The University of Chicago's Department of Surgery, Section of General Surgery, is searching for a full-time faculty member at any rank. The successful applicant will be a full-time GI surgical oncologist with special expertise in peritoneal surface malignancies and cytoreductive surgery/hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC). Responsibilities will include patient care and related teaching; participation in basic or translational research is required. Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. We especially welcome applicants with demonstrated training and experience in basic science research and translational clinical trials, and will include protected time for these endeavors. Academic rank and compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) are dependent upon qualifications.
The University of Chicago Medicine has been at the forefront of medical care since 1927. Located in historic Hyde Park, the primary medical campus includes the Center for Care and Discovery, Comer Children’s Hospital, Bernard A. Mitchell Hospital for adult inpatient care, and the Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) totaling more than 550 beds in service and net patient care revenues over $1.4 billion. New ambulatory facilities are located in Orland Park and the South Loop, and the Ingalls Health System has recently integrated into the network.
Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible in general surgery, and 4) have completed an accredited fellowship in surgical oncology. Assessment of applications will consider experience and expertise in HIPEC for peritoneal surface malignancies.
To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago’s Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: http://apply.interfolio.com/97018. Applicants must upload: CV including bibliography, cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.
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The University of Chicago Department of Surgery is one of the nation’s most distinguished and historically pre-eminent. We are comprised of 12 surgical subspecialty sections that include over 120 clinical and research faculty, 65 advanced practice providers, and 110 residents and fellows from diverse backgrounds.