Assistant/Associate/Professor (clinical or tenure track)

Portageville, MO
Jul 03, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID 18414
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Location Missouri Southeast Region

Job Description

Job Description: The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Missouri - School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a full-time trauma position that can be clinical or tenure track position. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. The primary location of service will be in Springfield, MO at the new CoxHealth Emergency and Trauma Center.

This position represents for a unique Orthopaedic Trauma opportunity that combines private and academic practice. The faculty member will work at the new CoxHealth Emergency and Trauma Center, in addition to their other facility in vicinity while having a full appointment at the University Of Missouri Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery. The new Center is one of the largest Emergency departments in Missouri and offers some of the nation's most advanced imaging technology, an on-site lab and state-of-the art disaster management facilities.

Springfield is the third largest city in Missouri and is a short distance from several major metropolitan areas including St. Louis, Kansas City and Tulsa. Its economy is based on healthcare, manufacturing, retail, education and tourism. Springfield is the birthplace of Route 66, has a vibrant arts community and is a national destination for outdoor sportsmen. For more details regarding Springfield, MO visit

All applicants must have completed fellowship training and be Board Certified or Board Eligible. Excellence in patient care and resident teaching is expected.


Orthopaedic Trauma Physician

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

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

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. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. 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 the Director of Accessibility & ADA Education at 573-884-7278


To read more about Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) please use the following links:

Application Materials

Apply online and be prepared to upload a cover letter and current CV. Direct questions about the application process to or 573 882-7976.

For additional information about the job responsibilities contact James P. Stannard, MD - Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Missouri Orthopaedic Institute, 1100 Virginia Avenue, Columbia, MO 65212 at Phone: (573) 882-1920


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