UCSD Endowed Chair in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine
September 5, 2018:
The Department of Emergency Medicine (https://medschool.ucsd.edu/som/emergency-med/Pages/default.aspx) at the University of California San Diego, committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body, is initiating a search for faculty who have a clinical and research focus in hyperbaric medicine.
The UCSD Hyperbaric Medicine Division is proud to announce the Ted and Michelle Gurnee Endowed Chair of Hyperbaric and Diving Medicine Research. This appointee would also be awarded the Ted and Michelle Gurnee Endowed Chair of Hyperbaric and Diving Medicine Research endowment. The center is the only civilian 24-hour emergency treatment center in San Diego, Imperial, Orange or Riverside Counties. At the Hyperbaric Medicine Center, approximately 2,000 patients are treated per year including those with diving related injuries.
The Division of Hyperbaric Medicine is recruiting a full-time faculty member with an established record of research success in either Hyperbaric or Diving Medicine. Responsibilities will consist of leading the Division’s research program in hyperbaric, diving, and undersea medicine research; training fellows, residents, and students; and clinical duties as appropriate.
Candidates must have an MD or PhD with an emphasis relevant to Internal Medicine or be MD/PhD. Candidates with an MD must have California medicine license/eligibility and be board certification/eligibility in Emergency Medicine.
The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.
A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review:
HS Clinical Professor – see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-278.pdf
Clinical X Professor – see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-275.pdf
Adjunct Professor – see: http://ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-280.pdf
In-Residence Professor – see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-270.pdf
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded.
Full information can be found on https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01875
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
2018 DAN USA Director of Injury Monitoring and Prevention
June 14, 2018:
The DAN Director of Injury Monitoring and Prevention will be responsible for monitoring the incidence and trends of dive injuries; studying causes of injuries; developing, evaluating and implementing preventive interventions and advising industry leaders regarding the prevention of dive injuries. Responsibilities include directing daily activities regarding incidence, injuries and fatalities data collection and exploring additional sources of data. The position, based in Durham, North Carolina, will require supporting DAN initiatives, publishing scientific papers, writing articles for lay publications and lecturing at scientific and professional conferences, dive shows and other public events for divers and related professionals.
To apply, send a letter and CV to email@example.com or Divers Alert Network Attn: HR/Personnel Department, 6 W. Colony Place, Durham, NC 27705. DAN is an equal opportunity employer.
Please find all information here.
2018 AUAS/DAN Diving Medicine Scholarship
May 20, 2018:
The AUAS/DAN Diving Medicine Research Scholarship was established by the Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences with major support from Divers Alert Network (DAN) to encourage research on topics that expand our knowledge of human physiology in the marine environment.
Proposal submissions will be considered from individuals who possess: a. A PhD, MD, DO, or Master’s degree; b. Previous publications in the peer-reviewed literature; and, c. A record of interest and/or involvement with diving medical research. The award period is for a maximum of one year and may not exceed $10,000 in budget request.
You can find all information here.
Please contact Dr Michael A. Lang, PhD (Chairman, The DAN Foundation) for more details.