The Department of Surgery Division of Vascular Surgery and the Heart and Vascular Center at the University of Iowa invites applicants interested in a faculty position in the area of Vascular Surgery. Appointment will be for Assistant or Associate Professor in either the clinical-track or tenure track consistent with experience and research interest. This position will join a growing program involved in developing a multi-disciplinary, institutional center for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is the only academic medical center in the state and the faculty are actively engaged in the education and training of medical students, residents, and fellows. We have an ACGME accredited vascular fellowship program and an integrated vascular surgery residency within the division. UIHC provides a comprehensive range of programs and includes an adjacent integrated Iowa City Veterans Administration Medical Center, Children's Hospital, and an outpatient facility housing our Vein Center. There are state of the art hybrid OR suites at both the University Hospital and the VAMC. The Division is made up of full-time surgeons and dedicated nurse practitioners and nurse clinicians. The clinical experience includes the full spectrum of open and endovascular procedures including fenestrated branched aortic procedures, accredited noninvasive vascular laboratories at all three sites, and full access to interventional suites.
Iowa City is the site of the first state capital and is a cultural hub within the state as well as the home of the world famous Iowa Writers Workshop. It retains its Big Ten college town charm and is home to many collegiate athletic events, outdoor activities, arts, literature, and music. The attached link provides a good sense of life in Iowa City: https://youtu.be/ef3rAkmZnYI
University of Iowa Health Care offers a competitive salary and outstanding benefits package. Applicant credentials are subject to verification; background checks will be conducted on final candidates.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical ce...nters and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.