The Department of Surgery, Section of General Surgery is seeking candidates for a clinical track faculty position as an Assistant or Associate Professor in the Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery. Applicants must be board eligible or certified by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery. Requirements include demonstrated skills in advanced laparoscopic or robotic general, abdominal, and gastrointestinal surgery. Formal fellowship training through a Fellowship Council accredited fellowship is preferred. Training in bariatric surgery is also preferred.
The Department of Surgery at the University of Michigan, founded in 1850, is nationally recognized for excellence in patient care, education and research. The Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery includes surgical care in metabolic/bariatric surgery, benign foregut conditions, comprehensive hernia and abdominal core health, biliary disease, and endoscopy. The successful applicant will join 7 other dedicated minimally invasive surgery faculty and participate in the training of an Advanced Gastrointestinal/Minimally Invasive Surgery fellow each year. Outstanding teaching skills for surgical residents and medical students are necessary. A track record of excellence in research is also preferred.
COVID-19 vaccinations are now required for all University of Michigan students, faculty and staff across all three campuses, including Michigan Medicine, by the start of the fall term on August 30, 2021. This includes those working or learning remotely. More information on this policy is available on the Campus Blueprint website or the U-M Dearborn and U-M Flint websites.
Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Section of General Surgery in the Department of Surgery is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status, except as allowed by the need for bona fide occupational qualifications. Reasonable accommodation will also be provided to persons with disabilities, to disabled veterans, and to accommodate religious practice.