The Department of Surgery at The University of North Carolina is seeking applications for a full-time academic minimally invasive bariatric and hernia surgeon to join our Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery. The Division of GI Surgery is among 9 Divisions in the Department of Surgery. The Division currently includes faculty members that provide a broad array of clinical services for patients with general surgery, upper GI, and lower GI disease. In addition, the Division of GI Surgery maintains a minimally invasive Advanced GI Surgery fellowship. Patients are referred to our surgeons from across the Southeastern United States for management of a variety of benign and malignant GI disorders via open and laparoscopic approaches. Academic appointment will be commensurate with the candidateâs experience.
The ideal applicant will have a specific interest in growing our bariatric and hernia surgery programs.
Faculty members within the Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery must possess a desire to commit to all three mission of the department and school of medicine, including the clinical, education, and research missions. Regarding the education mission, faculty members are expected to regularly participate in the education of medical students, residents, and fellows. Regarding research, a commitment to any one of a broad array of research interests is desirable, including but not limited to clinical, outcomes, health services, basic science, translational, ethics, education, or global surgery research. Regarding the clinical mission, faculty members must be committed to delivering high-quality clinical care that is of value to the patients of UNC. The selected candidate must be team-oriented and be able to interact well with colleagues inside and outside the Division.
Prospective candidates must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in General Surgery. Completion of a minimally invasive fellowship is required. Robotic experience is preferred. Chosen candidates should either have a current North Carolina Medical License or be eligible for application.
Interested applicants should submit their formal application online: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/169566
Questions? â Suzanne Record, HR Consultant for the Department of Surgery, UNC
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.