University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics
Position Information Position\/Rank Orthopaedic Sarcoma Surgeon\/Scientist Scholar (Rank TBD) Department 00269 - Orthopedic Surgery Operations City Salt Lake City, UT Track Tenure Track New Position to Begin 2018-19 Academic Year Details The University of Utah School of Medicine has an opening for a faculty position as an orthopaedic surgeon\/scientist scholar with the area of specialty in musculoskeletal oncology. The position will be on the Tenure track and the rank will be determined based on the chosen candidate\u2019s specific qualifications, background, and career trajectory. The incumbent will be become an integral part of a dynamic sarcoma orthopaedic team within an outstanding academic orthopaedic department. Minimum requirements include completion of a residency in orthopaedic surgery and a one-year advanced fellowship training in musculoskeletal oncology or sarcoma orthopaedics, or equivalent plus board certification or board eligibility. Additional advanced training and research in managing sarcoma orthopaedics and\/or reconstruction is highly recommended. Applicants should have a sincere desire to establish oneself as an independent scientist and mentor others to develop focused clinical, research and educational programs in musculoskeletal disorders. Such will include publishing in peer-reviewed journals and presenting at national meetings. Candidates need to have demonstrated an exceptional academic interest and a clear track record of excellence in orthopaedics, including clinical care, education, and clinical or advanced science research. The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission. Address questions and a cover letter to the individual listed below via the following link: http:\/\/utah.peopleadmin.com\/postings\/74982 Darrel S. Brodke, M.D. Louis and Janet Peery Presidential Endowed Chair Professor and Sr. Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs Department of Orthopaedics University of Utah School of Medicine EEO\/Diversity Information The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action\/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity\/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans\u2019 preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University\u2019s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365. The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students. Notice The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (\u201cURS\u201d). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Employees with prior URS service may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University\u2019s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information. This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and\/or drug screen and immunizations. Special Instructions for Candidates Open Date 04\/02\/2018 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Requisition Number PRN01984F Type Faculty
University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics
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