Nov 09, 2021

Faculty Physician –General Orthopedic Surgeon Department of Orthopedic Surgery (Asst/ Assoc/ Full Professor)

  • University of Minnesota Orthopedic Surgery
  • Twin Cities, MN
Orthopaedic Surgeon (General)

Job Description

About the Job Faculty Physician –General Orthopedic Surgeon The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full-time, academic orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty interest in total joint surgery to be hired at the rank of Assistant, Associate on the clinician track.   About the Appointment: Candidate should have subspecialty expertise or interest in hip and knee reconstructive surgery. Responsibilities: Patient care at M Health Fairview (UM Campus) and other affiliated sites Teaching of medical students, residents Employed by MPhysicians, and participation in service activities on behalf of the department, the medical school, and the profession. Pursuit of educational and outcome-driven goals fostered by the service line goals, system goals, and the individuals own areas of interest Active participation in organizations and academic societies Benefits: Information about benefits of working at the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians can be found at https://humanresources.umn.edu/benefits & https://mphysicians.org/careers. M Health and Clinical Partnerships: University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system.  M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system. 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. About Minneapolis - St. Paul: University of Minnesota Physicians is based in the beautiful Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, ranked as the #6 best place to live in America by U.S. News & World Report in 2019.  For more information about the vibrant culture, community, and recreation that Minneapolis-St. Paul has to offer, please click on the links below. Greater Minneapolis – St. Paul Metropolitan Area U.S. News & World Report Ranking Explore Minnesota Minnesota Department of Education Qualifications Graduate of an accredited ACGME Orthopedic Surgery residency and/or fellowship training program. Superb clinician with sound judgement and technical expertise Detail oriented and self-motivated Education-focused and a creative problem-solver Excellent written and verbal communication skills Exceptional collaboration abilities with partners and staff Board eligible/certified Licensed or ability to obtain Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure Ability to obtain/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.    About the Department Our faculty, staff and physicians are passionate about providing excellent patient care and advancing knowledge. From the reconstruction of joints to treating sports injuries, the experts within our department cover the gamut of focus areas. We're also preparing the next generation of diverse orthopedic surgeons through world-class education and training program at a top rated public research university. This year, we had 10 department orthopedists recognized as 2020 Minnesota Monthly Top Doctors, and 13 recognized as Top Doctors by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine. To learn more about the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, please visit: https://med.umn.edu/ortho   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 and University of Minnesota Physicians. Applicants must also complete an application for this position with University of Minnesota Physicians. The corresponding job opening can be found here.  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:  http://diversity.umn.edu. Employment Requirements 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. All employees at the University of Minnesota are required to either attest that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or agree to comply with the University's testing requirement. To learn more please visit: https://safe-campus.umn.edu/return-campus/get-the-vax In the coming weeks the University will move from attestation to requiring all faculty and staff systemwide to submit proof of vaccination. 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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