The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full-time academic orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty interest and expertise in hip and knee reconstructive surgery to be hired at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Professor, on the academic or clinician track. This position is dually employed by the University of Minnesota and UMPhysicians.
patient care at M Health Fairview (UM Campus) and other affiliated sites
employed by MPhysicians, and participation in service activities on behalf of the department, the medical school, and the profession.
pursuit of scholarly work and innovation in the candidate’s area of research experience with a goal of developing an international reputation through collaborative or independent, externally funded research.
active participation and leadership in organizations and academic societies
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
Healthcare 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
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Graduate of an accredited ACGME Orthopedic Surgery residency and/or fellowship training program.
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.
Superb clinician with sound judgement and technical expertise
Demonstrated interest in scholarly achievement
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Exceptional collaboration abilities with partners and staff.
Understands and places importance on patient care/service.
Detail oriented and self-motivated
Education focused and a creative problem-solver
Internal Number: 338872
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