Division Chief, Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgery
Posting InformationPosition Information Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleDivision Chief, Gastrointestinal (GI) SurgeryPosition NumberAppointment TypeOpen RankSalary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTEVacancy IDFAC0002947Posting Open Date09/24/2019Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date09/01/2020Position Summary
The Department of Surgery at The University of North Carolina is currently seeking qualified applicants for the role of Division Chief, Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgery. The Division of GI Surgery is among 9 Divisions in the Department of Surgery. The Division currently includes faculty members that provide a broad array of clinical services for patients with general surgery, upper GI, and lower GI disease, with an emphasis on bariatrics, hernia, and IBD. In addition, the Division of GI Surgery maintains a minimally invasive surgery fellowship. Candidates will be expected to have demonstrated excellence in all three traditional academic missions of clinical practice, education, and research, as evidenced by experience, outcomes and references. The candidate must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment, promote teamwork and learning, and lead by example. Candidates may have experience/training either upper GI/minimally invasive surgery or colorectal surgery.
The incoming Chief will be responsible for partnering with the Chair of the Department Surgery to promote a collegial work environment that enhances clinical growth and academic development while advancing research activities consistent with the growth of clinical programs. The selected candidate will be a strategic leader who will promote a strong culture of institutional stewardship throughout UNC Health systems, including a strong commitment to effective business operations. The Department of Surgery offers potential candidates a uniquely supportive practice environment with an emphasis on quality patient care, research, teaching, individual career development, and collaboration among faculty members. Salary and level of appointment will be based upon experience and qualifications.
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.Educational Requirements
Prospective candidates must have an MD degree.Qualifications and Experience
Board Certified in General Surgery with demonstrated leadership and mentoring skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a strong track record of interdisciplinary collaboration, evidence of promoting diversity, and involvement in quality improvement. Chosen candidate should 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.Special Instructions
Interested applicants should submit their information online: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/169382Quick Linkhttp://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/169382 Department Contact Information Department Contact Name and TitleSuzanne Record, HR ManagerDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Information
If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919) 962-1092 or send an email to [email protected]
Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.
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