Assistant Ultrasound Director

Illinois, United Staes
23 Jul 2020
End of advertisement period
23 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Chicago: Biological Sciences Division: Department of Medicine

Chicago, IL


The University of Chicago's Department of Medicine, Section of Emergency Medicine, is searching for a full-time faculty member at any rank to serve as Assistant Ultrasound Director to assist the Ultrasound Director in running the ultrasound program. Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. We especially welcome applicants with experience in ultrasound operations, quality oversight, and the design and implementation of an ultrasound fellowship.

The University of Chicago Emergency Medicine residency program, established in 1972, has a rich history as one of the oldest emergency medicine programs in the country. The successful applicant will join an academic faculty who are active in research, medical education, simulation, international medicine, EMS/prehospital medicine and air-medical transport. The University of Chicago Medicine is a STEMI receiving hospital, a comprehensive Stroke Center, a Burn Center, an Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, and one of the Chicago South EMS regional resource hospitals. The Adult ED has an annual volume of over 75,000 patients and our Pediatric ED has a volume of 30,000 patients per year.

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible in Emergency Medicine, and 4) be ultrasound fellowship trained.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago‚Äôs Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications:  Applicants must upload: a CV including bibliography and cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.  

For instructions on the Interfolio application process, please visit