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The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, is seeking a board certified/board eligible Orthopedic Surgeon with a sub-specialty in Hand surgery with demonstrated commitment to patient care and enthusiasm for creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We highly value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds because our tripartite mission is to deliver quality, compassionate patient care, advance the field of Orthopedics through research, and train the next generation of health experts.
All candidates must have completed at least one year of fellowship, have an interest in developing a clinical practice, contribute to research endeavors, and participate in our resident/fellowship education program. This position is primarily based at our Green Spring Station location and working at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, East Baltimore Medical Campus and Howard County General Hospital. This position will also be credentialed at all regional ambulatory surgery centers.
Examples of Work Performed: The candidate will provide medical services in both the inpatient and outpatient environments. Clinical responsibilities include actively participating in continued growth of the Hand Surgery programs at the JHU School of Medicine. Teaching responsibilities include participating in the education of Orthopedic Surgery residents, fellows, and medical students. Research responsibilities include actively pursuing and participating in research activities as well as mentoring residents and other faculty in research endeavors. Required to take emergency call for hand surgery.
Salary and Benefits: Johns Hopkins University provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line. This is a full time position eligible for a full benefits package. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the level of expertise and academic credentials.
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Diversity and Inclusion: Johns Hopkins University and the Department of Orthopedic Surgery are 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. We are committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.You may learn more about our commitment to diversity here: https://diversity.jhu.edu/
Board certified/board eligible Orthopedic Surgeon with a sub-specialty in hand surgery.
Must be eligible for licensure in the state of Maryland
Must have training or extensive experience in hand surgery
All incumbents must have completed a one year hand fellowship
1-6 years related experience, title of (Assistant/Associate Professor) will be contingent on years of experience
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Strong organizational skills
Ability to multi-task
Strong interpersonal communication skills
Ability to work well independently to build clinical practice
Clinical experience/interest in treating pathology of the elbow in addition to hand, wrist and forearm.
Strong interest in education
Background in research
Experience in using Epic software
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applications are accepted electronically ONLY. Resumes sent without the electronic application and required supporting documents will not be reviewed. Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact. Review of applications will begin on 8/11/2020,and will continue until the position is filled. Questions on how to complete the electronic application ONLY should be directed to Cynthia Payne, HR Manager at email@example.com.
Required Application Materials:
When submitting an application for consideration, applicants must include:
A cover letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications;
A current CV or resume;
3 References to include: name, title, organization, telephone numbers, email address of each reference. *Please be advised that the University does check references as part of the employment process.
Internal Number: A-77933-32
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