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University of Utah Plastic Surgeon - Assistant Professor (DOQ) in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank Plastic Surgeon - Assistant Professor (DOQ)

Department 00262 - Plastic & Reconstruct Surgery

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Track Dependent on Qualifications

New Position to Begin ASAP


The Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Utah is seeking a Board Certified/ Board Eligible Plastic Surgeon with interest in general plastic surgery and wound care. Applicants must have an interest in leading our surgical wound care efforts, including development of a multidisciplinary wound clinic, standardizing wound care protocols, and engaging in research around wound healing/care. Opportunities for general plastic surgery and aesthetic surgery are also available with this position.

This is a full-time faculty position at the Assistant Professor level or higher. Academic appointment will be commensurate with the applicant’s qualifications. It is expected that the applicant will have an active role in resident education/training and research. The candidate will have clinical responsibilities at The University of Utah (Level 1) and Primary Children’s Hospital (Level1) and Veterans Affairs Hospital and help to formalize our wound care services. This position is open now.

For additional information, contact Kallie Handy

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.

EEO/Non-Discrimination Information

All qualified individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA). More information, including the Director/Title IX Coordinator’s office address, electronic mail address, and telephone number can be located at:

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The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“ URS ”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations. This report includes statistics about criminal offenses, hate crimes, arrests and referrals for disciplinary action, and Violence Against Women Act offenses. They also provide information about safety and security-related services offered by the University of Utah. A paper copy can be obtained by request at the Department of Public Safety located at 1658 East 500 South.

Special Instructions for Candidates

For additional information, contact Kallie Handy

Open Date 01/31/2023

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN03192F

Type Faculty