Colorectal Surgeon

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Position Type:

Permanent Faculty

Working Title:

Colorectal Surgeon

Appointment Type:

Open Rank


Full Time

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Position Summary:

The Department of Surgery at The University of North Carolina is seeking applications from Board Certified (Board Eligible) academic colorectal surgeons to join the Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery. The Division of GI Surgery is among 9 Divisions in the Department of Surgery and currently includes faculty members that provide a broad array of clinical services for patients afflicted primarily with diseases of the upper and lower GI tract and hernia related problems. The Division of GI Surgery maintains an Advanced Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery Fellowship and plans to establish an ACGME-approved Colorectal Surgery Fellowship. Faculty members within the Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery are committed to all three missions of the Department of Surgery and School of Medicine; namely clinical, educational and research excellence.

The successful candidate will have strong communication skills, commitment to team work and dedication to providing optimal clinical care in a multidisciplinary fashion while participating in the education of medical students and training of surgical residents and fellows, and conducting impactful clinical outcomes, health services, translational, or basic science research in diseases of the colon, rectum and anus.

Educational Requirements:

Prospective candidates must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in General Surgery.

Qualifications and Experience:

The ideal applicant will have an interest in building a practice that treats a broad array of colorectal diseases including inflammatory bowel disease, benign anorectal disease and cancers of the colon, rectum and anus.

Completion of a colorectal fellowship and minimally invasive or robotic experience is preferred. 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.




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Job No:
Posted: 11/17/2020
Application Due: 2/15/2021
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