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Job Title: Associate Professor/Professor & Division Chief, Plastic Surgery (T/TE)
Date Available: July 26, 2019
Location: Department of Surgery, University of Arizona College of Medicine (Tucson, Arizona)

The Department of Surgery, University of Arizona College of Medicine Tucson is seeking an outstanding leader to serve as our next Associate Professor/Professor & Division Chief of Plastic Surgery. Our surgical team prides itself on providing world-class, comprehensive, and compassionate reconstructive and aesthetic surgery service to patients. Our team consists of plastic surgeons, general surgeons, microsurgeons, and orthopedic surgeons who are expertly-trained to treat the full spectrum of injuries and conditions, including: complex wounds; lymphatic disorders; burns; breast; aesthetic plastic surgery; craniofacial; upper extremity; and hand.

Candidates must be highly motivated, energetic, self-starters, who will forge collegial and collaborative relationships with the many individuals and services who interact with the Department of Surgery.

The University of Arizona Department of Surgery, with more than 62 faculty members, is one of the largest multispecialty surgical groups in the state. Our surgeons provide outstanding patient-centered care, engage in cutting edge research, and mentor the next generation of surgeons, physicians, residents and students. The Department of Surgery is the place where people want to be.

The Department of Surgery supports the UA's diversity and inclusiveness strategic initiatives designed to create an inclusive environment for all faculty, staff, and students. The candidate is expected to support diversity and inclusiveness efforts in the department and college.

Tucson is the second-largest city in Arizona. Metropolitan Tucson's population is more than 1 million; this includes roughly 60,000 students and employees at the University of Arizona, the first university in Arizona, founded in 1885. This region is a world-class destination with many resorts and resources associated with larger cities. Boasting an average of 350 sunny days a year and warm dry air, Tucson's climate is ideal for year-round outdoor recreation.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

The University of Arizona has been recognized for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona and relocations services, please visit

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This search committee is led by: Dr. Bellal Joseph and Dr. Val Nfonsam. Inquiries can be emailed to:

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