Assistant/Associate Professor - Surgery, Knoxville - 19000000A2
The Department of Surgery, located at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, TN, invites applications for a Trauma/Critical Care Surgeon. This is a non-tenure track academic appointment commensurate with experience and level of academic interest.
This position will serve as attending surgeon in the Division of Trauma/Critical Care Surgery. Didactic, education and surgical training of residents, medical students and fellows will be required.
Candidate must be board eligible or certified in General Surgery and have trauma or critical care fellowship or equivalent experience. Research experience is desired and interest in teaching is required. Salary is commensurate with qualifications including an exceptional benefit package.
Applicants must have a commitment to diversity and equal opportunity.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is the flagship statewide, public, academic health institution in Tennessee. Founded in 1911, the mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to improve the health and well-being of Tennesseans and the global community by fostering integrated, collaborative, and inclusive education, research, scientific discovery, clinical care, and public service. Employing more than 4,600 people on its faculty, staff, and not-for-profit corporation faculty practice groups, and with more than 3,200 students across the state, UTHSC contributes $4 billion to the economy of Tennessee.
Part of the University of Tennessee System, the Health Science Center is headquartered in Memphis and includes all six of UT's doctoral-degree-granting health science colleges -- Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Graduate Health Sciences, and Health Professions. UTHSC spans the state with its four major, regional clinical health science locations in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, as well as more than 100 clinical education sites across Tennessee. UTHSC is the largest educator of health care professionals in the state and operates the state's largest residency and fellowship advanced training programs.
Primary Location US-Tennessee-Knoxville
Organization Knox Surgery
Job Posting Feb 28, 2019, 10:16:14 PM
Internal Number: 19000000A2
About UT Health Science Center
The mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service.