Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor (All tracks) - Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric service line

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Job Title: Assistant/ Associate/ Full Professor (All tracks) - Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric service line
Location: Missouri Southeast Region
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 18959
Job Description

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Missouri - School of Medicine, Pediatric service line is seeking applicants for a full-time clinical or tenure track faculty member. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. The primary location of service will be in Springfield, MO.

CoxHealth, based in Springfield, Mo which consists of:

  • 600 + integrated physicians and advance practice providers
  • 5 Hospitals
  • 954 Licensed beds

This position represents for a unique Orthopaedic pediatric opportunity that combines private and academic practice. The faculty member will work at the new CoxHealth Pediatric Center, in addition to their other facility in vicinity while having a full appointment at the University Of Missouri Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery. CoxHealth new expansion of the Dee Ann White Women’s and Children’s Hospital features a new postpartum nursing unit, a state-of-the-art Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, a new pediatric medical surgical unit and new Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Our children’s hospital provides a kid-friendly environment in surroundings that will feel more like home than a hospital.

As a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital since 1985, CoxHealth is among the nation’s most respected children’s hospitals. The new 26-bed Pediatrics Unit features images of local kids and Ozarks outdoor scenes, with nature elements incorporated throughout.

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 Springfield, Missouri is consistently rated as one of the “Top Quality of Life Communities in the nation by Money Magazine.

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

Application Materials

Apply using the online application. Be prepared to upload CV.

Direct questions about the application process to [email protected] 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 [email protected] Phone: (573) 882-1920.

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 Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.


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Posted: 10/4/2018
Application Due: 11/4/2019
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