The Department of Imaging Sciences at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago is seeking an Assistant Professor to join its growing team. This position will contribute to the research and educational missions of the College of Health Sciences by teaching courses within the Bachelor of Science (BS) in Imaging Sciences Program, as well as other duties associated with a full-time faculty appointment in the college. The faculty member’s annual assignment is negotiated with the Program Director and is based on the needs of the program. A Master’s degree in radiography, health sciences, education, or related field required, PhD degree preferred. Certification in Magnetic Resonance Imaging or Computed tomography or Cardiac/Vascular Interventional Radiography by The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) is required. Interdisciplinary clinical and educational training experience to include ability to demonstrate knowledge in current teaching methods and trends required, experience with online instruction preferred. This position exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures. Additionally, this position offers a competitive salary and benefits package and an academic rank commensurate with experience.
Rush is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
More about Rush University Medical Center:
Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center that encompasses a 669-bed hospital serving adults and children. In January 2012, Rush opened a new 376-bed hospital building, known as the Tower, which is part of the Medical Center’s major renovation of its campus.
Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.
Rush is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is ranked in 7 of 16 categories in U.S. News & World Report's 2018–2019 “America's Best Hospitals” issue, and is one of the two top-ranked hospitals in Illinois overall.
Rush was one of four hospitals in the country that the American Hospital Association honored for equity of care in June of 2018.
Rush was the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status—the highest honor in nursing—and the first in Illinois to earn a fourth four-year designation.
Rush has been ranked among the country's top 100 hospitals—and 15 major teaching hospitals—four times by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of health care data and analytics.
The Human Rights Campaign, a civil rights organization that advocates for equality for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and/or queer/questioning named Rush University Medical Center a leader in LGBT Health Equality for the tenth consecutive year.
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