Recruiting Outstanding Faculty

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Department of Emergency Medicine has a 32 year history of excellence and is in the process of expanding our academic faculty. If you are already board certified, a rising senior resident and/or senior fellow interested in a fantastic academic opportunity, please contact me. Among the 7 Institutes at UAMS, the Translational Research Institute provides added infrastructure for promising investigators. As the only academic health center in the State, our institution has many unique research opportunities available and will provide “start-up” funds, mentorship, and appropriate non-clinical time to support our research mission. The College of Medicine has launched a uniquely generous Clinician Scientist program featuring:

  • Up to 75% non-clinical time support for 3-4 years
  • Salary equivalent to full time clinical faculty
  • A formal mentorship program and research curriculum
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We are looking for energetic EM academicians interested in building our already diverse faculty and residency program. Our institution has a leadership structure that is highly supportive of Emergency Medicine including our own Service Line. We have established and lead many local and statewide initiatives that can provide tremendous opportunities for service, education, and/or scholarship opportunities for new faculty members. The following roles will be strongly considered:

  • Vice Chair or Director of Research
  • EM Ultrasound Fellowship Director
  • Clinical and Basic Science Investigators
  • Clinical attending

We offer a generous compensation and benefits package. Feel free to peruse our website to learn more about the UAMS EM family, and visit the UAMS Careers site for more information.