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.
Applicants must be a graduate of an approved medical college and have completed ACGME accredited training in all phases of General Surgery and/or in Vascular Surgery, and must be competent in endovascular surgery.
Applicants will need to demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills and experience working effectively in a diverse environment. Experience in research at a level which enables procurement of outside funding is required for tenure track appointments.
Applicants must be Board-eligible or Board-certified in Vascular Surgery.
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.