Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) in New Brunswick, NJ is seeking a full-time colorectal surgeon to join the Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery at the completion of the current fellowship year. The successful candidate will join an established group of 4 surgeons. RWJMS is a regional leader in providing excellent care across the spectrum of colorectal related diseases. Our team actively interacts with recently expanded GI and Interventional GI services. The candidate would be expected to meet requirements for an appointment as an Instructor or Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Department of Surgery and will be compensated commensurately.
The successful candidate will augment the Section's clinical practice and will contribute actively to clinical research and education in line with the RWJMS mission and will be based at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH). RWJUH is the premier academic medical center in New Jersey serving a catchment of more than 5 million people. Construction will soon begin on a $150M renovation to the existing OR complex adding 6 new OR suites as well as a new $1B Cancer Center.
Rutgers-RWJMS is located in Central New Jersey in the city of New Brunswick adjacent to the Rutgers University campus. The area offers nationally renowned school systems and excellent quality of life with easy access to beaches, ski resorts, and sophisticated suburban communities. New York City and Philadelphia are easily accessible. This is a full-time employed position within Rutgers Health, the most comprehensive academic health care provider organization in New Jersey, combining an unprecedented scope of clinical care, research, and education. It has a single focus: helping people and populations get well and stay well. Rutgers is a leading national research university and New Jersey's preeminent comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers RWJMS and RWJUH are equal opportunity employers.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Qualifications prior to the start of employment:
- Have a medical doctorate or equivalent
- Be board eligible or certified in General Surgery and Colon and Rectal Surgery
- Have completed an accredited fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery
- Hold medical licensure in the State of New Jersey
Posting Number: 20FA0425
Location: Piscataway (RBHS)
Internal Number: 114458
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