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Assistant Professor, Transplant Surgery

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Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati puts education into action, ranking among the nation’s best urban public research universities. Home to more than 47,000 students, 10,500 faculty and staff and 330,000 alumni, UC combines a Top 35 research university with a physical setting The New York Times calls “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.”


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Job Overview

As one of the oldest medical schools in the country, the UC College of Medicine has a reputation for training best-in-class health care professionals and developing cutting-edge procedures and research that improves the health and clinical care of patients. In partnership with the UC Health academic healthcare system and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, College of Medicine’s faculty are transforming the world of medicine every day. The Department of Surgery is a top-tier department with world-renowned faculty and staff.


A full-time faculty position is available in the Department of Surgery as a multi-organ transplant surgeon with an interest in vascular access for a full-time, non-tenure track position. This position joins an active faculty group and busy transplant program dedicated to a clinical practice supporting transplant patients, oncology patients, patients needing access for dialysis; resident teaching activities of surgery residents and fellows; and clinical research. Candidates should have a clear interest in education of resident surgeons and medical students as well as demonstrate a commitment to an academic career through research, teaching, and supporting the department’s academic mission. The Department actively supports the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.

Essential Functions

Duties will include:

  • Responsibilities for the clinical, research and teaching activities for our students, residents and fellows.
  • This position will participate in the operating room, ward teaching, and the advising and training of fellows, surgical residents, and medical students.

Minimum Requirements

  • MD or equivalent.
  • Completion of a five-year accredited residency in Surgery.
  • BC/BE in General Surgery alone with specialty training in Transplantation Surgery or Vascular Surgery.
  • Licensure by Ohio Medical Board is required by time of appointment. 

Additional Qualifications Considered

  • Prior experience as a surgical attending in transplantation.
  • Ability to perform laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy.
  • Experience in vascular access surgery.
  • Solid organ abdominal transplantation with special interest in kidney and pancreas transplant and comprehensive vascular access services.
  • Specific interest in dialysis access, end-stage renal disease and kidney transplantation.

Compensation and Benefits

UC offers a wide array of complementary and affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational, health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility varies by position and FTE.

  • Competitive salary range dependent on the candidate's experience.
  • Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.
  • Flexible spending accounts and an award-winning employee wellness program, plus an employee assistance program.
  • Financial security via our life and long-term disability insurance, accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans.
  • Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick leave, annual holidays, and winter season days in addition to paid parental leave.
  • Tuition remission is available for employees and their eligible dependents.
  • Enjoy discounts for on and off-campus activities and services.




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 82681


Assistant Professor, Transplant Surgery

Date:  Jun 19, 2022

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Main Campus

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

Job Segment: Clinical Research, Medical Research, Vascular, Dialysis, Healthcare, Research