Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor - Academic Endocrine Surgery

Houston Methodist

The Department of Surgery at Houston Methodist Hospital (at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas) seeks candidates (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor) to join a rapidly expanding, academic endocrine surgery practice; robust Division of Surgical Oncology and Gastrointestinal Surgery; vibrant and progressive Department of Surgery; and growing, top 20 U.S. News Cancer Center. Candidates must be completing/should have completed formal post-residency fellowship training in endocrine surgery and/or surgical oncology/complex general surgical oncology and be certified (or eligible for certification) by the American Board of Surgery. Selected candidates with previous, very extensive endocrine surgery experience (but without formal post-residency fellowship training) will be considered. Robust clinical expertise in the management of parathyroid, thyroid, and adrenal diseases/neoplasms is expected; experience with minimally invasive techniques will be an asset. The ideal candidate will be part of a multidisciplinary team of dedicated radiologists, endocrinologists, pathologists, and medical and radiation oncologists and will be expected to play an active role in disease-site focused tumor boards. This opportunity offers additional clinical opportunities for general surgery practice and includes limited on call coverage. Trainee supervision and instruction are a major component of the position. Education is primarily focused on general surgery residents and medical students. The candidate will be expected to actively participate in formal didactic teaching and conferences. A strong previous track record of academic productivity (peer-reviewed publications, intramurally/extramurally funded research, etc.) will be an asset. Research endeavors will be strongly encouraged and supported with opportunities for protected time via intramural clinician scientist, clinical trialist, and clinical educator awards; other intramural research grants; and departmental support. Recruited faculty will have opportunities for academic appointments at the Houston Methodist Academic Institute, the Houston Methodist Research Institute, and the Weill Cornell Medical College. Interested candidates, please forward a copy of your CV to Rob Henges - [email protected].

About Houston Methodist
Since its founding in 1919, Houston Methodist Hospital has earned worldwide recognition. Houston Methodist Hospital is affiliated with the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, one of the nation's leading centers for medical education and research. Houston Methodist is consistently ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospital” list and was recently named the number one hospital in Texas. FORTUNE magazine has placed Houston Methodist on its annual list of “100 Best Companies To Work For” since 2006. Houston Methodist Hospital directs millions of research dollars into patient care and offers the latest innovations in medical, surgical and diagnostic techniques. With 1,119 licensed beds, 67 operating rooms and over 6,000 employees, Houston Methodist offers complete care for patients from around the world. Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law. VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

Interested candidates, please forward a copy of your CV to Rob Henges - [email protected].