Dec 15, 2021

Associate Professor - Orthopaedics (Orthopaedic Oncology)

  • University of Miami
  • Miami, FL
Orthopaedic Oncology Surgeon

Job Description

Current Employees: If you are a current Staff, Faculty or Temporary employee at the University of Miami, please click here to log in to Workday to use the internal application process. To learn how to apply for a faculty or staff position using the Career worklet, please review this tip sheet. Transforming Lives The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida. With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe. The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service. JOB DESCRIPTION:    Faculty Position  Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery  Division of Orthopaedic Oncology    Job Summary:   This faculty position will have clinical and research within the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Orthopaedic Oncology, and the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. This individual will serve as an attending physician in the Division of Orthopaedic Oncology, with focus on the care and treatment of children and adult patients with benign and malignant bone and soft tissue tumors. This includes outpatient care, as well as operative responsibilities for the division.   This individual should be motivated to play a major role in the research of stem cell applications in bone and cartilage regeneration, tissue banking, and developing targeted therapies for sarcomas.  Duties and responsibilities (include but may not be limited to):  Responsible for holding clinic sections and for inpatient attending duties at Sylvester’s main campus or one of our other clinical practice sites.  Conduct research into stem cell applications in bone and cartilage regeneration, tissue banking, and developing targeted therapies for sarcomas.  Position Requirements:   Qualifications should include a demonstrated track record of excellence in patient care, peer-reviewed publications and the potential to serve as principal investigator of cutting-edge clinical trials for multiple myeloma patients.    Board certification or eligibility in Orthopaedic Surgery is required. Active or eligibility to obtain a Florida Medical License.     The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more. UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for. Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information. Job Status: Full time Employee Type: Faculty-UMMG Pay Grade: 50

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