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Asst/Assoc/Full Professor, Advanced Heart Failure, College of Medicine

Date: Jul 23, 2021

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: University of Cincinnati

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors > http://bit.ly/UCEMPL


Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.


Job Overview

As one of the oldest medical schools in the country, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (COM) has a reputation for training best-in-class health care professionals and developing cutting-edge procedures and research that improves the health and clinical care of patients. In partnership with the UC Health academic healthcare system and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, College of Medicine’s doctors are transforming the world of medicine every day. The Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease is a top-tier department with world-renowned faculty and staff. With world-class research, teaching and medical practice opportunities, why not choose the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine?


The University of Cincinnati has a long history of clinical, education & research programs and offers many opportunities for collaboration within the College of Medicine as well as with Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. The Cardiology Division is comprised of more than 30 full time faculty members, more than 12 advanced practice providers, and nearly 20 fellows with broad subspecialty interests.

Essential Functions

The Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine seeks cardiologists to serve at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor (rank commensurate with credentials).The Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease at UC Health offers a full spectrum of cardiovascular services, in areas including general cardiology, electrophysiology, congenital heart care, structural heart disease, and is well-funded in basic/translational clinical research. Our heart failure services include heart transplant/ventricular assist device, ECMO and critical care.  Our program is growing and additional physician/teaching support is needed. We are the only heart transplant program in the Greater Cincinnati region – consisting of a population greater than 3 million people.


  • Teach medical students, residents, and fellows, while performing direct patient care. Direct patient care and teaching will include attending in the cardiovascular intensive care unit, the cardiovascular recovery unit, and providing cardiology consultative service at University of Cincinnati Medical Center (UCMC).
  • Provide direct patient care in the outpatient setting to advanced heart failure patients. As part of these activities, the qualified candidate will be responsible for the precepting of medical students from University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine, UCMC residents from the department of internal medicine residency program, and UCMC clinical fellows from the Division of Cardiovascular Health & Disease's fellowship program.
  • Provide lectures in field of expertise in heart failure and advanced mechanical and circulatory assist devices, and lead small group discussions as a critical part of our clinical training programs.
  • Administrative duties, including a medical directorship, may be assigned based on experience; a medical directorship would include responsibilities such as oversight of all patients participating in the program, review of individualized treatment plans for each patient, as well as monitoring compliance with all government regulations as it relates to the program.
  • Opportunities to participate in quality improvement, safety and research projects may be available.


Minimum Requirements

All of the following prior to effective date of appointment: Medical degree; completion of three years of Internal Medicine training; completion of three years of Cardiology training; and an Ohio State Medical License.





The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


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