The Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences in the College of Health Sciences is seeking an outstanding individual with cardiovascular perfusion clinical expertise at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will serve as the clinical coordinator as well as course director in Cardiovascular Perfusion Science. The candidate will assume the responsibilities of an academic leader at Rush as demonstrated by participation in University, college, departmental, and other professional service activities. The candidate will serve as an effective academic advisor to Rush graduate students.
Qualifications for the position include a MS Degree in Cardiovascular Perfusion (BS in Perfusion and MS in related field is also acceptable), and evidence of teaching and research potential. Candidates should possess the ABCP credential and be eligible for Illinois licensure in perfusion. The individual will hold a faculty appointment in the Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences.
SpecialtyDepartment of Cardiopulmonary Sciences
Rush is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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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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