Saint Louis University, a Catholic Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service is seeking applicants for a faculty position in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine beginning July 2020. Level of appointment will be commensurate with experience. The Division of Geriatric Medicine is one of the most prominent divisions in the country and has substantial clinical, teaching and research programs in place, including a fully-accredited fellowship program. Areas of special interest currently include: hormonal changes related to aging, pathogenesis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease, education of patients, the public and health care providers about issues related to aging. A new palliative care fellowship has been recently instituted under the leadership of the Division of Geriatric Medicine. Clinical services are provided at several hospitals, nursing homes and specialty outpatient offices. The division has historically had strong ties to the St. Louis VA Medical Center, which is affiliated with Saint Louis University and excellent opportunities for growth exist there too. The division is financially stable and poised to maintain its national prominence under appropriate leadership. The successful candidate should have appropriate board certification a substantial background in clinical or laboratory research. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, application, and current curriculum vitae to https://jobs.slu.edu. Send three letters of recommendation and copies of transcripts by post to: Julie Gammack M.D., Professor; Saint Louis University School of Medicine; Division of Geriatric Medicine, 1402 South Grand Blvd., Room M238, St. Louis, MO 63104.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.