Clinical Faculty Positions

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 the following areas.

Interested candidates:

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

Prashant Mahajan, MD, MPH, MBA
Vice-Chair Department of Emergency Medicine
Section Chief, Division of Pediatric 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]


Core Values:  The mission of the Department of Emergency Medicine is to create the future of emergency care. We pursue this mission through advanced clinical practice, cutting edge research, innovative education, and service to the health system, community, and our global partners. 

Diversity, equity, and inclusion: The Department of Emergency 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.

Our 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. Proximity to the University's world-renowned schools of Public Health, Engineering and Business also offers unique opportunities for collaboration. The University of Michigan is the top public university in research spending in the United States, and the University of Michigan Medical School is Ranked #15 in nation (USNWR).

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. The Emergency Critical Care Center (EC3), is one of the nation’s first ED-integrated ICUs providing state-of-the-art critical care in the ED setting.

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.

Research: The U-M Department of Emergency Medicine is currently ranked #2 in National Institutes of Health funding and continues to receive significant funding from other federal agencies, foundations, industry, and philanthropy. We have a robust infrastructure to support a wide variety of research endeavors including basic sciences (small and large animal research facilities), genomics, metabolomics, clinical trials, health services research, big data analytics, and education. There is also a strong emphasis on innovation and entrepreneurship. Notable research programs include: The U-M Injury Prevention Center, the Max Harry Weil Institute for Critical Care Research and Innovation, the Strategies to Innovate Emergency Care Clinical Trials Network (SIREN) Clinical Coordinating Center, Michigan Emergency Department Improvement Collaborative (MEDIC), Acute Care Research Unit (ACRU), 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).

Compensation/Benefits: We offer competitive salaries and an excellent fringe benefit package.