Position Type: Permanent Faculty
Department: Surgery - Pediatric - 414025
Appointment Type: Open Rank
Vacancy ID: FAC0002117
Position Summary: The Department of Surgery at The University of North Carolina is seeking applications for a full-time academic pediatric surgeon at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor to join our Division of Pediatric Surgery. The Division of Pediatric Surgery is among 9 clinical Divisions in the Department of Surgery. The Division currently includes 4 faculty members that provide a broad array of clinical services in order to provide the highest quality care for injured and critically ill pediatric patients. Academic appointment will be at the rank commensurate with the candidate's experience. The applicant must be Board Certified or Board eligible in General and Pediatric Surgery. Faculty members within the Division of Pediatric Surgery must possess a desire to commit to all three mission of the department and school of medicine, including the clinical, education, and research missions. Regarding the education mission, faculty members are expected to regularly participate in the education of medical students and residents. Additionally, Peds Surgery faculty participate in outreach to our many rural referring hospitals. Regarding the research mission, a commitment to any one of a broad array of research interests is desirable, including but not limited to clinical, outcomes, health services, basic science, translational, ethics, education, or global surgery research. Regarding the clinical mission, faculty members must be committed to delivering high quality clinical care that is of value to the patients of UNC. Selected candidate must be team-oriented and have the ability to interact well with colleagues inside and out of the Division.
Education Requirements: Prospective candidates must be Board Certified/Board eligible in General Surgery with Pediatric certification.
Qualification and Experience: Chosen candidates must either have a current North Carolina Medical License or be eligible for application.
Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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