Instructor/Special Appointment CT Surgery

University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC
Omaha, NE
Closing date
Jun 12, 2023

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Doctors, Surgery
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Instructor/Special Appointment CT Surgery GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION

EEO Statement: UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Location Omaha, NE Requisition Number: 2023-159 Department Surgery-Cardiothoracic Surgery 50003926 Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine FTE: 100 Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular Work Schedule M-F 8-5; some night call and weekends; varies Requisition Category Faculty Requisition Title Instructor/Special Appointment CT Surgery Job Title/Academic Rank Instructor/Special Appointment CT Surgery Additional Requisition Title Appointment Type DOQ - DEPENDS ON QUALS Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience Job/EEO Category Faculty Job Requisition Begin Date 04/28/2023 Position Qualification

Position Summary Applicants must have an MD, PhD, or equivalent. This individual will conduct bench and translational cardiovascular research that will utilize in vitro and in vivo models of congenital heart defects. This individual will complete projects that require expertise in iPSC biology and derivation of terminal cell types, methods of molecular biology, gene transfer, gene editing, biochemistry, cell biology, cell culture, and vertebrate animal models, including genetically engineered mice. The work will include generation, characterization, and validation of induced pluripotent stem cell lines. An emphasis will be placed on laboratory technical expertise, scientific experimental design, problem-solving abilities, collaborative skills, communication skills (written and oral), and grantsmanship. Prepares papers and grant proposals relating to this work and may present at conferences. The individual will work with other interdisciplinary team members to perform multifunctional studies. Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience.

As Nebraska's only public academic health sciences center, UNMC and Nebraska Medicine are committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach.

We offer a highly competitive benefits package and salary commensurate with qualifications. Candidates interested in working within a dynamic and stimulating setting are encouraged to apply online at: Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications MD, PhD, or equivalent and experience in problem-solving, molecular biology, vertebrate animals models, undergraduate and medical student research project design, training, and execution. Supplemental Qualifications Working Environment & Physical Requirements WORKING ENVIRONMENT

The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Office environment, Lab environment, Animal facility Other working environment NA PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT

Bending, stooping, twisting Occasionally Crawling Not Applicable Driving Not Applicable Kneeling Occasionally Reaching Occasionally Sitting 2-5 hours Standing Up to 2 hours Squatting Occasionally Walking Up to 2 hours EXPOSURES

Atmospheric Yes Blood/body fluids Yes Chemical hazards Yes Working on or around moving machinery Yes Electrical current Yes Noise No Changes of temperature/humidity Yes Wear PPE Yes Work with laboratory animals Yes Radiation Operating hand/power tools Yes If you answered yes to any area above, please explain Atmospheric: biohazards, radiation (x-rays), exposure to patients and research materials Blood/body fluids: during patient exams and procedures
Chemical hazards: lab chemicals
Working on or around machinery: Medical/lab equipment
Electrical current: Medical/lab equipment
Operating hand/power tools: laparoscopic tools, other medical/lab equipment
PPE: Occasionally will require N-95, gowning, in certain situations Hand/Wrists

Fine Manipulation Yes, left and right Repetitive Motion Yes, left and right Grasping Yes, left and right If you selected any area above, please explain Operation of surgical tools and medical equipment during research. Addtional

Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description. EEO Statement EEO Statement

EEO Statement The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment. UNMC is dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. UNMC does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNMC complies with all local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex. Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. C.V.
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
Requisition Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. Do you possess an MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear about this position?
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    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Job Fair
    • Lincoln Journal Star
    • Linkedin
    • Omaha World Herald
    • UNMC Job Site
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    • Other
  3. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.
    (Open Ended Question)

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