Columbia, Missouri
Jul 14, 2020
Oct 14, 2020

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University of Missouri - Columbia

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Missouri – Columbia is seeking three full-time board certified/eligible physiatrists to join our department. The positions will hold the title of Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (clinical track). Positions and areas of interest include:

  • Traumatic Brain Injury – Primary clinical responsibilities will be to provide inpatient and outpatient care for patients with traumatic brain injury. (Job Opening ID 33665)
  • Spinal Cord Injury – Primary clinical responsibilities will be to provide inpatient and outpatient care for patients with spinal cord injury. (Job Opening ID 33624)
  • Musculoskeletal Outpatient – Primary clinical responsibilities will be musculoskeletal outpatient medicine with the potential for sports team coverage. (Job Opening ID 28627)

Responsibilities also include research collaboration and call coverage at Howard A. Rusk Rehabilitation Hospital. Clinical education of residents, fellows, and medical students is integral to all three positions.

MU is one of the few institutions in the country with colleges of medicine, veterinary medicine, agriculture, engineering, nursing, and health professions on one campus. At MU’s comprehensive academic medical center, scientists join clinicians in producing lifesaving discoveries and delivering them to patients through a far-reaching network of hospitals, clinics, and telehealth sites. MU has more than 280 degree programs, 30,000 students, and 250,000 alumni. The School of Medicine’s more than 675 faculty physicians and scientists educate more than 1,000 medical students, residents, fellows, and other students seeking advanced degrees.

Columbia is a progressive university town whose centralized location offers quick access to St. Louis and Kansas City as well as the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks. Columbia’s eclectic mix of restaurants, shops, art galleries, music venues, coffee houses, annual festivals, and sporting events means there is never a shortage of things to do. Columbia is also in proximity to a host of historic towns and state parks featuring boating, fishing, hiking, biking, and much more. In addition, Columbia offers an outstanding environment for raising a family with exceptional schools at all levels, state-of-the-art healthcare facilities, and affordable cost-of-living. For more information, please visit

To apply, please visit the MU website at and submit a curriculum vitae and letter of interest. For additional information about the positions, please contact Sharon Johnson at 573-882-2952 or Applications will be reviewed starting immediately and will continue until suitable candidates are hired.

Visit our website at for additional information about the department.

These positions are eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty and Staff Benefits website at

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff, and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery, and excellence. The University of Missouri is an equal opportunity/access/affirmative action/pro-disabled and veteran employer.