Orthopaedic Surgical Oncologist, Assistant/Associate Professor
of Surgery and Perioperative Care
Dell Medical School
Surgery and Perioperative Care
Nov 10, 2021
Open until filled
The Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care at The University
of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School in conjunction with the Dell
Seton Medical Center are recruiting a full-time academic
orthopaedic surgical oncologist at the Assistant or Associate
Professor level to join the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and
partner in a robust, growing practice with our senior Orthoapaedic
Oncologist. The candidate must be board-certified in Orthopaedic
Surgery with Fellowship training in Orthopaedic Oncology. The ideal
candidate will have requisite skills to grow and maintain a
clinical practice in pediatric and adult orthopaedic oncology as
well as expertise in clinical teaching to join the curriculum for
Orthopaedic residents in tumor management. 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, with a
commitment to advance health equity as well as diversity and
inclusion, 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
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
- Serve as a clinical content expert in Orthopaedic Oncology for
Dell Medical School and Dell Seton Medical Center at the University
- Participate in strategic planning and other efforts directly
tied to the development and growth of the Divisions of Orthopaedics
and Surgical Oncology.
- Develop partnerships with referring physicians, hospitals, and
ancillary providers in Austin and Central Texas.
- Assist in the creation of a data and evaluation infrastructure
for regularly assessing the clinical quality and cost outcomes for
- Participate in the development and implementation of
Undergraduate and Graduate Medical Education curricula related to
evaluation and management of orthopaedic oncology patients.
- Develop and foster an atmosphere of scientific and academic
inquiry in conjunction with trainees and researchers within the
- Collaborate with other schools at The University of Texas at
Austin on multidisciplinary, value-based care models.
- Actively participate in the academic department by all required
- Integrate an equity framework of health and health care into
all aspects of medical education, clinical, research, and community
- Medical degree from an accredited medical school;
- Current Board certification in Orthopaedic Surgery (or board
- Unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Texas
(or the ability to obtain prior to appointment);
- Ability to work in a collaborative, multidisciplinary academic
- Outstanding clinical teaching skills;
- Innovative self-starter with a commitment to excellence;
- Excellent communication, problem solving, and organizational
- Eligible for appointment at the Assistant or Associate
Professor rank in the Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care
at Dell Medical School at UT Austin.
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/86924
- Experience delivering care through a multidisciplinary
- Commitment to and experience with excellence in diversity and
inclusion in education, clinical, research, and/or community
- Familiarity and experience with value-based health care payment
and delivery models.