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NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY
HUMAN RESOURCES SERVICES

POSITION CLASSIFICATION DESCRIPTION


Position Classification Title: Athletic Physician
Position Classification Code: G2006
Job Family: Auxiliary
Pay Level: 13
Exempt Status: Exempt
This description is intended to describe the general nature of the work being performed. It is not intended to be a complete list of specific duties of any particular position. Duties, responsibilities and bargaining unit eligibility may vary based on the specific tasks assigned to the position.
Purpose of Classification:
Serves as team physician and determines medical protocols and best practices to ensure a high standard of safety for students and medical staff.
Standard Duties:
Work in collaboration with the Director of Sports Medicine to ensure appropriate and safe care for student athletes. Educates staff on medical issues as needed. Responsible for communication with parents and families regarding the health care provided to their student, as appropriate. Collaborates with the Athletic Director to ensure safe athletic participation for all students. Models appropriate conduct related to treatment and respect for patients.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Effective leadership, management and communication skills.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
The ability to motivate and develop teamwork and effective work relationships among staff.
Minimum Qualifications:
   Education- Licensed Physician
   Experience- Three (3) years of professional experience directly related to the standard duties as outlined.
   Equivalency- None
   Certifications/License-
   Departmental Requirements-
   Special Requirements-