Assistant / Associate Professor (OPEN RANK)

Employer
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Location
Denver, CO

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Health & Medical, Medical Research
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Description

University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus

School of Medicine, Department of Surgery - Division of Pediatric Surgery

Assistant/Associate Professor, MD

* Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/cu-careers *

The University of Colorado has a requirement for COVID-19 vaccinations and full completion thereof by 9/1/21 or upon start date.  Information regarding this requirement, and exemptions can be found at:

Anschutz: https://www.ucdenver.edu/docs/librariesprovider284/default-document-library/3000-general-admission/3012---covid-19-vaccination-requirement-and-compliance.pdf?sfvrsn=4e9df3ba_2

Exemptions vary by campus location/department.

Campus/Unit-Specific Exemptions:

  • Anschutz Campus – Exemptions are allowed for medical or religious reasons.
  •  Consolidated/Central Services Administration – Will follow Anschutz policy on exemptions.
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

Nature of Work:

The University of Colorado Denver I Anschutz Medical Campus is a public research university serving more than 18,000 students. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty, and renowned researchers, we offer more than 140 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The university receives over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at CU Anschutz in Aurora, Colo. a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at CU Denver, our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver-one of America's most vibrant urban centers. CU Denver is located steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District affording our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

 

A national leader in health care and life sciences, CU Anschutz is the only comprehensive academic health sciences center in Colorado and the largest in the Rocky Mountain region. Located in Aurora, Colo., it is one of the newest education, research and patient care facilities in the world. With six schools and colleges, CU Anschutz trains the health sciences workforce of the future by blending education, research, and clinical care all in one place. This strategic collaboration among diverse health care fields allows knowledge to travel directly from the research bench to the patient's bedside. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here.

Job Description :

The Division of Pediatric Surgery in the Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado School of Medicine has a full- time (1.0 FTE) faculty position available at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. This position will service the inpatient and outpatient medical care services, and resident training for Pediatric Surgery at Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHCO), Denver Health, St. Joseph’s Medical Center, as well as other local campuses and Colorado Springs.  The candidate will be expected to provide independent clinical services, supervise nurses in providing independent clinical services for patients, and medically direct residents and fellows at the hospital.  These duties will include clinic, inpatient and outpatient surgeries at Children’s Hospital Colorado

 

Professional Field

Pediatric Surgery

 

Examples of Work Performed

The candidate will be expected to provide independent clinical services primarily for the Pediatric Surgical Service at Children's Hospital Colorado (CHCO). Duties will include primarily providing surgical care for inpatients and in outpatient clinics.

 

The Assistant/Associate Professor will participate in the Division of Pediatric Surgery’s Network of Care, which includes coverage responsibilities at our North Campus, South Campus, Denver Health, St. Joseph’s, and CHCO Colorado Springs.  The position will be primarily based at the CHCO’s Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, CO.

 

The duties and responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • General and thoracic pediatric surgical care, including responsibilities on the pediatric trauma and acute care service and pediatric specialty service, tumor board participation , outpatient follow-up
  • Student, resident, fellow and advanced practice provider teaching responsibilities
  • Collaborative research and other scholarly activity
  • Performing other duties as assigned
 

Supervision Exercised at the Assistant level

The Assistant Professor will provide direct clinical instruction to Advanced Practice Professionals, fellows, residents, and nurses.

 

Supervision Exercised at the Associate level

The Assistant Professor will provide direct clinical instruction to Advanced Practice Professionals, fellows, residents, and nurses.

Range

The  compensation range (or hiring range) for this position has been established at: 

$375,000 to $425,000- Assistant Professor 

$425,000 to $500,000 - Associate Professor.

The salary of the finalist(s) selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to, internal equity, experience, education, specialty and training.

The above salary range (or hiring range) represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees prior to their employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

Total Compensation Calculator: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/total-compensation

Diversity and Equity:

Please contact [email protected] for information on disability accommodations

Office of Equity: https://www1.ucdenver.edu/offices/equity

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.



Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications

Assistant Level

  • Medical Degree from an accredited school of medicine
  • Board certified in general surgery
  • Board certified or board eligible in Pediatric Surgery
  • Ability to communicate clearly as an integral member of a team
  • Eligible to obtain a license to practice as a physician with prescriptive privileges in the State of Colorado
Associate Level

  • Medical Degree from an accredited school of medicine
  • Board certified in general surgery
  • Board certified or board eligible in Pediatric Surgery
  • Ability to communicate clearly as an integral member of a team
  • Eligible to obtain a license to practice as a physician with prescriptive privileges in the State of Colorado
Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire. 



Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Nov 9, 2021
Unposting Date: Ongoing

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