Faculty Physician – Critical Care Surgery (Assistant or Associate Professor)
The Critical and Acute Care Division within the Department of Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a qualified individual for a full-time academic or clinical track (clinical) position as Assistant or Associate Professor. Rank will be determined based on the qualifications and experiences of the selected candidate. This position is dually employed by University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP).
Caseload will include trauma, surgical critical care, and general surgery cases. The successful candidate will have strong technical skills in general surgery with responsibilities to include:
Participating as the attending staff in one or more of the intensive care units associated with the Division
Participation as a surgeon or intensivist at one of our partner facilities
Teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows
Full participation in departmental activities including but not limited to grand rounds, CEU quality meetings, Promotion and Tenure committee meetings, and faculty meetings.
About the Department:
The Department of Surgery at the University of Minnesota Medical School is driven to deliver clinical excellence, compassionate patient care, pioneering research, and the education of surgical leaders. The Department of Surgery consists of 77 faculty (60 clinical faculty members), approximately 36 fellows and 54 residents. The Department of Surgery has a rich history of renowned basic and clinical science research, distinguishing itself as an academic and clinical center of excellence. We are committed to engaged scholarship and excellence in teaching. Since 1916, the Department of Surgery has been providing innovative and compassionate patient care. The Department of Surgery strives to provide a productive work environment for women and men from varying racial, ethnic, social, and national backgrounds.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME residency program and fellowship training and be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Surgery and Critical Care.
Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.
Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota.
Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.
Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
Successful candidates will have strong technical skills in General Surgery.
University of Minnesota Physicians is a premier physician organization dedicated to providing comprehensive, patient-focused specialty care in more than 100 specialty and subspecialty areas. Established in 1997, we have the widest range of specialists in the greater Twin Cities area with more than 850 physicians and 1,600 health professionals. From the classroom to the clinic, we are driven to be the leaders in patient cures and care.