Breast Surgeon #SUR057 at The University of Chicago

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:


The University of Chicago's Department of Surgery, Section of General Surgery, is searching for a full-time faculty member at any rank. The appointee will provide longitudinal inpatient and outpatient care ideally to patients seeking breast and melanoma care, and participate in basic, clinical/outcomes, or translational research.

Direct patient care responsibilities include managing patients with complex surgical oncological needs and limited off hours and weekend coverage. Working in conjunction with the section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, this provider will expand existing off-site breast cancer practices and establish clinics in new areas to effectively grow our breast cancer practice network.

Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. We especially welcome applicants with specialized training in breast surgical oncology as a primary focus and additional expertise in treating patients with melanoma. Academic rank and compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) are dependent upon qualifications.

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, 4) have completed an accredited fellowship or equivalent training in complex general surgical oncology or breast surgical oncology.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications: . Applicants must upload: CV including bibliography and cover letter. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.

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