Faculty Position - Emergency Medicine


The University of Michigan Department of Emergency Medicine is actively recruiting highly motivated physician faculty. While all qualified candidates will be considered, areas of strategic interest include candidates that have expertise and / or fellowship training in:

  • Critical Care
  • Education/Simulation
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Research
  • Ultrasound
  • Nocturnist
  • Joint VA Administration


Core Values:The Department of Emergency Medicine at Michigan Medicine is committed to creating an environment that is welcoming to all. We value the unique contributions of individuals, and support a culture of inclusivity among our employees, learners, and larger community. This includes supporting the development of a diverse workforce across identities such as the race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, citizenship, marital status, religion, language, disability, and Veteran status

Institution: Michigan Medicine includes the University of Michigan Medical School, Hospitals and Health Centers, and School of Nursing- all highly ranked with state-of-the-art resources. Close proximity to the University's world-renowned schools of Public Health, Engineering and Business also offers unique opportunities for collaboration.

Patient Care: Every year, we treat more than 210,000  patients in our University Hospital, C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, Hurley Medical Center, and Ann Arbor VA Emergency Departments. We are the first institution nationally to host the Emergency Critical Care Center, an integral part of patient care, education, and research.

Research: The U-M Department of Emergency Medicine is ranked #1 in National Institutes of Health funding and continues to receive significant funding from other federal agencies, foundations, industry, and philanthropy.  Notable research programs include: The U-M Injury Prevention Center, The Max Harry Weil Institute for Critical Care Research and Innovation, Strategies to Innovate Emergency Care Clinical Trials Network (SIREN) (Clinical Coordinating Center),  Michigan Emergency Department Improvement Collaborative (MEDIC), Michigan Resuscitation Innovation and Science Enterprise (M-RISE), NIH StrokeNet, Prevention and Early Treatment of Acute Lung Injury (PETAL) Network,  Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN) and the newly formed first global emergency research and education network; Emergency Medicine Education and Research by Global Experts (EMERGE network).

Education: We conduct our four-year emergency medicine residency in partnership with St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor and Hurley Medical Center, Flint. We emphasize clinical excellence and premier preparation for careers in academic medicine. Our pediatric emergency medicine division and fellowship is based in the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital. Emergency Medicine is a required clinical clerkship at the University of Michigan Medical School.

Compensation/Benefits: We offer competitive salaries and an excellent fringe benefit package. Academic rank based on credentials.

Requirements: Residency training and/or board certification in Emergency Medicine.

Preferred: Fellowship training in the areas listed above.

INTERESTED CANDIDATES: Please send a one-page letter of interest and Curriculum Vitae (CV) to Prashant Mahajan and Lori Blough ([email protected]). If you have any questions regarding the status of your application, please direct them to Lori Blough.

Prashant Mahajan MD MPH MBA
Vice-Chair Department of Emergency Medicine
Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Michigan Health System
1500 E. Medical Center Drive Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5301
[email protected]


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