Academic Vascular Surgeon Opportunity
The Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Diseases and Surgery at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is seeking a faculty member at the Associate or Professor level. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with previous training and experience.
The successful candidate must be trained in all aspects of open and endovascular procedures including all arterial and venous disorders including, peripheral vascular, venous disease, endovascular, and aortic. The Division of Vascular Diseases and Surgery has an accredited vascular fellowship and an integrated vascular residency that will require participation in the training and development of fellows, residents, and medical students. The section also runs an ICAVL inpatient and outpatient Vascular Ultrasound Lab. The successful candidate will participate in regional and national conferences, conduct and develop clinical, translational, and/or basic science research, quality initiatives, and apply for grants/submit proposals and provide direct patient care. Leadership opportunities are available within the division, including in Education and Wound Salvage.
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center has two major hospitals for Vascular Surgery coverage, the Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital, and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center East Hospital. The section of Vascular Surgery and Department of Surgery are fully committed to providing support for an academically inclined candidate.
Ohio State’s Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital is a 165-bed facility, integrated within the Wexner Medical Center University Hospital which comprises an additional 1,500 beds combining the latest technology with patient-focused care. The Ross Heart Hospital averages over 600 vascular admissions and 1,820 Vascular OR procedures annually. Press Ganey/HCAHPs scores for patients in the Ross have been in the 97th percentile or above nationally since its opening 12 years ago.
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center East Hospital offers the full-service, high-quality care of a large medical center with the personalized touch of a community hospital. It is a 190-bed facility on Columbus’ East Side. Home to a Level III Trauma Center, East Hospital provides a full range of medical and surgical services to patients throughout central Ohio, including vascular surgery.
The Ohio State University Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute (DHLRI) employs a team approach to synergize discovery in biomedical research. DHLRI is now one of the largest heart and lung research institutes in the world where physicians, including vascular surgeons, and scientists have access to cutting-edge technologies. Through collaborative efforts with the College of Medicine Office of Research, investigators have a wealth of resources available for research, education, and training. The Grants Management Office within the DHLRI and The Ohio State College of Medicine Office of Research facilitates some of the most advanced research practices in the world.
Environment and Culture
The Ohio State University along with its academic partner The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is located in Columbus, Ohio, the state capitol and the 14th largest city in the United States. From historic communities and suburban living to college crowds and nightlife, Columbus is a friendly Midwestern town with metropolitan style. The city is renowned for its leading technological companies, vast academic resources, thriving industry, an eclectic mix of entertainment, dining, and shopping, and easily accessible opportunities for sports and recreation for participants and fans alike. The University and Medical Center are home to an exciting, growth-oriented culture of innovation and discovery.
The Department of Surgery, led by Timothy Pawlik, MD, MPH, MTS, PhD, boasts a broad array of clinical, research, and educational opportunities. The department is home to multiple R01 funded researchers, several training grants, and with over $15.5M in NIH funding, was ranked #5 in the Blue Ridge Rankings among departments of surgery nationally. Three of the top 50 funded Surgery investigators are in the department, and our investigators collectively occupy over 25,000 square feet of laboratory space within and around the medical center campus. The Center for Surgical Health, Assessment, Research and Policy (SHARP) is the newest addition to the department’s investments in a transformative plan to ensure that the Department is in the top five nationally among academic departments of surgery, and boasts broad analytic and administrative support.
For consideration, please send a CV along with a cover letter to:
Tiffany Bauman, MBA
Physician & Faculty Recruitment
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status
Practice where the ambition is to drive breakthrough healthcare solutions that improve people’s lives
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center will challenge you, reward you and give you the chance to make an impact through high-quality, safe, efficient, patient-centered care. As the only academic health center in central Ohio, we can offer you the personal growth opportunities and diverse patient cases that can fuel a career from day one to retirement.
As a valued member of a multidisciplinary team, you’ll have access to the resources, research and support you need to excel. The Ohio State University, one of the largest universities in the nation, furthers our dynamic environment and strengthens clinical practices with education and research possibilities as broad as your imagination. You can choose the track of practice that best suits your interests: clinical, clinical-research or research.
There’s room for everyone at Ohio State, regardless of your specialty or background: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center was just listed among the top five companies in the country on Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity list.
And for the 28th consecutive year, we’ve been ranked on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list. Because of our size, our patient population presents cases from simple to complex, with a range of unique co-morbidities. If you’re interested in challenging and expanding your medical expertise, come to Ohio State.
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Wexner Medical Center stats
- University Hospital
- East Hospital
- Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute
- Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital
- Brain and Spine Hospital
- Ohio State Harding Hospital
- Dodd Rehabilitation Hospital
More than 100 central Ohio facilities, including:
- Jameson Crane Sports Medicine Institute
- Talbot Addiction Medicine
- Ohio State Eye and Ear Institute
- Ohio State Integrative Medicine
- Walk-in Care Clinics
- AfterHours Care
- Nine multispecialty community locations
Ohio State is improving and expanding
Ohio State is committed to creating the model academic health center of the future. As part of this goal, we’ve dedicated $3 billion to creating new, state-of-the-art facilities for research, education and patient care.
These facilities include:
- A new, 840-bed inpatient hospital that improves multidisciplinary collaboration among specialties, including with The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
- Three large suburban outpatient care facilities that offer care from routine to specialty—even vision and dental care
- A new outpatient care center on our West Campus that features central Ohio’s first proton therapy treatment facility
- A 270-square-foot biomedical research facility with tremendous opportunities for collaboration and experimental research with its core lab space, wet labs and 15,000-square-foot vivarium
- An Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Center that will serve as the new home to Ohio State’s College of Medicine as well as the centerpiece of our health sciences program
Life in Columbus
We understand that relocating your life is a big deal, and you’re interested in what life will look like beyond the hospital walls. You’re in luck: It’s likely that Columbus has more than you expected. Of course, we love our city—it’s a great place to start out, to stay, to raise a family, to explore—but we’re admittedly partial.
From historic communities and suburban living to college crowds and nightlife, Columbus is a friendly Midwestern town with metropolitan style. The city is renowned for its leading technological companies, vast academic resources, thriving industry and eclectic mix of entertainment, dining and shopping.