Assistant/ Associate Professor- Cardiothoracic Surgery - 496710



Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

Job Description:

The Department of Surgery at the University of Toledo Medical Center invites applications for the full-time position as Assistant Professor/Associate Professor and in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. The successful candidate will be a surgeon-educator or surgeon-scientist with a well¬ established history of academic commitment and mentorship. The candidate will promote education and research collaborations across the institution and community, and enhance the education of medical students, residents, and fellows. With this position, there are great opportunities for innovative, educational, as well as translational or basic research at The University of Toledo


  • Provide direct patient care with the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, meeting the standard care expected of the Department of Surgery.
  • Participating in academic activities including teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows; research
  • Conducting clinical research trials and other assignments according to the needs of the Department

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Board certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, eligibility for licensure in the State of Ohio
  • Successful completion of a residency program or fellowship (if applicable)
  • Demonstrated track record of leadership and academic productivity
  • Credentials and experience at the level of an Assistant or Associate Professor
  • Strong leadership and communication skills


  • Retirement Benefits, including two pension plans
    • UTP has a pension plan with employer contribution.
    • UT Academic pension, through STRS or ARP
  • Eligibility for health, dental, vision, and life insurance coverage through the University of Toledo
  • Paid time off, paid parental and maternity leave
  • UT provides a Tuition Fee Waiver Program for Employees and Dependents
  • Long Term and Short-Term Disability
  • UTP opts out of FICA, reducing the employee's payroll taxes

About Toledo, Ohio:

The city of Toledo is located in NW Ohio near the western point of Lake Erie and along the Maumee River. Being the 4th largest city in Ohio, Toledo continues to grow as it is home to over 200,000 residents. There is much to see and do as it is home to 19 large metro parks with over 120 miles to bike, walk, and hike along the trails. Downtown Toledo is the hub for entertainment, as you can visit the Toledo Museum of Art, the Toledo Zoo, and the Toledo Symphony Orchestra! The city also partakes in numerous sports activities, from minor league baseball, golfing clubs, and hockey, which can all be found within a few miles of each other.

Toledo continues to be one of the most affordable places to live in the region. There are many different living options, from lofts in downtown to comfortable suburbs and villas. Toledo holds many high-quality schools and universities open for parents and students.

Conditions of Employment:

To promote the highest levels of health and well-being, the University of Toledo campuses are tobacco-free. To further this effort, the University of Toledo Health Science Campus Medical Center is requiring candidates for employment to be nicotine-free. Pre-employment health screening requirements will include cotinine (nicotine) testing, as well as drug and other required health screenings for the position. With the exception of positions within University of Toledo Main Campus and the University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, the employment offer is conditional upon successful completion of a cotinine test and Occupational Health clearance.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation.

The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.

The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please contact the Human Resources Department at 419-530-4747 between the hours of 8:30AM and 5:00PM or apply online for an accommodation request.

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