Virginia Commonwealth University & VCU Health System Medical Center
Multi-Organ Transplant Surgeon
The Hume-Lee Transplant Center at the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System is inviting applications from experienced, board-certified, liver transplant surgeons with at least 5 years of clinical experience post-fellowship to join a multi-organ (kidney, liver, pancreas) transplant program. This position will require significant experience in liver transplants particularly in living liver donor transplants.This surgeon will be expected to assist in leading the liver transplantation program under the direction of the Chair of Transplantation and the current Medical Director. This is an academic multi-organ transplant surgery position in a mature transplant program with an ASTS-approved (liver, kidney) transplant fellowship training program, that is currently performing over 80 liver and 140 kidney transplants annually. A small number of kidney-pancreas and pancreas after kidney transplants are performed each year as well.
The candidate should have strong interest in academic research and administrative duties, and will be actively participating in teaching of students, residents and fellows. Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU is required. This position is a mid to senior career, non-tenure eligible position on the collateral track. Appointments will be at Associate Professor or Professor level. Salary commensurate with experience.
Richmond and surrounding towns in Central Virginia include a population of 1.5 million and is the seat of the government of State of Virginia. It has a growing economy and excellent public schools to go with mild winters and easy access to many exciting destinations including Washington DC, Virginia Beach, Outer Banks-NC and Shenandoah National Park.
Application review will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.