Academic Rheumatologist

Opportunity to grow division and potentially lead it in the future

el paso, TX 79905
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Ally Geller
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(800) 876-0500
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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Full time
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Merritt Hawkins, the nation's premier academic search firm invites you to consider a unique opportunity with an expanding division of Rheumatology within a growing Department of Medicine.
  • Supportive division has been there for over 25 years
  • Exposure to complex cases and unique diseases - practice in a community that needs you
  • No call with very convenient work schedule - work 4 or 5 days a week
  • Opportunity to grow division and potentially lead it in the future
  • Ideal candidate will be committed to teaching, have clinical research interests and preferably an academic background
  • Draw area over 2 million with most of the competition nearing retirement
  • Busy from day one—3-month wait for new patients
  • Competitive and comprehensive benefits plan
Southwest Community
  • This is a terrific place to live with countless outdoor activities available and true wilderness literally at your doorstep. Indeed, there are not many university cities of this size where you can be cross-country skiing on a mountain top as the sun comes up and still get back in time for your morning clinic. 
  • A major international airport and professional sports
  • Metro area of nearly 1 million people
  • Easy access to hiking, fly fishing, skiing, numerous golf courses and over 300 days of sunshine per year to enjoy them
  • Extensive bike trails and paths throughout the city
  • Major university with medical school and training programs
  • Very low cost of living and diverse cultural activities
  • Physician-friendly state with tort reform
  • Live in the heart of downtown, up in the mountains or on several acres outside of town—all are within an easy commute to the clinic
This university is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications

Board certified

Preferred Qualifications

Board certified

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.