The University of Chicago's Department of Surgery, Section of Cardiac Surgery, seeks a Clinical Associate at 100% effort for a renewable one-year term. The appointee will be a critical member of the cardiac surgical team, assisting in heart transplants, acute and emergent cases, and performing independent minor procedures. This position supports the work of the primary surgeons, provides floor coverage, procurement coverage, and off site support when needed. The position does not require teaching or scholarly activity. Compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) is dependent on qualifications.
Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery or equivalent, and 4) have completed an accredited fellowship or equivalent training in CT Surgery.
To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: https://apply.interfolio.com/81218 Applicants must upload: CV, cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.
We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University's Statements on Diversity are at https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity.
The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.
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Internal Number: 81218
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