Assistant/Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)

Job description


Posting Number: F000905 Academic Title: Assistant/Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery) Rank: Administrative Title: Discipline Clinical Medicine-MD Specialty: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Contract Type: Non-Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: This position requires a licensure, certification, or special requirements, Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Proposed Start Date: 07/15/2016 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The George Washington Medical Faculty Associates, an independent non-profit clinical practice group affiliated with the George Washington University, is seeking a full-time faculty member in the Division of Plastic Surgery of the Department of Surgery. Academic rank (Assistant or Associate Professor) and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include delivering excellent patient care, teaching residents and medical students, and pursuing scholarly interests. Clinical opportunities are available in implant-based and autologous breast reconstruction, including microsurgical reconstruction; general and aesthetic breast surgery; post-bariatric body contouring; and skin cancer management, including Mohs reconstruction and the treatment of melanoma. Opportunities also exist in gender affirmation surgery, maxillofacial trauma, and complex wound management in association with the limb salvage center.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must be Board-eligible or Board certified in plastic surgery at the time of appointment and eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia. A demonstrated interest in all areas of reconstruction, including microsurgery and wound care, and a strong background and demonstrated interest in basic science or clinical research, are required.

Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience. Other Benefits: Other Information:

Review of applications will begin on May 18, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please complete an online faculty application at
and upload a curriculum vitae and a cover letter that includes your skills and experiences as they relate to each of the basic qualifications.

Department Link: Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Are you license eligible in the District of Columbia?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a demonstrated interest in all areas of reconstruction including microsurgery and wound care?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Will you be board eligible or board certified in Plastic Surgery at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a strong background and demonstrated interest in basic science or clinical research?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Statement of Teaching Interest
  2. Statement of Research Interest





Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 8/12/2018
Application Due: 10/11/2018
Work Type: