The Department of Surgery at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine is seeking a board-certified/board-eligible general surgeon to join its faculty and staff. We have an opportunity for an academic general surgeon at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor to join our College. This full-time position is designed to foster the development of an academic surgeon with a focus in basic, or clinical research.
The candidate will be expected to become an integral member of a busy clinical and academic surgery practice. As a member of the department, participation in research, QI, peer review, and resident selection, resident and medical student mentoring and training, as well as faculty development, are required.
Please apply with an updated copy of your CV so we can discuss the position by phone.
The academic surgeon must possess strong leadership, and team building skills. The preferred candidate is board certified, with a minimum of 5 years of clinical experience, 2 years of experience as a core faculty member in an accredited residency program, and demonstration of scholarly activity. Surgical sub-specialties are welcome to apply with interest in minimally invasive and colorectal surgery and endoscopy preferred.
Required Application Materials
CV, Cover Letter and contact information for three references.
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Summary of Physical Demands
Lift, shift or move human bodies or parts of human bodies during surgical operations.
Summary of Health Risks
Exposure to blood products and other bodily fluids.
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