University of Pennsylvania Posted Aug 16, 2019

Philadelphia, PA

Trauma/Critical Care/Emergency Surgeon

The Department of Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure clinician educator track. Expertise is required in the specific area of trauma, surgical critical care and emergency surgery.

Teaching responsibilities may include supervision and instruction of residents, fellows and medical students.

Clinical responsibilities may include patient care in trauma, surgical critical care and emergency surgery.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include clinical or basic science research in trauma, emergency surgery or surgical critical care.

Applicants must have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree. They must also be certified for general surgery and surgical critical care by the American Board of Surgery or eligible for such certification.

Successful candidates will be expected to support and expand the trauma, emergency general surgery and surgical ICU clinical programs at University of Pennsylvania Health System member hospitals including the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, as well as the Philadelphia VA Medical Center. They will also participate in performance improvement activities. Applicants with fellowship training in trauma surgery and/or surgical critical care will be preferred.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Philadelphia, PA

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