ACADEMIC HEPATOLOGY POSITION; MEDICAL COLLEGE OF WISCONSIN- MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN: EMPLOYED OPPORTUNI
The Medical College of Wisconsin
September 14, 2017
Higher Education Institution
The Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level.
Initial contributions to MCW and departmental missions in the areas of patient care, teaching, clinical research, scholarly activities, and administration/service will be as follows:
Patient Care: Clinical activities will be primarily focused on clinical outreach for the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Health System. Activities will also entail clinical and inpatient duties as a fully integrated member of the Liver Transplant team at Froedtert Hospital. Patient care duties will comprise approximately 80% of the position’s FTE and will focus on the development of a robust transplant hepatology practice.
Research, Teaching, and Scholarly Activities: The ideal candidate will be provided an opportunity to participate in clinical studies and other Division research within the allotted 20% academic time, if desired. The candidate will also be expected to participate to the extent that may be reasonably called upon in all aspects of the teaching programs of the Medical College including medical student, GME, and CME responsibilities.
Administration/Service: The candidate will be expected to participate actively in multi-disciplinary conferences organized by the Solid Organ Transplant Program, the Division and the Multidisciplinary Liver Tumor Group.
MCW is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
MCW is a major academic medical center; the largest research institution in the Milwaukee metro area and second largest in Wisconsin. MCW is a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health professionals; we discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical and health sciences; we provide cutting-edge, collaborative, patient care of the highest quality; and we improve the health of the communities we serve.
Located along the Lake Michigan shoreline, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is one of America’s great cities, combining a dynamic urban community with a rich cultural heritage with access to parks, rivers, and other outdoor recreation. Milwaukee is the largest city in Wisconsin and the 23rd largest city in the United States. It is home to corporate headquarters for industry leaders including Northwestern Mutual, Johnson Controls, Manpower, Harley Davidson, and others. Milwaukee is a popular venue for sailing, windsurfing, kite-surfing, ethnic dining, and cultural festivals; the city is recognized for its museums, fine dining and hotels, professional sports, gardens and parks, and Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens. The population of the City of Milwaukee is approximately 600,000 and approximately 1.8 million people live in the greater Milwaukee area.
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Transplant Hepatology
Eligible for medical licensure in Wisconsin
Interest in pursuing a career in academic medicine
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 99999
About The Medical College of Wisconsin
The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), established in 1893, is a private, national, freestanding institution and has operated as such since 1967. MCW has more than 14,000 alumni and more than 1,270 students currently enrolled in educational programs, including 820 medical students and more than 450 graduate students, and is the 11th larges medical school in the United States. MCW faculty supervise approximately 650 physicians in residency Training and 240 in fellowship training through the Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals. Approximately 200 scientists are engaged in postdoctoral research fellowship training through the office of Postdoctoral Education. MCW provides continuing medical education to more than 40,000 health professional registrants per year. Approximately 1,500 physicians, 500 nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care practitioners care for more than 525,000 patients of all ages annually at Froedtert Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Zablocki VA Medical Center and many other hospitals and clinics in Eastern and Central Wisconsin.