Lecturer in Medicine

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Lecturer in Medicine

Posting Information

Department Medicine-Internal Medicine - 411430
Posting Open Date 11/12/2021
Application Deadline  
Open Until Filled No
Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Open Rank
Appointment Type Faculty
Vacancy ID FAC0003781
Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent
Hours per week 40
Position Location North Carolina, US
Hiring Range  
Proposed Start Date 04/01/2022
Position Information


Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence and care. Our mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of North Carolinians, and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research. We strive to promote faculty, staff, and learner development in a diverse, respectful environment where our colleagues demonstrate professionalism, enhance learning, and create personal and professional sustainability. We optimize our partnership with the UNC Health System through close collaboration and commitment to service.
Our vision is to be the nation’s leading public school of medicine. We are ranked 2nd in primary care education among all US schools of medicine and 5th among public peers in NIH research funding. Our Allied Health Department is home to five top-ranked divisions, and we are home to 18 top-ranked clinical and basic science departments in NIH research funding.
Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of North Carolinians and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research.
Patient Care: We will promote health and provide superb clinical care while maintaining our strong tradition of reaching underserved populations and reducing health disparities across North Carolina and beyond.
Education: We will prepare tomorrow’s health care professionals and biomedical researchers by facilitating learning within innovative curricula and team-oriented interprofessional education. We will cultivate outstanding teaching and research faculty, and we will recruit outstanding students and trainees from highly diverse backgrounds to create a socially responsible, highly skilled workforce.
Research: We will develop and support a rich array of outstanding health sciences research programs, centers, and resources. We will provide infrastructure and opportunities for collaboration among disciplines throughout and beyond our University to support outstanding research. We will foster programs in the areas of basic, translational, mechanistic, and population research.
Position Summary
The Department of Medicine at UNC seeks a Hospice and Palliative Medicine physician to join our growing team. Clinical opportunities include inpatient and outpatient palliative care and inpatient hospice management. Faculty will have opportunities to excel and lead in medical education and research. Excellent starting salary commensurate with experience, generous benefits package. Applicants must have U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Candidates must have an M.D. and be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Board Certified/Board Eligible in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
Campus Security Authority Responsibilities

Not Applicable.

Special Instructions
Applicants should apply for this position on line at: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/215598
Quick Link https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/215598
Department Contact Information


Department Contact Name and Title Laura Hanson
Department Contact Telephone or Email laura_hanson@med.unc.edu
Academic Personnel Office Contact Information

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Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

Supplemental Questions

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