The Department of Surgery is seeking candidates for the position of Acute Care Surgery Division Chief. The Division manages trauma and burn patients, and also provides comprehensive emergency general surgery and critical care services. The Division’s 11 faculty members provide care to nearly 5,000 patients, and perform over 1,600 operations per year. They also direct the Surgical Intensive Care Unit as well as the Trauma-Burn Intensive Care Unit. The Division has major academic resources with a combined research portfolio of over $30 million over the past five years.
The University of Michigan is celebrating its bicentennial this year, and the Department of Surgery, founded in 1850, is nationally recognized for excellence in patient care, education and research. The hospital is an American College of Surgeons-verified Level 1 (adult and pediatric) Trauma Center, and also the state's only American Burn Association-verified Burn Center.
The academic rank for this position will be commensurate with the applicant’s credentials. Please send your curriculum vitae to:
Hasan B. Alam, M.D. Professor and Section Head, General Surgery 2920 Taubman Health Care Center Michigan Medicine 1500 East Medical Center Drive Ann Arbor, MI 48l09-5331 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Requirements for the position include Board Certifications in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. Established expertise in acute care surgery, a track record of academic excellence, and significant experience in leadership positions involving resource management, mentorship and education are also essential.
Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Section of General Surgery in the Department of Surgery is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status, except as allowed by the need for bona fide occupational qualifications. Reasonable accommodation will also be provided to persons with disabilities, to disabled veterans, and to accommodate religious practice.
Michigan Medicine Department of Surgery's Division of Acute Care Surgery encompasses care for major trauma and burn patients as well as the management of emergency surgery and critical care services.
The University of Michigan is a Level 1 Trauma and Burn Verified Center, recognized by the American College of Surgeons and the American Burn Association as meeting or exceeding the highest standar...ds of care for the most critically injured patients. As the state's only Burn Verified Center the U-M is a recognized leader not only in treating the most severely burn-injured patients, but also in burn prevention, education and research.