Academic Medicine Job in New Orleans, Louisiana

Academic Infectious Disease Opportunity at Tulane Medical Center - J-040628

Tulane Medical Center

Physician - Academic Medicine

Job Description

Tulane School of Medicine, Section of Infectious Disease is seeking a board certified - eligible infectious disease physician to join the faculty.

Qualified Candidates:

  • Join a robust academic group of clinical educators as the program continues to expand to provide care at university-affiliated hospitals in the New Orleans Metropolitan area.
  • The Section of Infectious Disease is committed to providing outstanding patient care through cutting-edge research trials with a strong focus on clinical research and is seeking an individual with that same commitment. 
  • Candidates will receive an academic appointment at Tulane University School of Medicine at the assistant, associate or full professor level dependent on previous academic accomplishments and experience.
  • This position will include staffing several HIV/ID clinics and rounding on inpatient ID consultation services at the Tulane Medical Center and University Medical Center of New Orleans.  
  • Possible key roles open to the successful candidate include serving as the Program Director for the ID Fellowship, Infection Prevention, clinical or bench research and/or quality improvement activities.
  • As a faculty member, the candidate will be expected to play an important role in the education of residents, fellows and students.
  • Board certified or board eligible in infectious disease.
  • Eligible for licensure in the state of Louisiana
  • Candidates from underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply

Incentive/Benefits Package:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Health, dental, vision, life, and disability benefits
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • 403(b) university funded retirement plan
  • Outstanding educational benefits including tuition waiver and option to participate in the tuition exchange program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee wellness program
  • Family-friendly work environment complete with two child care centers on the downtown and uptown campuses

About Tulane Medical Center:

  • Tulane Medical Center is an acclaimed teaching, research, and medical center serving the greater New Orleans area. Tulane physicians provide leading-edge care ranging from primary to tertiary to quaternary in a vast number of specialties.
  • With 235+ beds and 600+ physicians, Tulane Medical Center continues to grow to reflect the changing needs of the community. In addition to the downtown campus, Tulane Medical Center includes the Tulane Lakeside campus in Metairie and the Lakeview Regional Medical Center campus in Covington.
  • Within walking distance of the French Quarter, the New Orleans hospital provides expert medical care for children and adults. Our doctors specialize in the routine care of infants, children, adolescents, and adults, providing a wide range of family care services.
  • Our mission is to provide world-class patient care, education, and research.

New Orleans, LA, nicknamed the “Big Easy,” offers an unparalleled nightlife and music scene. It also delivers a world-famous food and culinary experience unlike any other. The city has been named #1 Most Improved on the “Best Business Cities” list by the Wall Street Journal. There are numerous neighborhoods to explore especially if you are seeking charm and character - Warehouse District, Garden District, Gentilly, and many others. Whether a townhouse, double gallery home, center-hall or bungalow – we have the community for you. Some of the biggest employers in the city include Tulane University, Entergy Corporation, and Whitney Holding Corp.

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Other Details

Job ID: 4f64b25d-0970-4211-89c5-c08cedae61db

Practice Type: Academic

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Parent Company

HCA MidAmerica Division

Hiring Organization

Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70112

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