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UT Health Assistant Professor, Nephrology - Internal Medicine, McGovern Medical School in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Assistant Professor, Nephrology - Internal Medicine, McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas



McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 2100014O

The Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, in the Department of Internal Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston - McGovern Medical School, is seeking applicants for a full-time clinical faculty in the division at the level of Assistant Professor. The selected candidate will contribute to the department’s mission to educate health science professionals and model the best practices in clinical care through: teaching, clinical service, administrative activities, and other services.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Participating in the Nephrology patient care duties in both inpatient and outpatient facilities. Locations include Memorial Hermann Hospital - Texas Medical Center and Lyndon B Johnson Hospital

  • Participating in the education of residents, fellows, and medical students

  • Supporting the growth and development of clinical and collaborative research

  • Supporting the development of Renal Transplant Fellowship


Candidate should have an M.D. or equivalent degree, be eligible for licensure in the state of Texas and be board certified in Nephrology. Experience is preferred but not required.

Qualified applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence, discovery and service, have potential to be outstanding in their field of expertise, and share an interest in fulfilling the common goals of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

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