Faculty Physician – Pediatric General Surgery (Assistant or Associate Professor – Academic, Master Clinician, or Tenure Track)
As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals.
The Division of Pediatric Surgery in the Department of Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking an individual for a full-time clinical Assistant or Associate Professor appointment on the Master Clinician or Academic track, based on individual qualifications.
About the Appointment:
Clinical activities expected of a Pediatric General Surgeon based primarily at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital and the M Health Fairview East Region with additional sites located within the Twin Cities.
The position will require supervising, mentoring and teaching medical students, residents and fellows.
Full participation in departmental activities including but not limited to grand rounds, CEU quality meetings, and faculty meetings.
Faculty will be active in their national organizations and foster an academic environment for medical students, residents and faculty.
We offer a multidisciplinary approach to care, with a team that includes physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers, nurses, psychologists, nutritionists, child family life specialists and other professionals who are especially attuned to the medical and emotional needs of young people.
To be the prememinent Division of Pediatric Surgery in Minnesota Serving our patients and their families with exceptional care and compassion To be on the cutting edge of health care and medical research
Graduate of an accredited ACGME General Surgery residency and Pediatric Surgery fellowship training program
Board eligible/certified in Pediatric Surgery
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
Demonstrated commitment to providing quality and compassionate patient care
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and collegiality with staff and partners
Demonstrated commitment to teaching and research
Demonstrated record of basic, translational, or clinical research experience
An application for the corresponding academic component of this position should be submitted through University of Minnesota employment site.
Also, please send a curriculum vitae/bibliography and the names of three references to:
Daniel A. Saltzman, M.D., Ph.D., Search Committee Chair
University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC):
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.
University of Minnesota Physicians is based in the beautiful Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, ranked as the #6 best place to live in America by U.S. News & World Report in 2019. For more information about the vibrant culture, community, and recreation that Minneapolis-St. Paul has to offer, please click on the links below.
M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health
For more than two decades, University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) has been the multi-specialty group practice for the University of Minnesota Medical School faculty. We serve the land grant mission of the University by providing high quality, innovative and leading-edge care to patients across the state of Minnesota and beyond.
We have world-leading experts in a broad range of specialties and primary care, are committed to the discovery of cures and treatments and provide patients access to the latest evidence-based care. University of Minnesota Physicians owns and operates specialty and family medicine clinics, employs more than 1,200 physicians and 2,400 providers and staff, and contributes a significant portion of operating revenue to support the University of Minnesota Medical School’s research and education priorities.
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University of Minnesota Physicians is a premier physician organization dedicated to providing comprehensive, patient-focused specialty care in more than 100 specialty and subspecialty areas. Established in 1997, we have the widest range of specialists in the greater Twin Cities area with more than 850 physicians and 1,600 health professionals. From the classroom to the clinic, we are driven to be the leaders in patient cures and care.