Position/Rank Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon - Clinical track/Rank dependent on qualifications
Department 00269 - Orthopedic Surgery Operations
City Provo, UT
Track Non Tenure Track
New Position to Begin As soon as qualified applicant is found
The Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah School of Medicine has an opening for a faculty position as a Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon. The new faculty member will join a dynamic and successful pediatric orthopaedic team within an outstanding academic orthopaedic department. The position will entail clinical work based in Provo and Utah County, Utah, and may work in the clinical and research programs at two neighboring hospitals for children in Salt Lake City. The appointment will be at a rank appropriate to the candidate in the career line.
Minimum requirements include completion of a residency in orthopaedic surgery and one year of advanced fellowship training in pediatric orthopaedics. The chosen candidate is a team player and will have a sincere desire to develop and mentor others in the field. A successful candidate will have a clear record of excellence in all aspects of orthopaedics including clinical care, education, and clinical or basic science research. The candidate will be, in part, responsible for developing our team’s clinical programs in a rapidly expanding pediatric market.
Submit CV, cover letter, and references at https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/123460
Inquiries may be sent to:
Alan K. Stotts, MD
Richard L. Stimson Presidential Endowed Chair
Chief, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Utah
The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient-focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students, staff, faculty and patients from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education, employment opportunities, and quality healthcare for historically underrepresented groups.
Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.
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The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“ URS ”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.
Special Instructions for Candidates
Please complete the application including the cover letter, CV, and reference list. Please contact your references to submit a letter through our online application system.
Open Date 09/29/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Requisition Number PRN02775F