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Date Posted: 28-JUL-2017
PIN Number: #23233
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY
Description: The Department of Surgery at the University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine (UTGSM) is seeking applications for a Cardiothoracic Surgeon position. This will be an academic appointment at the Assistant Professor level or higher, with rank to be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The candidate must have an interest in and commitment to teaching and research. Additionally, the successful candidate must be board eligible or certified in cardiothoracic surgery.

Responsbilities of this position will include the active practice of cardiothoracic surgery, and participation in teaching and research activities. This position will serve as attending surgeon in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, and will assist in resident/fellow teaching programs. Candidates must demonstrate organizational, administrative, technical, research and patient care skills. This position will remain open until filled.

Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and equal opportunity.

Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae to:
Raymond Dieter, Jr., MD
Professor and Chief
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville
1924 Alcoa Highway, U-11
Knoxville, TN 37920
Phone: 865-305-9244

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admissions without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.

Eligibility and other terms and conditions of employment benefits at The University of Tennessee are governed by laws and regulations of the State of Tennessee, and this non-discrimination statement is intended to be consistent with those laws and regulations.

In accordance with the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, The University of Tennessee affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or disability in its education programs and activities, and this policy extends to employment by the University.

Inquiries and charges of violation of Title VI (race, color, national origin), Title IX (sex), Section 504 (disability), ADA (disability), Age Discrimination in Employment Act (age), sexual orientation, or veteran status should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity (OED), 920 Madison Avenue, Suite 825, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, telephone 901-448-7382 (V/TTY available). Requests for accommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at the Office of Equity and Diversity.