Specific Title: Director of Thoracic Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support
Location: IU School of Medicine
Department: IUSM - Surgery - Cardiothoracic
Campus: IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
Director of Thoracic Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support / Faculty – Indiana University School of Medicine
Indiana University School of Medicine is opening a search to fill the Director / Faculty vacancy of a growing program that performed 65 lung transplants, 14 heart transplants, 23 VAD's, and just over 90 ECMO's in 2017. Appointment on the clinical or tenure track and level to be determined by qualifications and experience. Our faculty work in clinical environments and help educate our learners. They also participate in various research activities. To learn more about the Department of Surgery or the Cardiothoracic Division please follow this link: https://medicine.iu.edu/departments/surgery/
IUSM is located in Indianapolis, the 12th largest city in the nation and the state capital. Forbes magazine recently listed Indianapolis as one of the 10 best downtown’s in the country. The cost of living is below the national average despite tremendous growth. The city enjoys a healthy arts community, with internationally recognized symphony, opera, and ballet companies and excellent museums, including the world's largest children's museum. It is home to professional football, men's and women's basketball, baseball, soccer, and hockey teams. Please visit http://www.indy.org or http://medicine.iupui.edu/AboutIndy/ to learn more about Indianapolis.
Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer, M/F/D/V.
MD board certified in Thoracic Surgery with a specialty of Heart and Lung Transplant.
Required to have 5-10 years of experience.
Required to have the minimum annual number of transplants for UNOS directorships
Must possess or have the ability to obtain an Indiana state license
Requires knowledge of policies and procedures for area.
Demonstrated clinical and leadership ability and experience to perform duties and responsibilities
Work effectively in a surgical service environment.
Collaborate and successfully interact with a multi-disciplinary team to promote high-quality patient outcomes.
Requires excellent interpersonal skills and clear written and verbal communication skills.
Department Contact for Questions:
Shelly Moore HR Business Partner Dean’s Office/Department of Surgery
OAA #: IUSM003882016
Internal Number: 6030
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.