Assistant/Associate/Professor of Clinical Family Medicine

The University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford (UICOMR) seeks a board-certified, full-time family physician for a leadership position in the Department of Family and Community Medicine’s Family Medicine Residency. The UICOMR is a well-established regional campus for the University of Illinois College of Medicine, one of the largest medical schools in the United States. This is a great opportunity for an innovative and progressive professional to join our multidisciplinary team including care coordinators, behavioral scientists, nurse practitioners and pharmacists who provide comprehensive care for our patients and a rich educational experience for our residents and medical students.


Founded in 1971, our residency is a 7-7-7, community-based program offering a full spectrum of care to a culturally diverse population. Our busy obstetrics program affords our residents over 50 normal deliveries and 10 continuity deliveries. A full-time obstetrician is affiliated with the program and comprehensive back-up for faculty is provided by community obstetricians, in-hospital OB laborists and perinatologists.  In addition to clinical practice, the position provides for supervision of residents and medical students in the ambulatory and hospital setting as well as leadership activities for the practice.


SwedishAmerican Health System, the busiest hospital in Rockford, is our partner and primary training site. A recipient of numerous quality recognitions, including 100 Top Hospital designation, SwedishAmerican provides access to state of the art services and a robust, high-quality medical staff for our patients, faculty and residents. Our clinical practice is located on SwedishAmerican’s campus.


Rockford is a vibrant, mid-sized metropolitan city in northern Illinois about 80 miles northwest of Chicago. The city has an elite college baseball team and professional hockey team, numerous golf courses, an award-winning park system, three botanical gardens, an art museum, theater, symphony orchestra, dance company and river walk. Public and several private school systems are available.


The ideal candidate will be a board-certified, family physician qualified to be licensed to practice in Illinois. Experience in clinical teaching and practice management are preferred. OB skills are preferred but not required. Rank is commensurate with qualifications. For fullest consideration, submit CV, letter of interest and three references to by January 18, 2019. Applications accepted until February 28, 2019. For questions, contact the Search Committee Chair, Joe Ross, MD ( .


The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.


The University of Illinois is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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