Rutgers New Jersey Medical School — Assistant / Associate Professor, Internal Medicine-Primary Care and/or Medicine-Pediatrics for Obesity Medicine Program

The Division of General Internal Medicine within the Department of Medicine at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (NJMS) is seeking qualified candidates at the Assistant/Associate Professor level trained in Internal Medicine or in the combined specialty of Medicine-Pediatrics who are board eligible/certified and preferably also board certified in Obesity Medicine.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent clinical and communication skills, a strong commitment to serving a multicultural diverse patient population and have teaching/faculty experience with passion for training students and residents and a commitment to scholarship.

The Division of General Medicine is the largest Division in the Department of Medicine and is comprised of Primary Care, Med-Peds, Geriatrics, Preventive Medicine, Occupational Medicine, and Addiction Medicine, and is major participant in the inpatient and outpatient education of students and residents.  The faculty in the division drive a successful and broad agenda in quality improvement and engage deeply in population and primary care research and in community-based service.

The Weight Management Center at Rutgers NJMS and University Hospital is comprised of Obesity Medicine, Advanced Bariatric Endoscopy and Bariatric Surgery. The program continues to grow and primary care physicians trained in obesity medicine are strongly sought to provide clinical care for Obesity Medicine and for the Primary Care Practice.

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is committed to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty dedicated to teaching in an inclusive environment. The successful candidate will be committed to this diversity and foster academic and clinical excellence.

For consideration, please email Jason.emmel@rutgers.edu a cover letter of interest and CV to the attention of:

Ana Natale-Pereira, MD, MPH, FACP
Division Chief, General Internal Medicine
Assistant Dean for Primary Care and Community Initiatives
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and is compliant with the Americans with Disability Act. 

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