Vascular Surgeon, Assistant, Associate, or Professor
Vascular Surgeon, Assistant, Associate, or Professor
College/School/Unit: Dell Medical School
Department: Surgery and Perioperative Care
Posted: Feb 8, 2021
Apply By: Open until filled
The Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin in collaboration with the Seton Heart & Vascular Institute is seeking a dynamic and dedicated Vascular Surgeon to join the Division of Acute Care Surgery in the Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care in partnership with Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas and Seton Medical Center Austin. Eligible applicants will be fellowship-trained, and board certified (or board eligible within five years of completion of fellowship) in vascular surgery by the American Board of Surgery. We seek individuals with excellent clinical skills, a passion for education, potential for scholarly contributions, and commitment to excellence in diversity and inclusion to join a dynamic department in an innovative, growing medical school.
About Dell Medical School
As part of The University of Texas at Austin, one of the nation's leading research universities, the Dell Medical School pursues innovation in the redesign of healthcare delivery, excellence in healthcare research, and programs in interdisciplinary and inter-professional education. It is the fifth medical school in the UT System and the first medical school established in nearly five decades by a member of the Association of American Universities, an organization of leading public and private research universities. An extraordinary commitment of resources, both public and private, has already been made to enable the development and success of the Dell Medical School. The School is partnering closely with the community and regional healthcare providers and payers to provide new models for health promotion, healthcare delivery, and clinical care for the community's underserved population. The Dell Medical School is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to diversity and excellence within the learning health system.
About the Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care
The Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care is comprised of faculty in diverse specialties (anesthesiology, cardiothoracic and vascular surgery, emergency medicine, general surgery, orthopaedic surgery, otolaryngology, plastic surgery and urology) with a focus on delivering outstanding care to the community.
The Department's priorities are:
- To develop new models of person-centered, multidisciplinary care that reward value.
- To educate and train future health care leaders.
- To develop research programs to evaluate new care delivery paradigms.
About Seton Heart and Vascular Institute
Seton Heart & Vascular Institute is a multidisciplinary cardiovascular physician practice of 45 providers delivering care across 11 counties in Central Texas. In addition to Dell Seton Medical Center, cardiovascular services are provided at 3 other facilities with endovascular/vascular surgery capabilities within the Ascension Texas system including Seton Medical Center Austin, the region's leader in complex cardiovascular care. The physician group consists of providers from all cardiovascular subspecialties including vascular surgery, interventional cardiology, structural heart, noninvasive cardiology (echo, nuclear, cardiac CT, MRI), EP, CHF/VAD/transplant, and prevention.
- Provision of care to patients with vascular disease as part of a multi-disciplinary vascular medicine team
- Medical student and resident education
- Participation in clinical, health services, translational and/or basic science research.
- The successful candidate will be an integral part of a multidisciplinary team with a passion for quality, innovation and teamwork that will incorporate opportunities to train and mentor medical students and residents, as well as develop and foster an atmosphere of scientific and academic inquiry.
- Actively participate in the academic department by all required departmental policies.
- Integrate an equity framework of health and health care into all aspects of medical education, clinical, research, and community impact.
- Medical degree from an accredited medical school;
- Meets applicable credentialing and privileging standards for his/her specialty;
- Unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Texas (or the ability to obtain prior to appointment);
- Eligible applicants will be fellowship-trained, and board certified (or board eligible within five years of completion of fellowship) in vascular surgery by the American Board of Surgery.
- Eligible for a faculty appointment at the University of Texas Dell Medical School.
- Ability to work in a collaborative, multidisciplinary academic environment;
- Outstanding clinical teaching skills;
- Innovative self-starter with a commitment to excellence;
- Excellent communication, problem solving, and organizational skills;
- Eligible for appointment as an Assistant, Associate, or Professor rank in the Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care at Dell Medical School at UT Austin.
- Experience managing and delivery care through a multidisciplinary team;
- Familiarity and experience with value-based health care payment and delivery models;
- Proven track record of academic accomplishment
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
To apply, visit https://faculty.utexas.edu/career/70178