Careers in Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine

Open faculty positions (if any) are listed below or visit UT Southwestern Careers for other career opportunities at UT Southwestern. To learn more about the benefits UT Southwestern offers, visit Human Resources.

Division Chief

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is seeking an accomplished, dynamic leader to serve as Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.

This individual will report to the Chair of Internal Medicine and will lead a diverse, dedicated team of outstanding Infectious Diseases specialists, innovative researchers, and enthusiastic educators. The ideal candidate will be a committed leader with expertise in Infectious Diseases, both from the clinical and scientific perspectives. The candidate must also meet the following requirements:

  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) or foreign equivalent
  • Certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Infectious Disease and eligible for an unrestricted license to practice medicine in Texas
  • A distinguished record and national reputation in scholarly achievement, including research
  • A commitment to medical education, including teaching and training medical and graduate students, house staff, and fellows
  • A commitment to lead and support efforts to enhance the climate of diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects of the division

Infectious Diseases Division, Facilities & Services:

  • An ACGME-accredited fellowship program
  • Highly dedicated faculty, a diverse mix of infectious diseases and outstanding basic and clinical research opportunities exist within the division. These include further growing programs in antimicrobial resistance, therapeutics, pathogenesis of tuberculosis, genomics and molecular epidemiology, health services research and transplant infectious diseases
  • With one of the largest HIV clinical programs in the country, numerous potential for clinical, translational and basic research programs in HIV are present

UT Southwestern Medical Center:

  • UT Southwestern is renowned for its Nobel prize-winning biomedical research programs and exceptional clinical services, NIH-funded CTSA; superb research programs in health services, basic and translational sciences, outstanding training programs in Internal Medicine and its subspecialties and a new School of Public Health opening in 2023
  • The faculty serve state of the art modern hospitals such as Clements University Hospital (~750 beds), Parkland Hospital, (~900 beds) and the Dallas VA (~290 beds)
  • Excellent healthcare plans, competitive salary, and retirement benefits
  • Dedicated academic time

For more information about requirements and how to apply please visit UT Southwestern Careers and reference Job ID 645418

Infectious Diseases Transplant Specialist

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, is seeking applicants for a faculty position at the Assistant, Associate and Professor level. Applicant s must have an M.D. degree, or equivalent, from an approved LCME medical school, and have satisfactorily completed an ACGME accredited Internal Medicine residency and an Infectious Diseases fellowship program. Additional fellowship training in the care of immunocompromised patients and transplant recipients is desired. Candidates must be eligible Board Certification, Texas medical licensure and be board-certified in Internal Medicine and board-certified/eligible in Infectious Diseases/HIV.

The primary roles and responsibilities will be to provide patient care on the Infectious Diseases Inpatient Transplant Consult Services at Clements University Hospital, Zale-Lipshy and Parkland Healthsystem and Hospital and in the outpatient Parkland and UTSW solid organ and bone marrow transplant clinics. Other duties can include sharing attending duties on General Internal Medicine, General Infectious Diseases, HIV and Bone & Joint Consult services. Participation in the teaching and training of medical and physician assistant students, residents and infectious diseases fellows is also expected. Clinical, basic science or translational research interests and activities are preferred. The specific clinical, educational and research interests of the applicant and the needs of the division will determine the exact distribution of responsibilities for a selected faculty member.

For more information about requirements and how to apply please visit UT Southwestern Careers and reference Job ID 220000QI.

Infectious Diseases Specialist

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, is seeking applicants for a faculty position at the Assistant, Associate and Professor level. Applicants must have an M.D. degree, or equivalent, from an approved LCME medical school, and have satisfactorily completed an ACGME accredited Internal Medicine residency and an Infectious Diseases fellowship program. Candidates must be eligible Board Certification, Texas medical licensure and be board-certified in Internal Medicine and board-certified/eligible in Infectious Diseases/HIV. The primary roles and responsibilities will be to provide patient care on the Infectious Diseases Inpatient and outpatient Consult Services. We are particularly interested in individuals with interests in providing care to those living with HIV or who suffer infectious complications of substance use. Other duties can include sharing attending duties on General Internal Medicine, General Infectious Diseases, HIV and Bone & Joint Consult services. Participation in the teaching and training of medical and physician assistant students, residents and ID fellows is also expected.

For more information about requirements and how to apply please visit UT Southwestern Careers and reference Job ID 611868.

Infectious Diseases Specialist

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, is seeking applicants for an Infectious Diseases Specialist. Applicants must have an M.D. degree, or equivalent, from an approved LCME medical school, and have satisfactorily completed an Internal Medicine residency program, and an Infectious Diseases fellowship program, from an ACGME accredited program. Candidates must be eligible for Texas medical licensure and be board-certified in Internal Medicine and board-certified/eligible in Infectious Diseases. Appointment rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience. Consideration may be given to applicants seeking less than a full-time schedule. The primary roles and responsibilities will be to provide patient care on the Infectious Diseases Inpatient Consult Services at Clements University Hospital and Parkland Hospital and in the Parkland and UTSW clinics. Other duties can include sharing attending duties on General Internal Medicine, HIV and Bone & Joint services. Participation in the teaching and training of medical students, residents and ID fellows is also expected.

For more information about requirements and how to apply please visit UT Southwestern Careers and reference Job ID 599946.

Infectious Diseases Specialist

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, is seeking an Infectious Diseases Specialist. Applicants must have an M.D. degree, or equivalent, from an approved LCME medical school, and have satisfactorily completed an ACGME accredited Internal Medicine residency and an Infectious Diseases fellowship program. Candidates must be eligible for Texas medical licensure and be board-certified in Internal Medicine and board-certified/eligible in Infectious Diseases. The primary roles and responsibilities will be to provide patient care on the Infectious Diseases Inpatient and outpatient Consult Services. We are particularly interested in individuals with interests in providing care to those living with HIV or who suffer infectious complications of substance use. Other duties can include sharing attending duties on General Internal Medicine, General Infectious Diseases, HIV and Bone & Joint Consult services. Participation in the teaching and training of medical and physician assistant students, residents and ID fellows is also expected. Clinical, basic science or translational research interests and activities are preferred. The specific clinical, educational and research interests of the applicant and the needs of the division will determine the exact distribution of responsibilities for a selected faculty member.

For more information about requirements and how to apply please visit UT Southwestern Careers and reference Job ID 573930.

Infectious Diseases Specialist/Researcher

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases & Geographic Medicine, is seeking applicants for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level and above. Applicants must have an M.D. degree, or equivalent, from an approved LCME medical school, and have satisfactorily completed an Internal Medicine residency program, and an Infectious Diseases fellowship program, from an ACGME accredited program. Candidates must be eligible for Texas medical licensure and be board-certified in Internal Medicine and board-certified/eligible in Infectious Diseases. Level of appointment will be commensurate with applicable experience. Consideration may be given to applicants seeking less than a full-time schedule. Candidates will be expected to develop externally-funded independent research programs. We are interested in applicants who are creatively pursuing “cutting-edge” research on medically important pathogens including those resistant to antimicrobials, emerging pathogens, novel pathogen discovery, and/or agents of potential biothreat. UTSW is an outstanding scientific environment with established strengths in structural biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology, immunology, genetics, and numerous other areas. UTSW has a strong tradition of academic excellence and an exceptionally collegial and collaborative culture that cuts across departmental boundaries. We offer other substantial resources such as outstanding core facilities and research infrastructure. Other duties include providing patient care on the Infectious Diseases Inpatient Consult Services at Clements University Hospital and Parkland Hospital and in the Parkland and UTSW clinics. Participation in the teaching and training of medical students, residents and ID fellows is also expected.

For more information about requirements and how to apply please visit UT Southwestern Careers and reference Job ID 400057.

Compliance with the COVID-19 vaccine mandate enforced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) is a requirement for these positions. Federal law requires individuals holding these positions to be fully vaccinated or have an approved exemption for certain medical, disability, or religious reasons. Individuals who do not meet CMS vaccination requirements are not eligible and should not apply for this position but are encouraged to apply for other non-healthcare positions at UT Southwestern for which they qualify.

UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. As an equal opportunity employer, UT Southwestern prohibits unlawful discrimination, including discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or veteran status. To learn more, please explore Diversity & Inclusion at UT Southwestern.