The Department of Surgery at The University of North Carolina is seeking applications for a part-time academic congenital cardiac surgeon to join our Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. Academic appointment will be commensurate with the candidate's experience. The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery is among 9 clinical Divisions in the Department of Surgery. The Division currently includes 10 faculty members among three sections: congenital cardiac surgery, adult cardiac surgery, and thoracic surgeon. The faculty members in the Section of Congenital Cardiac Surgery provide a broad array of clinical services in order to provide the highest quality care for the full spectrum of congenital cardiothoracic surgery including complex neonatal and infant heart surgery, single ventricle palliation, therapies for end-stage heart and lung failure, advanced airway surgery, and adult congenital heart procedures. The ideal applicant will have demonstrated excellence and proficiency in congenital cardiothoracic procedures and possess an established track-record in pediatric and adult congenital heart care. Applicants with complementary skills to existing faculty such as experience in clinical outcomes, quality and safety, health services, education, ethics, informatics, or basic science/translational research are strongly encouraged to apply. Faculty members within the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery must possess a desire to commit to all three mission of the department and school of medicine, including the clinical, education, and research missions. Regarding the education mission, faculty members are expected to regularly participate in the education of medical students, residents, and fellows. Regarding the research mission, a commitment to any one of a broad array of research interests is desirable, including but not limited to clinical, outcomes, health services, basic science, translational, ethics, education, or global surgery research. Regarding the clinical mission, faculty members must be committed to delivering high quality clinical care that is of value to the patients of UNC. Selected candidate must be team-oriented and have the ability to interact well with colleagues inside and out of the Division. Outreach to our many rural referring hospitals is highly encouraged.
Education and Experience:
Chosen candidate should either have a current North Carolina Medical License or be eligible for application.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 173203
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