The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is seeking a general thoracic surgeon for lung transplantation at the level of Assistant Professor outside the tenure stream.
The ideal candidate will have a strong general thoracic surgery background with primary interest in lung transplantation. The candidate must have a commitment to medical students, cardiothoracic and general surgical residents and advanced fellow teaching and clinical training and is expected to have a significant role in the Cardiopulmonary Transplant Fellowship Program. The candidate must be board certified or board eligible and qualified for medical licensure in Pennsylvania. An established track record and interest in designing and pursing innovative research studies is optimal.
Application Process: Interested candidates should submit a letter of application and curriculum vitae to: James D. Luketich, MD Chairman, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery 200 Lothrop Street, C-800 Pittsburgh, PA 15213 The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer for Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.
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