University of Utah Acute Care Surgeon / Professor or Associate Professor in Salt Lake City, Utah
Position/Rank Acute Care Surgeon / Professor or Associate Professor
Department 00880 - Surgery
City Salt Lake City, UT
Track Track Dependent on Qualifications
New Position to Begin ASAP
Acute Care Surgeon
The University of Utah is interested in hiring an Acute Care Surgeon at the Associate or Full Professor level with a commitment and established track record in research and program leadership in Global Surgery. This individual should have expertise in developing global surgery funding methods for surgical programs and trainee development abroad and be seen as a national leader in Global Surgery. Their clinical interest should include emergency general surgery, trauma and surgical critical care with fellowship certification in surgical critical care. Training in research methodology is desired and a strong commitment to surgical education is necessary. The track may be either clinical or tenure based upon the individual’s academic record.
Interested applicants must apply at:
For additional information, contact:
Raminder Nirula, MD, MPH
Professor & Division Chief
Division of General Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Utah
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
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This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.
Special Instructions for Candidates
Open Date 12/14/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Requisition Number PRN02168F