Faculty Position in Surgery (Thoracic) - Attending Surgeon

George Washington University
Washington, DC
Jul 28, 2021
Jul 30, 2021
Full Time
Posting Number: F001829 Academic Title: Faculty Position in Surgery (Thoracic) - Attending Surgeon Rank: Associate Professor, Assistant Professor Administrative Title: Discipline Clinical Medicine-MD Specialty: Thoracic Contract Type: Non-Tenure Track, Renewable Appointment (initial appt period) - 07/01/2021 Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search, Prior Employment Verification, This position requires a licensure, certification, or special requirements Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2021 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary: The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates (MFA) is seeking a full-time faculty member with a focus on thoracic surgery, in the Division of Thoracic Surgery in the Department of Surgery. The MFA is an independent, non-profit clinical practice group affiliated with the George Washington University. This non-tenure track appointment will be made at a rank (Assistant/Associate Professor) commensurate with experience. Specific Duties and Responsibilities: Responsibilities include performing thoracic procedures, teaching residents and medical students, and participating in research. Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must be board-eligible or board-certified in thoracic surgery and eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia and Maryland at the time of appointment. Applicants must have demonstrated excellence in teaching as evidenced by teaching evaluations. Demonstrated excellence in research is required, as evidenced by scholarly publications or works in progress. Applicants must have demonstrated skills in clinical care as evidenced by experience and fellowship training, with an ability to treat the entire spectrum of benign and malignant thoracic disorders (exclusive of transplantation) and have demonstrated minimally invasive skills as evidenced by training and experience. Applicant must have experience in teaching, and the willingness to work with surgical residents and medical students. Advertised Salary: Commensurate with experience Other Benefits: Other Information: Special Instructions to Applicants: To be considered, please complete an online faculty application and upload a curriculum vitae and cover letter of interest specifying skills and experiences as they relate to each of the basic qualifications. Review of applications will begin on July 6, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Please note that the University has mandated that all personnel be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to accessing campus for the 2021-2022 academic year. Department Link: Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement: The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Quick Link https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/83380#06022021