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General/Gastrointestinal Surgeon

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC) along with The Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery within the Department of Surgery is looking to hire a General/Gastrointestinal Surgeon with a focus in wound care to join its elite team of surgeons at the Comprehensive Wound Center. This position will include a focus on general surgery and wound care with a unique opportunity for wound care research as well as teaching medical students and surgical and non-surgical residents. The OSUWMC Department of Surgery, Division of General & Gastrointestinal Surgery participates in a comprehensive wound care program with referrals from around the State of Ohio. The opportunity is to participate in the Comprehensive Wound Center; experience with hyperbaric therapy is desirable. The position will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level and the candidate must have completed wound care fellowship program or have commensurate experience in wound care. This position is full time and will be based at Ohio State University East Hospital. The position offers the potential for growth and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.


  • Board Eligible or Certified in General Surgery
  • Successful completion of a wound care fellowship or equivalent
  • Academic experience a plus
  • Eligible for State of Ohio medical licensure
  • Qualify for academic appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with previous training and experience

As central Ohio's only academic medical center, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center values learning, development and innovation. We were named U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals, nationally ranked in eight specialties to include Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Geriatric, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery and Pulmonology. The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is ranked in excellence in the top 3 percent of U.S. hospitals, No. 2 hospital in Ohio, and Best hospital in Columbus for the past 24 years. Recently, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute has been named a 2016 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey.

Visit our website, and discover how Ohio State's Wexner Medical Center is improving people's lives.

Columbus, Ohio's capital city (15th largest city in the country) has it all. 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.

For consideration, please send CV along with a cover letter to:

Tiffany Bauman
Senior Physician and Faculty Recruitment
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

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.

Posted 7/12/2018

University of Virginia, School of Medicine

Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery

The Department of Plastic Surgery at the University of Virginia is seeking a Laboratory Specialist to work in the laboratory of Dr. Patrick Cottler. The laboratory supports the research efforts of the current faculty and residents and engages in a variety of clinical, applied, and basic science projects in the areas of regenerative medicine, biomaterials, and wound healing. This position will be responsible for assisting in animal experiments, conducting cell and tissue culture, experimental molecular and genetic assays, conducting basic mechanical testing, assisting in maintaining lab inventory and ordering lab supplies, maintaining lab equipment, and assisting and some training of residents, medical students, and undergraduate students. Additionally, the incumbent will assist PI with manuscript and grant submissions as well as maintaining clinical databases.

A Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Engineering, life sciences or a related field is required by date of hire. At least one year of experience working in a laboratory setting is required, and experience gained during college may be substituted for work experience. Require skills include, being familiar with animal surgery, cell culture, and have basic molecular and genetic assay and microscope skills and have excellent written and oral communication skills, strong problem solving skills, and the ability to work independently and as part of a team. The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Strong candidates are encouraged to apply to the posting at: or by searching for Posting Number: 0622516.

Direct Contact:

Patrick S. Cottler, Ph.D.
Director of Resident Research
Department of Plastic Surgery
University of Virginia
PO Box 800376
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0376

Posted 3/07/2018