Professor in Aurora, Colorado

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University of Colorado

Professor – 30443 Faculty


University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Department of Surgery, Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Professor (Clinical Professor)

Position # 00810448 – Requisition #:30443

Job Summary:

The Trauma-Acute Care Surgery section in the Department of Surgery, Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery is seeking a 0.1 FTE surgeon certified in General Surgery at the rank of Clinical Professor.

This position has responsibilities with all aspects of general surgery including trauma and acute care surgery and surgical critical care. Responsibilities include outpatient ambulatory care, building and implementation of trauma survivor program, and teaching and research.

The position is located at the University of Colorado Denver, on the Anschutz Medical Campus, with privileges at University of Colorado Hospital, an American College of Surgeons verified and State of Colorado designated Level I trauma center with > 100,000 ED patient visits per year.

Work Location:

This role is expected to work onsite and is located in Aurora, Colorado.

Why Join Us:

We are driven to improve every life at the Department of Surgery with our commitment to innovative surgical care, curing through discovery, enlightening tomorrow’s leaders, and daring to be exceptional. Our focus on patient care, education, and research will lead to innovative discoveries and promote quality care and safety for our patients.

Diversity and Equity:

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, persons within the LGBTQ+ community and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current medical degree with board certification in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery.

  • Previous experience as a TACS Surgeon in a Level I Trauma center.

  • Previous appointment at the Professor level in an Academic Medical Institution.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Added Qualification in Surgical Critical Care after completion of a formal fellowship program in trauma and critical care is strongly preferred.

  • Previous experience building trauma survivor program.

  • Demonstrated experience in surgical education, research and patient care.

How to Apply:

For full consideration, please submit the following document(s):

  1. A letter of interest describing relevant job experiences as they relate to listed job qualifications and interest in the position

  2. Curriculum vitae / Resume

  3. Five professional references, including name, address, phone number (mobile number if appropriate), and email address

Questions should be directed to: Marta O’Grady at [email protected] ([email protected])

Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at ( .

Screening of Applications Begins:

Applications will be accepted until finalists are identified, but preference will be given to complete applications received by July 15, 2023 . Those who do not apply by this date may or may not be considered.

Anticipated Pay Range:

The starting salary range ( or hiring range ) for this position has been established as HIRING RANGE:

$25,000 to $50,000 per year for a 0.1 FTE

The above salary range ( or hiring range ) represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation unless it is non-exempt.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.

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ADA Statement:

The University will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the employment application process. To request an accommodation pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Human Resources ADA Coordinator at [email protected] ([email protected]) .

Background Check Statement:

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

Vaccination Statement:

CU Anschutz strongly encourages vaccination against the COVID-19 virus and other vaccine preventable diseases ( . If you work, visit, or volunteer in healthcare facilities or clinics operated by our affiliated hospital or clinical partners or by CU Anschutz, you will be required to comply with the vaccination and medical surveillance policies of the facilities or clinics where you work, visit, or volunteer, respectively. In addition, if you work in certain research areas or perform certain safety sensitive job duties, you must enroll in the occupational health medical surveillance program ( .


Application Materials Required: Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Job Category : Faculty

Primary Location : Aurora Department: U0001 — DENVER & ANSCHUTZ MED CAMPUS – 20318 – SOM-SRG-GI Clinical

Schedule : Part-time

Posting Date : Jun 29, 2023

Unposting Date : Ongoing Posting Contact Name: Marta O’Grady Posting Contact Email: [email protected] ([email protected]) Position Number: 00810448

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The University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, disability, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, political affiliation, or political philosophy. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

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