The Department of Surgery at the Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont and the University of Vermont Medical Center is excited to announce a search for a cardiothoracic surgeon. The successful candidate will receive an appointment at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the clinical scholar pathway. The position will be listed at a full clinical FTE, with the expectation that the candidate will perform teaching duties and clinical research commensurate with an academic appointment. The candidate will be expected to perform the full spectrum of adult cardiac surgery, with the opportunity of also performing thoracic surgery based on clinical interest. An interest in heart failure treatment and extracorporeal support would enhance the application.
All applicants must be board certified/board eligible in their own sub-specialty. Successful candidates must be eligible for licensure in the State of Vermont, eligible to work in the United States, and have experience in the administrative, teaching, clinical, and research activities of an academic division. This is a full-time, 12-month, salaried position with attending staff privileges at the University of Vermont Medical Center.
Located in Burlington, the University of Vermont and the University of Vermont Medical Center serve as Vermont’s only academic medical center. It is the only ACS verified Level 1 trauma center in the state and provides tertiary care to patients from Vermont and Northern NY. Burlington is a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the U.S.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution.
Interested individuals should apply online at https://www.uvmjobs.com/postings/48485 (position number 012422). Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Mitch Norotsky via Kristin Allard at Kristin.Allard@uvmhealth.org