Assistant Professor

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University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus

School of Medicine, Department of Surgery - Division of Vascular Surgery

Assistant Professor

Position #00007405

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is a public research university serving more than 18,000 students. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer more than 140 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The university receives over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at CU Anschutz in Aurora, Colo. a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at CU Denver, our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver-one of America's most vibrant urban centers. CU Denver is located steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District affording our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

A national leader in health care and life sciences, CU Anschutz is the only comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. Located in Aurora, Colo., it is one of the newest education, research and patient care facilities in the world. With six schools and colleges, CU Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by blending education, research and clinical care all in one place. This strategic collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel directly from the research bench to the patient's bedside. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here.

Position Emphasis:

The Division of Vascular Surgery in the Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado School of Medicine seeks a full-time academic vascular and endovascular surgeon at the Assistant Professor level to join a team of three vascular surgeons and one nurse practitioner. Candidates must have completed an ACGME-approved Vascular Fellowship and be BC/BE in vascular surgery and eligible for licensure in the State of Colorado. Clinical responsibilities will include all forms of open vascular reconstruction and endovascular interventions at the new Cardiac and Vascular Center at University Hospital on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. The position will provide both inpatient and outpatient care and includes interpretation of noninvasive vascular diagnostic studies. The faculty member may also have comparable responsibilities at the other affiliated teaching hospitals of the University of Colorado School of Medicine including the Veterans Administration Medical Center, Childrens Hospital Colorado, and Denver Health and Hospitals. This position is an academic tenure eligible appointment and candidates should exhibit a strong record of academic pursuits with an expectation of continuing individual meritorious scholarly activity. The faculty member will also assist in academic activities including research, mentorship of research residents, teaching of medical students and residents, participation in training the Vascular Fellows, and related service duties and call coverage.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have completed an ACGME-approved fellowship
  • Must be board certified or board eligible in Vascular surgery

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:To apply, please visit: and attach: 1. A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications 2. A current CV/resume 3. List of three to five professional references (we will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references)

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20349 - SOM-SRG-VS Clinical

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: May 2, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Darci Adams

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00007405





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Posted: 7/2/2018
Application Due: 8/31/2018
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