University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 91909

Please Note: A change was made to this position announcement on 04/19/18


Working Title:
Emergency Medicine VA Section Chief
Official Title:
Degree and area of specialization:
M.D. or D.O. ; Board prepared/board certified in Emergency Medicine.
 WI medical licensure; BC/BE in emergency medicine.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Completion of emergency medicine fellowship program.

Scholarly credentials for appointment at rank on the non-tenure CHS track and non-tenure Clinical track.
Candidates for appointment as Associate Professor (CHS) will demonstrate academic credentials for the title per established SMPH guidelines.
Principal duties:
Responsibilities will include the clinical care of Emergency Department patients and time spent in education and teaching activities to medical students, residents and other learners in the academic medicine setting. Additional time will be devoted to administrative responsibilities.

If hired on the CHS track, clinical research will be encouraged and should be anticipated as part of this role.
  Additional Information
 The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

To see the principal duties of this position, please click on the "Full Position Details" link below.
A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
A period of evaluation will be required

  Employee Class:
 Academic Staff
Department(s):SMPH/EMERG MED
Full Time Salary Rate:Negotiable
ANNUAL (12 months)
Term:This is a renewable appointment.
Appointment percent:50% - 100%
Anticipated begin date:MAY 24, 2018
Number of Positions:1

Application must be received by: MAY 19, 2018
Your application must be received through the Jobs at UW portal ( to be considered as a candidate. To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to submit a CV and personal statement/cover letter.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is May 19, 2018, however positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.
Questions about the position can be directed to:
Azita Hamedani, MD, MPH, MBA
Phone: 608-890-9091
800 University Bay Dr   
Fax: N/A
Suite 310   
Madison, WI 53705-2247   
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

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NOTE: Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, the names of applicants must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality. In the case where there are fewer than five finalists, the names of the five most qualified candidates must be released upon request.  

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.