Assistant Professor

University of Colorado

Assistant Professor  31362 



University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Department: Cardiology     

Job Title:  Assistant Professor

Position #:00816406 – Requisition #:31362

Job Summary:

The Division of Cardiology at the University of Colorado has an opening for a full-time Assistant Professor to work at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO. This position is for a nurse practitioner or physician assistant for the General Cardiology Program.  

This position will include outpatient assessment and management of our adult and adolescent patients in conjunction with our general cardiologists. Duties include, but are not limited to:  

  • Independent assessment and management of general cardiology patients in follow-up
  • Support of General Cardiology physicians in clinic
  • Provide timely documentation in the electronic medical record (EMR) of progress notes, transfer documentation, and discharge summaries. 

The University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus is a comprehensive urban research university serving more than 28,000 students in metropolitan Denver and online. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado public institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer 119 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus is well known for its distinctive and highly productive research programs, its world-class health facilities at the Anschutz Medical Campus and its well-established partnerships in business, industry and government. These campuses currently have over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at our Anschutz Medical Campus, a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver. Denver is one of America’s most vibrant urban centers and the downtown campus, located just steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District, affords our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.  

A national leader in health care and life sciences, CU Anschutz is the only comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. With six schools and colleges, CU Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by blending education, research and clinical care all in one place. This strategic collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel directly from the research bench to the patient’s bedside. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here . 

Why Join Us:

We are a nationally ranked Cardiology division and our mission is to provide the highest quality, professional and innovative cardiology care through the integration of comprehensive education and cutting-edge cardiology research.  We place a high level of importance on achieving and maintaining a diverse environment that fosters excellence and rewarding opportunities. 

The University of Colorado offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, tuition benefits, ECO pass, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays and more. To see what benefits are available, please visit: .

Diversity and Equity:

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, persons within the LGBTQ+ community and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


Minimum Qualifications:  

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.  

  • State of Colorado Certified Physician Assistant or Inclusion on the State of Colorado Advanced Practice Registry as an Advance Practice Nurse
  • Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants or certification by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • ACLS Certified  

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 6 years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities in ambulatory or inpatient management of Cardiology patients 

How to Apply:

For full consideration, please submit the following document(s):

1.    Curriculum vitae / Resume

Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at . 

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues for 5 days. 


Anticipated Pay Range:

The starting salary range (or hiring range ) for this position has been established as HIRING RANGE:

$90,000 to $125,000 

The above salary range (or hiring range ) represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation unless it is non-exempt.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

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ADA Statement:

The University will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the employment application process. To request an accommodation pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Human Resources ADA Coordinator at [email protected] ​.

Background Check Statement:

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

Vaccination Statement:

CU Anschutz strongly encourages vaccination against the COVID-19 virus and other vaccine preventable diseases . If you work, visit, or volunteer in healthcare facilities or clinics operated by our affiliated hospital or clinical partners or by CU Anschutz, you will be required to comply with the vaccination and medical surveillance policies of the facilities or clinics where you work, visit, or volunteer, respectively. In addition, if you work in certain research areas or perform certain safety sensitive job duties, you must enroll in the occupational health medical surveillance program .  




      Application Materials Required: Resume/CV 
Job Category
: Faculty 
Primary Location
: Aurora 
Department: U0001 — DENVER & ANSCHUTZ MED CAMPUS  20169 – SOM-MED-Cardiology 
: Full-time 
Posting Date
: Oct 2, 2023 
Unposting Date
: Oct 8, 2023, 1:59:00 AM 
Posting Contact Name: Bobby Pinter 
Posting Contact Email: [email protected] 
Position Number: 00816406

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