The Department of Surgery at Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, is seeking a Fellowship-trained Breast Surgeon to join its Division of Surgical Oncology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Applicants should be board-eligible or board certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery. Completion of an SSO-approved Breast surgery fellowship or SSO approved Surgical Oncology fellowship is required. The clinical practice will be a combination of benign and malignant breast conditions. The candidate will help develop and lead the multidisciplinary breast program at ECU and Vidant Medical Center and a strong interest in academics and research is desired.
The Division of Surgical Oncology provides state of the art surgical care to patients in eastern North Carolina. The candidate will join four surgical oncologists, two colorectal surgeons, and an advanced care practitioner in providing patient care, education for medical students, and appropriate training and supervision for surgical residents. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to rapidly integrate into our active, collaborative, clinical, teaching and research program. Opportunities for leadership are also available.
Fixed-term or tenure track position available at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Curriculum Vitae Letter of Interest List of Three References (noting contact information)
MD or DO from an appropriately accredited institution required and full, unrestricted license to practice medicine in NC.
Board certified or board eligible in general surgery, completion of breast surgery or surgical oncology fellowship, strong interest in academics and research.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 600115
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Surgery is a clinical department within the School of Medicine with the attendant responsibility for medical education and research. The Chair of the department is also the Chief of Surgical services for the hospital. The department includes 36 full-time faculty members in the sections of: transplant surgery, plastic surgery, pediatric surgery, surgical oncology, general and bariatric surgery, and trauma and acute care surgery. It also includes clinical and basic science research labs. The 70+ employees in the department support our clinical, education and research programs. The Department of Surgery at East Carolina University is dedicated to providing state of the art care to patients in eastern North Carolina. The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center (VMC).
Vidant Medical Center, one of four academic medical centers in North Carolina, is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. VMC is a fully accredited JCAHO hospital and is a 974 bed tertiary referral center, providing acute, intermediate, rehabilitation, and outpatient health services to more than 1.5 million people in 29 counties.
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