Indiana University School of Medicine Posted Jan 8, 2020

Indianapolis, IN

Associate/Professor Tenure or Clinical Track - Division Chief for Acute Care Surgery

We are searching for a new Division Chief for Acute Care Surgery, one of eight divisions in the Department of Surgery at Indiana University School of Medicine. Faculty from the Division of Acute Care Surgery provide trauma, critical care, and emergency general surgery care for the two Level I trauma centers on the IU Campus. The Division Chief would also be Chief of Trauma at IU health Methodist Hospital, a trauma program that sees approximately 3700 trauma admissions annually. The second Level I trauma center on the campus, the Eskenazi Health Hospital, is a county hospital that sees 1700 trauma patients annually with a rate of penetrating trauma approaching 40%. The Division of Acute Care Surgery currently has 20 full time faculty.

Surgeons will be working in an academic hospital and affiliated community hospitals in the Indiana University Health network. The Indiana University Health Physicians network is one of the premier tertiary centers in the state of Indiana.

Candidates will be responsible for providing patient care, teaching residents and students in their specialty of trauma surgery and participating in clinical research in one of the largest medical schools in the country.

This is a full-time position. Salary and academic/clinical rank will be commensurate with experience. To learn more about the Department of Surgery, please click on this link:

Indiana University School of Medicine is located in Indianapolis, the 12th largest city in the nation and the state capital. Forbes magazine recently listed Indianapolis as one of the 10 best downtowns in the country. The cost of living is below the national average despite tremendous growth. The city enjoys a healthy arts community, with internationally recognized symphony, opera, and ballet companies and excellent museums, including the world’s largest children’s museum. It is home to professional football, men’s and women’s basketball, baseball, soccer, and hockey teams. Please visit or to learn more about Indianapolis.

Indiana University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Qualified candidates must have M.D., or equivalent education, and be a general surgeon with fellowship training in trauma/surgical critical care or acute care surgery and will be board certified/eligible in surgical critical care.

How to apply

Interested Candidates please email a CV and letter of interest directly to:

Gary L Dunnington, M.D.
Jay L. Grosfeld Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery


545 Barnhill Dr. , Ste 202
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Indiana University School of Medicine
Associate/Professor Tenure or Clinical Track - Division Chief for Acute Care Surgery
Indianapolis, IN

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