An excellent professional opportunity exists for an Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon, at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor, to join our well-established/expanding Orthopaedic and Spine team. Rank appointment will be commensurate with qualifications.
The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
As a member of the Department of Orthopaedics responsibilities and duties are outlined as follows:
Clinical . The Clinical Director for the Department will assign the clinical schedule. This position will work primarily as an Orthopaedic Spine surgeon within the Department, along with providing some general Orthopaedics care. This position will also be expected to take spine call, as assigned, with other faculty on nights, weekends, and holidays per Department policy.
Education . Since OHSU is a teaching facility, teaching medical students, residents and fellows in the clinical setting as well as through assigned lectures to be given during the course of the year is required. Teaching assignments will be given from the Director of Education.
Research . Candidates are expected to have a solid history of academic research and publication. There are negotiable resources available for start-up research and on-going support.
Administration . There is significant leadership opportunity through the OHSU Spine Center in conjunction with the Department of Neurosurgery. Administrative and other duties may be assigned based on Department needs and areas of expertise and interest. There will be opportunities to participate in Departmental management and to serve on institutional committees.
MD or equivalent degree/training
Completion of an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
Completion of a Spine Fellowship
Three years of practice as a spine surgeon with evidence of scholarship and leadership
Unrestricted medical license to practice in the State of Oregon
Demonstrated academic achievement
Interest in teaching and mentorship
Apply here online. Please be sure to upload a cover letter and Resume or CV.
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