Oregon Heath & Science University (OHSU) Dermatology is located in the Center for Health and Healing on the South Waterfront in Portland, Oregon. The Department of Dermatology is dedicated to providing our patients the best and most innovative dermatologic care for the broad range of skin, hair, nail, and mucous membrane disorders. The department recognizes the need for balance in applying core values to everything we do. We value the balance of individual autonomy with the wisdom of the group, mastery of current knowledge with continuous exploration and improvement, optimism with pragmatism, fun with accountability, integrity with tactful honesty, and quality and excellence with efficiency. OHSU is dedicated to improving the health and quality of life for all Oregonians through excellence, innovation, and leadership in health care, education, and research.
The Assistant Professor's duties include:
Teaching trainees, medical students, and support staff in accordance with assignments by the Chair. Teaching is done through assigned lectures to be given during the course of the year and through modeling best practices, mentoring trainees, and guiding learning through delegating graduated and focused levels of responsibility
Contributing to the administration of the department by helping select residents and participating in administrative committees and councils of OHSU as approved by the Chair
Providing an outstanding level of professional performance quality of investigation for research faculty, quality of clinical care for clinical faculty, quality of administrative function in education office)
Maintaining a program of scholarly research activity directed toward improved understanding of the causes, detection, and treatment of diseases. May develop and direct scholarly research activities focused toward improving the educational foundation within dermatology
Engaging in public service through consultative activities with OHSU and non-University groups as approved by the Chair
This position will be filled at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank, commensurate with the qualifications of the finalist. Salary shall be commensurate with rank. Clinical and academic bonuses are available based upon productivity.
MD or equivalent degree
Board certification/eligibility in Dermatology
Experience in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of patients with cutaneous diseases
Experience in sub-specialty in CTCL (cutaneous T-cell lymphoma)
Demonstrated competence in research, teaching, patient care, administration, or combinations of these activities
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As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm