Mar 10, 2021

Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon- Assistant Professor

  • University of Minnesota Orthopedic Surgery
  • Twin Cities, MN
Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

Job Description

Special Notice for COVID-19 The UMN has suspended hiring for most positions. However, we will continue hiring for positions critical to the University's mission and operations at this time. Applications are being accepted for this position and you are encouraged to apply. In-person interviews are suspended indefinitely and will be replaced by interviews in a virtual format. Thank you for your continued interest in working at the University of Minnesota. Qualifications Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in orthopaedic surgery with a required fellowship in trauma with focus on Geriatric patients. The individual hired will also be employed fulltime in the University of Minnesota Physicians practice group and must be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Minnesota     About the Job The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full-time orthopaedic surgeon with an expertise in general orthopedic fracture care and geriatric trauma fracture care be hired at the rank of Assistant Professor or above on the academic or clinician track. Responsibilities include patient care at TRIA and Methodist Hospitals and affiliated training programs and clinical sites as needed. Academic responsibilities include a  commitment to research and becoming a leader in the science of geriatric care delivery and collaborating with other University departments on geriatric trauma along with full participation in overall departmental and interdisciplinary activities including teaching of medical students, orthopaedic residents and fellows, research, and service activities.    The University of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including:  Competitive wages, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave Low cost medical, dental, and pharmacy plans Health care and dependent daycare flexible spending accounts Excellent retirement plans with employer match Disability and employer paid life insurance Wellbeing program with reduced insurance premiums Tuition reimbursement opportunities covering 75%-100% of eligible tuition Student loan forgiveness opportunity Opportunities for growth and promotion Employee Assistance Program For more information regarding benefits, please click here.   About the Department To learn more about the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, visit   How To Apply Applications must be submitted online.  To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions.  You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume. Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section.  This position is dually employed by the University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP) and will require an additional application with UMP's application system. This position will remain open until filled. To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail [email protected] or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).   Diversity The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission.  The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds. The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.  To learn more about diversity at the U: Background Check Information Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.   About the U of M The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC) The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research.  Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

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