Tulane University School of Medicine’s Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery is currently seeking candidates for a Transplant Surgery clinical faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank.
Responsibilities will include participation in both the academic and research missions of the Tulane Department of Surgery. In addition to clinical duties at Tulane University Medical Center, University Medical Center of New Orleans and New Orleans Children’s Hospital, it is incumbent to have a strong interest and active participation in the education of residents and medical students.
Interested applicants should submit applications formally by accessing the link:
Questions can be addressed to Hoonbae Jeon, MD, FACS, Professor of Surgery, Chief, Division of Transplant Surgery at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.
Must be ABS Board Certified in General Surgery or equivalent
Must have finished ASTS-Approved two-year Transplantation Fellowship (Accreditation of the fellowship in liver transplantation is mandatory, and accreditation of hepatobiliary surgery is preferred)
Must be able to present up-to-date transplant and HPB surgery case logs during the fellowship and current practice, if applicable, upon request
Must be eligible to obtain Louisiana Medical License
Must be committed in teaching residents and medical students
Must have demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at Tulane University
At least, a year of post fellowship experience with constant exposure to liver transplantation and HPB surgery is preferred
Experience in laparoscopic living donor nephrectomy is preferred
Experience in living donor liver transplantation is strongly preferred
Internal Number: Interfolio 66974
About Tulane University School of Medicine
Department of Surgery Vision
Modern surgeons, leading a cascading impact to transform our profession.
We are successfully leading the transformation in surgery by focusing on these six strategic
• Our rich history has created the foundation for our latest innovations and forward
thinking strategies to cultivate education research and patient care. We expect each
member of our team to make a celebrated contribution to this well-known reputation.
• We are the clinical powerhouse of the Gulf South. Our surgeons are first choice among
patients and providers. We focus especially on organizing care for complex patients
and meeting the health needs of underserved populations.
• We develop the modern surgeon through a curriculum that drives excellence in
surgical skill and these four areas: effective teaming, learning systems, wellness and
• Our research is meaningful, unique and translates to clinical practice. Our academic
surgeons lead the way in shaping the guidelines that improve the quality and
efficiency of surgical practice.
• We successfully recruit diverse faculty and trainees from all populations and
geographic regions so our imp...act reaches into every community.
• We intentionally create an esprit de corps where the whole person thrives. Our alum
seek and hold leadership roles in our societies and in other centers, allowing us to spread our cultural principles throughout the surgical profession.