SOM Faculty - Academic Anesthesiologists [80% FTE] #ACC047 | University of Chicago (UC) - Military Veterans

at Herc- Greater Chicago

Chicago, Illinois

The University of Chicago's Department of Anesthesia & Critical Care is searching for faculty members at 80% effort at any rank. Clinical responsibilities include providing patient care in the general operating room and non-operating room locations.  We welcome applicants with any fellowship training.  We especially welcome applicants with fellowship training in, or focus on, regional anesthesia, liver transplantation, neuro-anesthesia, trauma anesthesia and/or a military background.  Other duties include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity.  Academic rank and compensation are dependent upon qualifications.  Our generous fringe benefits package includes a unique college tuition benefit.  Applicants who are willing to commit to longer terms of employment may be eligible for a signing bonus. Appointees will join a vibrant and distinguished community of faculty colleagues and learners at UChicago Medicine, the Biological Sciences Division, the Pritzker School of Medicine, and the University of Chicago and its affiliates.  The University of Chicago is one of the world's top academic institutions.  We provide an incredible foundation upon which you can build your academic career regardless of whether your interest is in world-class clinical care, clinical & translational research, or basic science.  Our goal is to become one of the leading academic anesthesiology departments in the nation with a special emphasis on clinical and translational research and clinical trials.  We pride ourselves on career development and will offer appropriate support to our successful candidates, including protected academic time, start-up funding, access to research training and support via the NIH Clinical and Translational Sciences Award-funded Institute of Translational Medicine. We welcome applicants with prior research, engineering training and/or interest in innovation and entrepreneurship.  Our department has established a strong relationship with the University of Chicago Polsky Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the #1-ranked university accelerator in the U.S. Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, and 3) be a BC/BE Anesthesiologist.  Assessment of applicants will consider research and funding track record and training and, if applicable, mentorship record.   To be considered for a position at 80% effort, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago's Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications at http://apply.interfolio.com/82345 .   A separate search is for similar appointees at 100% effort.  We encourage applications to either or both searches. Those seeking full-time, 100% effort please apply via this link: http://apply.interfolio.com/82344 .  Applicants must upload: CV including bibliography, cover letter.  Applications will be considered in the first week of every month beginning August 2021 until all positions are filled. No applications will be accepted after the end of April 2023.  For instructions on the Interfolio application process, please visit  http://tiny.cc/InterfolioHelp . We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University's Statements on Diversity are at  https://provost.uchicago.edu/statements-diversity . The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination . Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-834-3988 or email equalopportunity@uchicago.edu with their request.