city in Wisconsin and was recently ranked one of the top 3 “Up and Coming Places to Live in the US” by US News. It is home to corporate headquarters for industry leaders including Northwestern Mutual, Johnson Controls, Manpower, Harley Davidson, and others.
Milwaukee is a popular venue for sailing, windsurfing, kite-surfing, ethnic dining, and cultural festivals; the city is recognized for its museums, fine dining and hotels, professional sports, gardens and parks, and Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens. The population of the City of Milwaukee is approximately 600,000 and approximately 1.8 million people live in the greater Milwaukee area.
Interested candidates may request a full job description, as well as submit their letter of interest and Curriculum Vitae to:
Ashley JonesPhysician RecruiterMedical College of Wisconsin
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