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Chief, Division of General Surgery, Academic Rank/DOQ

University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC
Omaha, NE
Closing date
Sep 22, 2023

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Doctors, Surgery
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Chief, Division of General Surgery, Academic Rank/DOQ 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: 2022-120 Department Surgery-General Surgery 50003927 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 Chief, Division of General Surgery, Academic Rank/DOQ Job Title/Academic Rank Chief, Division of General Surgery, Academic Rank/DOQ Additional Requisition Title Appointment Type DOQ - DEPENDS ON QUALS Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience Job/EEO Category Faculty Job Requisition Begin Date 04/13/2022 Position Qualification

Position Summary The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE is conducting a search for the next Chief of General Surgery. This is an outstanding opportunity to build on the division's existing foundation in UNMC's progressive academic medical environment, leading our clinical areas in Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery, Minimally Invasive/Advanced Robotic Surgery, and Colorectal Surgery. The division has a strong multidisciplinary Bariatric Program and established Minimally Invasive Program including a one-year fellowship training program in Minimally Invasive Surgery. In addition, the division has a well-established and growing Colorectal Surgery Program which is involved in the new Frederick F. Paustian Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center.The Chief reports to the Chair of the Department of Surgery and will lead the General Surgery Division with the responsibility for teaching, research, and clinical service as well as academic planning, development, and resource management. The successful candidate will be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree), Board Certified in Surgery, currently hold the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, with experience in leadership and management in an academic setting. Outstanding clinical and teaching skills, the ability to foster research, and a commitment to service, excellence and diversity are required.As Nebraska's only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, providing the best care for patients, and serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach.

Omaha is a vibrant, attractive city with more than 925,000 people living within the metropolitan area. All the amenities of a much larger metropolitan area are found in Omaha along with a blend of Midwestern hospitality. Yet, the cost of living is 8 percent less than the national average.
Interested candidates may use this link to apply with CV and letter of interest - Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications MD/DO (or equivalent degree). Board Certification in Surgery; Current Associate Professor or Professor Rank in Surgery 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, Clinical environment Other working environment NA PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT

Bending, stooping, twisting Occasionally Crawling Not Applicable Driving Not Applicable Kneeling Occasionally Reaching Occasionally Sitting Up to 2 hours Standing 2-5 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 No 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
Work with lab animals: Research animals (mice/pigs/rabbits)
Operating hand/power tools: laparoscopic tools, other medical/lab equipment 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 surgical procedures 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
  2. Other Doc
Requisition Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you possess an MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you board eligible/board certified in the field specified in this posting?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Careerlink
    • Employee Referral
    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Job Fair
    • Lincoln Journal Star
    • Linkedin
    • Omaha World Herald
    • UNMC Job Site
    • Facebook
    • NEWorks
    • Handshake
    • Other
  4. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.
    (Open Ended Question)

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