Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care and service and The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery of Saint Louis University School of Medicine is seeking a full-time academic foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon for an open track appointment with our faculty in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, located at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. The successful candidate will be based at Saint Louis University Hospital and our practice located at Saint Mary's Hospital. This clinically–oriented, full time position will specialize in the medical and surgical treatment of injuries, diseases, and other conditions of the foot and ankle. The position offers the opportunity to see patients on an inpatient and outpatient basis. In addition, all faculty have ample opportunity to be involved in teaching medical students and orthopaedic surgery residents. The depth in department sub-specialties provides opportunities to become involved in research in a variety of areas, including biomechanics, sports, and adult reconstruction. Fellowship training and ABOS certification/eligibility in orthopaedic surgery are required by appointment start date. Faculty have generous benefits, including an excellent retirement package and tuition remission at Saint Louis University. Support for this full-time position is provided by the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, and includes office space, secretarial support, annual funds for Continuing Medical Education. The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery has a fully accredited residency program, which is a six-year educational program with one year (located between the PGY1 and PGY2 levels) dedicated to orthopaedic research. Resources to support research include (but are not limited to) a fully equipped biomedical engineering facility, a full-time PhD bioengineer, a fully equipped cell biology laboratory run by a MD/PhD basic science researcher and an endowment to supply research seed money and support for small projects. Demonstrated academic record of excellence in patient care, teaching and research is desirable. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Must be legally authorized to work in the USA.
Position requires a background check for the successful candidate. Interested candidates should initially contact Howard Place, M.D., Professor and InterimChair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Please send Curriculum Vitae, description of research plans, and letters of reference to: Howard Place, M.D., Professor and Interim-Chairman Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Saint Louis University School of Medicine 3635 Vista Avenue, 7th Floor Desloge Towers St. Louis, Missouri 63110-2539 Telephone: (314) 577-8850 E-Mail: email@example.com For more information about the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, please visit our Web site at http://www.slu.edu
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.