Associate Professor at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon

Posted in Other 27 days ago.

Job Description:

Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or

Location: US-OR-Portland
Req ID: 2020-6112
Position Category: Faculty/Provider
Position Type: Regular Full-Time
Job Type: Faculty
Department: Gastrointestinal and General Surgery-Department of Surgery
Schedule: To be Determined
HR Mission: School of Medicine

Department Overview

The Division of Gastrointestinal and General Surgery is a comprehensive team of 15 surgeons focused on the areas of colorectal surgery, esophageal surgery, hernia surgery, treatment of pancreatic cancer and surgical nutrition. Our general surgeons support numerous clinical research trials and actively partner with scientists in the community to develop innovative surgical devices. The general surgery division also encompasses one of the largest residency programs in the country, as well as fellowships in minimally invasive surgery and colorectal surgery.

Function/Duties of Position

General Surgery with a special commitment to endoscopy and minimally invasive surgery. The faculty member will assume a role in the Digestive Health Center surgery services, particularly in the area of foregut surgery. The position requires a strong commitment to patient care, research and teaching. Responsibilities include:
  • Being an active member of the Emergency General Surgery program and participating in the limited call schedule
  • Developing curriculum, educating students, residents, fellows and clinic staff in general and foregut surgery
  • Participating in Department of Surgery teaching conferences and rounds
  • Preparing and participating in lectures to medical students, residents, and other medical professionals on campus and regionally
  • Pursuing scholarly activities to include research, which is most favorably represented as extramural funding, and regular publication of original manuscripts in peer reviewed medical journals
  • Participating in outreach activities with community hospitals including limited clinical care and quality initiatives

Required Qualifications

  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in General Surgery
  • Oregon Medical License
  • Unrestricted DEA

Additional Details

Apply here online. Please be sure to upload a cover letter and CV.

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