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Medical Toxicologist (Part Time)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Medical Toxicologist (Part Time)
Department Poison Control Center (1908)
Location University of Arizona Health Sciences
Position Summary

The Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center is a center of excellence at the University Of Arizona College Of Pharmacy. The center is certified by the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC).

The successful candidate selected for this Medical Toxicologist position will serve to provide clinical toxicology services for the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center.

The Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy provides free and confidential poison and medication information to the public and healthcare professionals. One of 55 centers that make up the American Association of Poison Control Centers, the Tucson center serves all of Arizona except Maricopa County.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Provide advice and consultation to physician callers or poison center specialists on cases involving severe symptoms, and medical management questions.
  • Provide phone or in person information when possible and/or needed.
  • Other duties and responsibilities include teaching and research.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Completion of an accredited Toxicology Fellowship.
  • Medical Toxicology Board certified or board eligible.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Teaching experience.
  • Recent publications in the field of toxicology.
FLSA To Be Determined
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 8
Job Category Medical / Health Professions
Benefits Eligible No
Posted Rate of Pay $220,000 Annually, (to be prorated by 0.25 FTE)
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number A22419
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date 02/15/2018
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Open Date 02/23/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 03/05/2018
Special Instructions to Applicant
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Upon hire, will you have completed an accredited Toxicology Fellowship?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you Board Certified or board eligible by the Medical Toxicology Board?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents