School of Medicine, Department of Surgery - Division of GI, Trauma and Endocrine Surgery
Position #00762800 Requisition #16464*
The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.
The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is a public research university serving more than 18,000 students. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer more than 140 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The university receives over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at CU Anschutz in Aurora, Colo. a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at CU Denver, our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver—one of America’s most vibrant urban centers. CU Denver is located steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District affording our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.
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_Nature of Work_
The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus along with the Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery within the Department of Surgery is looking to hire a Colorectal Surgeon to join its team of surgeons and Advanced Practice Providers. This new hire will participate in the expansion of our clinical activities and will also be charged with leading the research program of the colorectal surgery section. The position will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor or Professor level and the candidate must have completed a general surgery residency and colorectal fellowship accredited training program. This position is full-time and will be based at University Colorado Hospital in Aurora, Colorado and may include an appointment at the VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System. The position offers the potential for growth and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Robert McIntyre, MD – GITES Division Chief
Jon Vogel, MD - Section Head, Colorectal Surgery
No supervision exercised
_Examples of Work Performed_
All aspects of colorectal surgery
Development of colorectal section’s clinical research program
Scholarly activities related to colorectal and general surgery
Scope of work will span the University of Colorado Hospital, Denver Veteran’s Affairs Hospital, and regional university-affiliated practices
_Salary and Benefits_
Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located atEmployee Services.
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_Diversity and Equity_
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The University of Colorado Denver | 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 and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
Board certified in General Surgery
Board certified or board eligible by the American Board of Colorectal Surgery
Membership in the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
CO Medical license or license eligible
Clinical or basic science research grant funding
Colonoscopy and Robotic Surgery proficiency
_Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities_
Excellent communication skills
Clinical expertise in the full spectrum of colorectal diseases
Established ability to lead clinical research projects and a sustained interest in the same
Successful background in scholarly activities
Organization: *U0001 -- Denver-Anschutz Administration
Title: Colorectal Surgeon
Requisition ID: 16464