Professor of Clinical Surgery

Columbia, MO
Feb 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Description

The Department of Surgery at the University of Missouri-Columbia is seeking a Board Certified Pediatric Surgeon for joint appointment in the Department of Surgery and the Department of Child Health. The expectations are to establish a growing pediatric surgery practice to serve the recently opened Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. A fully functional and well equipped and staffed surgical services team is in place to build quickly a robust surgical practice. A faculty position designated to pursue clinical opportunities in pediatric General Surgery with additional duties in teaching and research.


Successful candidates should be board-certified and recognized as exemplary in the field of Pediatric Surgery. Candidates with dedicated fellowship training or additional surgical subspecialty training in pediatric surgery are highly desired. Interests in teaching and funded research are also encouraged. Additional attributes considered important to this position include: proven leadership qualities, exceptional surgical technique, and ability and interest in resident/medical student education.

Application Materials

CV, letter of interest, list of publications, and letters of reference.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. For more information, call the Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call Human Resource Services at 573-882-7976. TTY users, please call through Relay Missouri, 1-800-RELAY (735-2966) or en Espaol at 1-800-520-7309.


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