Breast Surgeon

Job description

Job Title:

Breast Surgeon

Position Number :


Vacancy Open to :

All Candidates

Department :

HSH BSOM Surgery Oncology

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Division :

Health Sciences

Classification Title :

Clinical Asst Professor

Working Title :

Breast Surgeon-Faculty

Number of Vacancies :


Full Time Equivalent (FTE) :


Full Time or Part Time :

Full Time

Recruitment Range:

Commensurate with Qualifications

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Position Type:

Faculty (Teaching)

Job Category :

Faculty (Physician)

Organizational Unit Overview:

The Department of Surgery is a clinical department within the School of Medicine with the attendant responsibility for medical education and research. The Chair of the department is also the Chief of Surgical services for the hospital. The department includes 36 full-time faculty members in the sections of: transplant surgery, plastic surgery, pediatric surgery, surgical oncology, general and bariatric surgery, and trauma and acute care surgery. It also includes clinical and basic science research labs. The 70+ employees in the department support our clinical, education and research programs.
The Department of Surgery at East Carolina University is dedicated to providing state of the art care to patients in eastern North Carolina. The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center (VMC).

Vidant Medical Center, one of four academic medical centers in North Carolina, is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. VMC is a fully accredited JCAHO hospital and is a 974 bed tertiary referral center, providing acute, intermediate, rehabilitation, and outpatient health services to more than 1.5 million people in 29 counties.

Job Duties :

The Department of Surgery at Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, is seeking a Fellowship-trained Breast Surgeon to join its Division of Surgical Oncology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Applicants should be board-eligible or board certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery. Completion of an SSO-approved Breast surgery fellowship or SSO approved Surgical Oncology fellowship is required. The clinical practice will be a combination of benign and malignant breast conditions. The candidate will help develop and lead the multidisciplinary breast program at ECU and Vidant Medical Center and a strong interest in academics and research is desired.

The Division of Surgical Oncology provides state of the art surgical care to patients in eastern North Carolina. The candidate will join four surgical oncologists, two colorectal surgeons, and an advanced care practitioner in providing patient care, education for medical students, and appropriate training and supervision for surgical residents. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to rapidly integrate into our active, collaborative, clinical, teaching and research program. Opportunities for leadership are also available.

Fixed-term or tenure track position available at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.

Minimum Education/Experience :

MD or DO from an appropriately accredited institution required and full, unrestricted license to practice medicine in NC.

Board certified or board eligible in general surgery, completion of breast surgery or surgical oncology fellowship, strong interest in academics and research.

License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation :

NC Medical license and board certification or board eligible

Special Instructions to Applicant :

East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:

Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
List of Three References (noting contact information)

Additional Instructions to Applicant:

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.

Job Open Date :


Open Until Filled:


Initial Screening Begins :


Rank Level:

Associate Professor, Assistant Professor

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East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 737-1018 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].

Eligibility for Employment :

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Office of Human Resources Contact Information :

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/29/2021
Application Due: 7/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time