Assistant/Associate Professor, Abdominal Imaging - Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, McGovern Medical School

Texas Medical Center-Houston, TX

Assistant/Associate Professor, Abdominal Imaging - Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, McGovern Medical School

Location: Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Category: Faculty

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston

Requisition #: 240000IV

McGovern Medical SchoolatUTHealth Houstonis seeking a board-certified/board-eligible diagnostic abdominal radiologist for a facultyposition in theDepartment of Diagnostic and Interventional Imagingto join a busy clinical and academic abdominal radiology service. McGovern Medical School primarily provides imaging services atMemorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center andHarris Health LBJ Hospital. We also provide coverage at several outpatient imaging centers. The section is highly integrated with the UT departments of Oncology, Gastroenterology, Urology, Gynecology, and Trauma.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Providing, reading, and interpreting diagnostic services including radiography, fluoroscopy, computed tomography, magnetic resonance, sonography, and positron emission tomography, as well as limited procedures.

  • Teaching residents, fellows, and medical students in radiology.

  • Participate in consultation at the reading room and tumor board.

The academic research opportunities at UTHealth Houston are abundant. The basic science section of the department is well-equipped (with research dedicated 3.0 and 7.0 T MR units) and well-staffed with physicists. Academic activities are strongly encouraged and supported. UTHealth Houston offers excellent benefits.


Applicants should have graduated from an ACGME-accredited Radiology residency program (or equivalent). Completion of fellowship training in Abdominal Imaging (or equivalent) is also required. Candidates must be ABR certified or ABR eligible. Must have or be able to obtain a Texas Medical License. Rank will be commensurate with experience.

Qualified applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence, discovery, and service, have the 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 Houston 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 Houston 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.

UTHealth Benefits

UTHealth Houston offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. For more information on our benefits programs please refer to the UTHealth Houston Office of Benefits Website.

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Work location is based on the needs of the department and may be adjusted.