General Surgery Faculty Position

Job Description

General Surgery Faculty Position

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) and the Department of General Surgery is seeking board-certified faculty candidates to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced academic surgeon.

Successful candidates will have a commitment and true interest in teaching and scholarly activities. Qualified BC/BE surgeon graduating from an accredited program with preference towards fellowship training, especially in minimally invasive surgery. Endoscopy and Laparoscopic experience is a plus. Faculty will be expected to participate in the education of medical students and residents, and in ongoing departmental academic scholarly activities.

Western Michigan University School of Medicine offers competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits. This faculty position will have a full time academic appointment in the Department of General Surgery of Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience. The candidate must be eligible for full licensure to practice in Michigan.

Interested and Qualified Candidates:

Interested individuals should email a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to Robert Brady, Manager of Human Resources at Reference letters will be requested after consultation with candidates. Applications will be reviewed immediately upon receipt. For more information, visit

About Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine:

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is a collaboration of Western Michigan University and Kalamazoo’s two teaching hospitals, Borgess Health and Bronson Healthcare. It has been in planning since 2008 and was granted preliminary accreditation from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education in 2012. The school, which welcomed its inaugural class in August 2014, is a private 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation supported by private gifts, clinical revenue, research activity, tuition from students, and endowment income. The home of the new medical school includes the WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine Clinics, a modern 60,000 square foot clinical building on the Oakland Drive Campus, and a 350,000 square foot educational building in downtown Kalamazoo that was donated by MPI Research. Located on the new W.E. Upjohn M.D. Campus, the educational building underwent a $68 million renovation and expansion project and opened in June 2014.

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer of females, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans, and actively strives to increase diversity within its community. We provide a drug- and tobacco-free workplace.

EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Protected Veterans

How to Apply

Contact Person: Robert Brady
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