The Department of Orthopaedics at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill is seeking an innovative senior researcher with a proven track record to lead its research efforts. This is a tenure track position for an Associate or Full Professor, which includes a competitive salary, institution funding support and an endowed professorship.
This is an opportunity for the right candidate to build a program at an established institution with a strong community of musculoskeletal and bioengineering researchers.
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.
The Vice Chair of Research will be a MD, PhD or MD – PhD with a track record of extramural funding. The candidate will have research interests in areas relevant to musculoskeletal medicine or biomedical engineering, and will have demonstrated leadership skills. Experience in teaching and mentor-ship for medical students, resident, post docs and junior faculty with the ability to lead others, preferred
The University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, School of Medicine regularly ranks as one of the leading NIH funded institutions in the country. The nation's oldest public university has a long history of successful research collaboration. The school is part of the UNC Healthcare System, which comprises of a major academic medical center and nine affiliated hospitals across the state. UNC-Chapel H...ill is the largest employer in the state, and ranks as one of the top 50 Best Employers in the US (Forbes 2017 List).