UNIVERSITY OF IOWA CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY in IOWA CITY, Iowa

CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERYRequisition # 73004Position BasicsType of PositionTENURE-TRACK/CLINICALAdvertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledAdvertising Started on:Friday, July 13th, 2018College:Carver College of MedicineDepartment:SurgerySalarySalary:CommensuratePosition DetailsFull/Part Time Status:Full TimePosition Description:The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, is currently accepting applications for an adult cardiac surgeon with expertise in adult cardiac surgery and strong interest in aortic surgery, endovascular procedures, and trans-catheter valve replacement. This position is at the Assistant/Associate Professor level and may be either in either the tenure or clinical (non-tenure) track dependent upon the qualifications and goals of the individual.Successful applicants will become part of the University of Iowa Health Care's Heart and Vascular Center (UIHVC) which is the regional leader in diagnostics and treatment of a multitude of heart, vascular and thoracic diseases and conditions. From routine care to vastly-sophisticated transplantation and minimally invasive surgery, UIHVC is recognized nationally for providing outstanding care.The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.To apply for this position, and for a complete list of the qualifications for this position, please visit the University of Iowa website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu, requisition # 73004.For additional information please contact:Ronald J. Weigel, MD PhDChairman, Department of Surgery319-353-7474Ronald-weigel@uiowa.eduEducation Requirement:Applicants must have a medical doctorate from an approved medical college,and postgraduate training in an ACGME-accredited Cardiothoracic Surgery training program.Required Qualifications:As a member of a multi-disciplinary, institutional center, candidates will need to demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills, be committed to ongoing performance improvement, and possess outstanding abilities and skills in teaching and clinical medicine. Dedication to enhancing a diverse workforce and academic environment is vital.Certifications:Applicants must be BE/BC by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.Desirable Qualifications: Advanced fellowship training in aortic surgery is highly desired.A minimum 3-5 years of experience as an attending surgeon is desired. Experience in research at a level which enables procurement of outside funding is required for tenure track appointments.Online Application Required DocumentsCurriculum VitaeName and Contact Information of ReferencesLetter of InterestSupporting AttachmentsNumber of References: 3To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact InformationContact:Jennifer J Duwa - jennifer-duwa@uiowa.eduCmed-SurgeryColloton Pavilion160 Hawkins Drive1564 JCPIowa City, IA 52242The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies. For additional informati