Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Internal Number: R0019875
University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a non-profit organization seeking driven individuals in both clinical and non-clinical areas to help transform health and medicine. Headquartered in Minneapolis, our organization employs more than 1,200 physicians, 300 advanced practice providers and 2,200 health professionals and staff throughout Minnesota and beyond.
Join us on a mission to advance medicine.
The Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery at the University of Minnesota is seeking a full-time board certified/eligible surgeon at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank on the clinician track. The Division is seeking an individual with expertise in colon & rectal surgery with particular interest and sophisticated training in colorectal oncology. The applicant must have sophisticated skills in open, laparoscopic, and robotic surgery. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate and collaborate in research projects and other academic/scholarly activities, as well as faculty development activities tailored to the candidate's career interests and goals.
The Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery combines the strengths of a major research university and Medical School, the Veterans Administration Medical Center and the clinical practices of the University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP) and Colon and Rectal Surgery Associates.
About the Department:
The vision of the Department of Surgery at the University of Minnesota is to be the preeminent department of surgery in Minnesota, serving patients of the world where groundbreaking research and outstanding training come together to produce the unrivaled care that we demand for our loved ones.
About the Division:
The division of Colon and Rectal Surgery treats the full range of colorectal disease including colon cancer, rectal cancer, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, benign colonic conditions, pelvic floor disorders, and anorectal disease. We specialize in minimally invasive (laparoscopic and robotic) surgery and have particular expertise in treating patients with complicated or sophisticated cancers and inflammatory bowel disease who require multidisciplinary or multi-surgeon care.
* Graduate of an accredited ACGME colon and rectal residency and/or fellowship training program.
* Board eligible/certified.
* Licensed or ability to acquire Minnesota Board of Medical Practice Licensure.
* Ability to acquire/maintain DEA certification in the State of Minnesota
* Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges
* Ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
* Outstanding teamwork abilities with partners and staff.
* Understands and places importance on patient care/service.
* Detail oriented and self-motivated.
* Education focused and a creative problem-solver.
This role is dually employed by the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians. Applicants should also complete an application for this position with the University of Minnesota.
Our benefits package was recently recognized for its competitive and inclusive nature. Some highlights include:
- Comprehensive medical and dental insurance plans
- As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we are a qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
- Best in industry 401K employer contribution
- Concierge services and a well-being allowance
More information can be found here: UMN Benefits and M Physicians Benefits.
M Health and Clinical Partnerships
Providers practice at affiliated locations under the M Health Fairview shared care delivery system. This partnership represents a teamwork between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to build a nationally known academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
University of Minnesota
The University of Minnesota is among the largest and most prestigious public research universities in the nation. The University Medical School is a world-class institution with a long history of leadership and discoveries that have changed the practice of medicine. The nearly 3,000 outstanding faculty members are committed to achieving excellence in research, clinical care, and developing the next generation of health professionals.
We are based in Minneapolis and consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America by U.S. News & World Report. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area offers a high quality of life and a low cost of living. You'll find excellent school systems, a robust economy, an award-winning culinary scene, museums of all types, outstanding theaters, and a reliable international airport. If you love the outdoors, you can enjoy all four seasons with the plethora of lakes, parks, and some of the country's best bike trails!
M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.