Loyola Medicine and Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine have an excellent opportunity for an exceptional surgeon to direct the Division of Intra-Abdominal Transplantation located in Maywood, Illinois.
The ideal candidate should be a nationally recognized leader with an established record of academic accomplishment in clinical care, research and education. The transplant program is a multi-organ abdominal transplant program. There is a new transplant fellowship. In addition, there is planned expansion of the current faculty and an affiliated VA poised for a new kidney transplantation program. The selected candidate will be committed to the continued growth and development of the abdominal transplant program, as well as supporting expansion of the hepatobiliary program.
The Division Director provides leadership, direction and ongoing administration and management for all aspects of the Intra-Abdominal Transplantation division including clinical service, teaching and research. The candidate is responsible for recruitment and retention of high quality faculty and is a visible and accessible mentor and role model to all division faculty, as well as planning and leading initiatives to facilitate clinical quality, academic and clinical productivity and enhancement of patient satisfaction. The Division Director works closely with the department leadership to develop and implement strategic plans and hospital administration to create well-rounded and efficient clinical services.
The selected candidate must have completed an ASTS certified program or a program of equivalent certification, be Board Certified or Board Eligible by the American Board of Surgery, and be licensed to practice in the State of Illinois at the time of hire. Salary will be commensurate with experience. The successful candidate will be at the rank of Associate or full Professor.
This is a unique opportunity to be part of a university-based academic environment.
Loyola University Medical Center offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.