Faculty Position - Noninvasive Cardiologist

Houston, Texas
Sep 18, 2016
Position Type

Advanced Heart Failure

Faculty Position – Nonlnvasive Cardiologist

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston/Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute is seeking two outstanding non-invasive cardiologists for our rapidly growing program in advanced heart failure, transplantation, and mechanical circulatory support in Houston, Texas.

In this dynamic position, the non-invasive cardiologist will play a key role in the further development of a heart failure, transplant, and mechanical support service and will be part of an independent and state-of-the-art Center for Advanced Heart Failure which is integrated to Memorial Hermann System and UT Health – School of Medicine. This full-time clinical and research position is considered at junior to mid-level. The clinician will have the opportunity to work with clinical and research cardiologists in a highly interactive and collaborative environment.

The position will provide flexibility to accommodate both research and clinical interests for the applicant. Presently, there is a large heart failure research program on site and there is potential to develop clinical or basic science research in this environment.

The successful candidate will possess a medical degree, have exemplary clinical skills, and demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence. Preference may be given to applicants with heart failure and transplant experience, those who have completed fellowship training in heart failure and transplantation, and those who are board eligible or board certified in heart failure and transplantation. 

Please submit a cover letter and CV to:

Biswajit Kar, MD, Professor and Director

Chief of Medical Division and Program Director for the Advanced Heart Failure, Cardiopulmonary Support and Transplantation Program at Memorial Hermann Hospital-Texas Medical Center

Division of Advanced Heart Failure Program

 UTHealth Science Center-Houston

6400 Fannin, Suite 2350

Houston, TX 77030

Or by e-mail to: eric.d.gerken@uth.tmc.edu

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Minorities, women, disabled, and veterans are encouraged to apply.