Division Chief of Nephrology

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University of Missouri School of Medicine
Columbia, Missouri
Jun 07, 2024
Jun 28, 2024
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The University of Missouri School of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Division Chief of Nephrology

The University of Missouri-Columbia, Department of Medicine is seeking a Division Chief of Nephrology. The incoming Division Chief will lead Division contributions to the tripartite academic mission of research, education, and clinical service.

The Division has a robust clinical enterprise with excellent patient care, internationally recognized research in peritoneal dialysis, and a highly reputable fellowship program. The clinical enterprise consists of full-spectrum inpatient and outpatient kidney disease services, including transplants. NIH-funded research in the Division centers on kidney inflammation and injury, with novel development of a monitoring device in CKD. Division investigators benefit from and contribute to a vibrant research environment and collaborations across the University of Missouri. The Nephrology fellowship hosts six fellows, and the Division has led the Annual Dialysis Conference - the largest dialysis conference in the world - since 1980.

MU Health Care offers more than 50 primary and specialty clinics and a comprehensive system of six hospitals. Columbia is rated by Forbes as the 5th best small place for business and careers in America and is consistently rated a top place to live by Money magazine. Columbia also offers a low cost of living and excellent schools. This is a comprehensive department offering a full complement of fellowship programs.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • B/C in Nephrology

Candidates will be evaluated on:
  • Demonstrated record of success in scholarship and patient care
  • An aptitude for collaboration, innovation, and program development.
  • Experience in Academic Medicine and leadership.

Employees of the University of Missouri and University of Missouri Healthcare are eligible for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program.

Our Community

Columbia is rated by Forbes magazine as the fifth best small city for business and careers in America and is consistently rated a top place to live by Money Magazine, boasting a low cost of living, a vibrant community, and nationally renowned public schools. Columbia is an ideal college town that combines small-town comforts, and community spirit, with big-city culture, activities, and resources. Our community is energetic and engaged, packed with restaurants and entertainment venues, and hosts more than a dozen annual cultural festivals.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at U.M. System Total Rewards Benefits

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