The Department of Surgery, Section of General Surgery is seeking candidates for a position in the Division of Acute Care Surgery with an established interest in basic, translational or health services research. Applicants must be board certified by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery and surgical critical care. Requirements include demonstrated skills in emergency surgery, surgical critical care, trauma, an academic interest, and a record of teaching and research experience. We are particularly interested in candidates with an established track record of academic productivity in basic or health services research.
The Department of Surgery at the University of Michigan, founded in 1850, is nationally recognized for excellence in patient care, education and research. Currently we are ranked number one in the country for NIH funding. The unifying goal of the Department of Surgery is to create the next generation of academic surgical leaders. The hospital is an American College of Surgeons-verified Level 1 (adult and pediatric) Trauma Center, and also the state's only American Burn Association-verified Burn Center for adult and pediatric burns.
The Division of Acute Care Surgery manages trauma and burn patients, and also provides comprehensive emergency general surgery and critical care services. The Division’s 12 faculty members provide care to nearly 5,000 patients, and perform over 1,600 operations per year. They also direct the Surgical Intensive Care Unit as well as the Trauma-Burn Intensive Care Unit. The Division has major academic resources with a combined research portfolio of over $30 million over the past five years.
The academic rank for this position will be commensurate with the applicant’s credentials. Please send your curriculum vitae to:
Krishnan Raghavendran, M.D.
Professor and Division Chief, Division of Acute Care Surgery
Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Section of General Surgery in the Department of Surgery is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status, except as allowed by the need for bona fide occupational qualifications. Reasonable accommodation will also be provided to persons with disabilities, to disabled veterans, and to accommodate religious practice.