The University of Chicago's Department of Surgery, Section of Cardiac Surgery in the Biological Sciences Division is searching for a faculty member at any rank, and invites applications. As a full-time faculty member, the successful applicant will contribute to patient care, medical education, and scholarship, and join a vibrant, diverse, and distinguished community of faculty colleagues and learners in UChicago Medicine, the Biological Sciences Division, the Pritzker School of Medicine, and the University of Chicago and its affiliates. A tradition of excellence in patient care, basic, clinical, and translational sciences, combined with the strengths of one of the world's top academic institutions provides the foundation for a career as an academic physician. Clinical responsibilities will include pediatric cardiac surgery at affiliated off-site locations and the University of Chicago Medical Center. Other duties will include training and supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows, and collaborative research that effectively utilizes the substantial clinical and research resources of the University. We especially welcome applicants with expertise in pediatric ventricular assistance, interest in cardiovascular tissue engineering, 3D bioprinting and/or cardiac surgery research, and who could begin employment during 2018.The UCM has been at the forefront of medical care since 1927. Located in historic Hyde Park, the primary medical campus includes the Center for Care and Discovery, Comer Children's Hospital, Bernard A. Mitchell Hospital for adult inpatient care, and the Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) totaling more than 550 beds in service and net patient care revenues over $1.4 billion. Plans are underway for a new trauma program and an additional 150-bed patient tower. New ambulatory facilities are located in Orland Park and the South Loop, and the Ingalls Health System has recently integrated into the network.Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must have 1) a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) have or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be board certified/eligible with the American Board of Thoracic Surgery or its equivalent, and 4) have completed an ACGME-approved pediatric cardiac surgery fellowship training or its equivalent. To be considered, those interested must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website: https://tinyurl.com/yd7ab3pu. Applicants must upload a curriculum vitae.
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