Academic Gastroenterology

University of Tennessee Health Science Center Seeking Gastroenterologists

Memphis, TN 38104
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Merritt Hawkins

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Established and growing program - enjoy a wonderful quality of life in an academic environment

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center and the Department of Medicine invites applications for full-time Gastroenterologists in the Section of Gastroenterology & Hepatology to start as early as Summer 2020. The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is the premier state academic institution in Tennessee and includes both a downtown medical campus in addition to practice sites in East Memphis. The downtown campus includes opportunities at Regional One Hospital, VA Medical Center, and Methodist University Hospital. 
This is a full-time faculty appointment with the University of Tennessee. As a University employed faculty member, you will receive a competitive salary and academic appointment commensurate with experience, and a fully comprehensive benefits package, and relocation allowance. This opportunity requires an MD or equivalent and ABIM Board Certification in Internal Medicine and Board Certification or Eligibility in Gastroenterology. Daily activities may include working with medical students, residents, and Gastroenterology Fellows along with patient care in both the inpatient and outpatient areas along with endoscopy. All areas of interest are encouraged to apply including applicants with expertise in Neuro gastroenterology & Motility, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Pancreatobiliary Disease & Therapeutic Endoscopy, along with General Gastroenterology.  

Opportunities are available for pursuing either clinical or basic research along with further educational opportunities.  

Located along the Mississippi River, Memphis is filled with cultural diversity and historical tradition. We offer an array of big-city amenities—such as top-notch shopping and dining, live entertainment, an international airport, and professional and collegiate sporting events—as well as genuine Southern hospitality that will help you feel right at home.
  • Benefit from practicing in a tort reform state with no state tax on earned income
  • Our town boasts exceptional public and private schools
  • Enjoy four distinct seasons (with a mild winter), allowing for an abundance of outdoor recreation, including fishing, kayaking, paddleboarding, biking, and golfing
  • Take a day trip to Nashville (approximately three hours away) to explore its many tourist attractions, including Music Row
  • Enjoy a low cost of living and wonderful quality of life

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.