Faculty Physician –Orthopedic Surgeon /Sports Medicine
The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full-time academic orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty interest in sports medicine surgery with a focus on working with communities that are underrepresented in medicine to be hired at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Professor, on the academic or clinician track.
About the Appointment:
The ideal candidate will have expertise in orthopedic sports medicine
The search committee is especially interested in candidates who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
The search committee is interested in candidates who will bring to their research, teaching, and/or service the perspective that comes from a nontraditional educational background or understanding of the experiences of those underrepresented in medicine
Responsibilities include patient care at MHealth Fairview facilities, the VA and other affiliated sites
Additional responsibilities will include participation in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows, clinical practice through MPhysicians, and participation in service activities on behalf of the department, the medical school, and your profession.
Helping with team coverage as opportunity arises
Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in the candidate’s area of specialty/research experience with a goal of developing collaborative or independent, externally funded research.
Faculty will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents and faculty.
EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.
Graduate of an accredited ACGME Orthopedic Surgery residency and sports medicine 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.
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
This position is dually employed by the University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP) and will require a separate application in UMP's employment system.
Internal Number: 341191
About University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.