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Apply now Job no: 232105-AS
Work type: Faculty Full or Part Time, Faculty-Full Time, Faculty-Part Time
Location: Rockford, IL
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services

Position Summary:

The Department of Surgery at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health is seeking a fellowship trained vascular surgeon to join its vascular surgery community practice at SwedishAmerican Hospital in Rockford, Illinois. The selected candidate will play an integral role with the current three vascular surgeons to enhance the overall vascular surgery service at SwedishAmerican Hospital. The candidate is also expected to assist with the growth of the vascular service throughout the region. Limited academic appointment through the Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin is also available.

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.

Principal Duties:

The ideal candidate will be an outstanding clinician, a team player, with a strong interest in developing and maintaining a successful comprehensive vascular surgery program. The successful candidate is also expected to participate in the teaching, education and training program of medical students, vascular surgery residents, and fellows. The incumbent will also be an active teacher/mentor in the vascular surgery residency program.

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

MD, DO, or equivalent is required. Additional training in Vascular Surgery required.

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Completion of Vascular Surgery fellowship. Candidates must possess clinical and academic credentials sufficient for appointment at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor rank. The candidate must have the credentials that meet the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health criteria for promotion or appointment on the Clinical Track. Rank will depend on candidate's interest and academic credentials.

License or Certificate:

Candidate is required to have or be eligible for a Wisconsin Medical License. Board Eligible/Board Certification in Vascular Surgery through the American Board of Surgery or equivalent. Must be eligible for enrollment as a billing provider and for all necessary hospital privileges.

Additional Information:

SwedishAmerican Hospital takes pride in the compassion and expertise it brings to the lives of patients and their families. A team-oriented work environment and commitment to excellence is the foundation for success. A competitive salary and fringe benefit package will be provided.



Work Type:

Full or Part Time: 50% - 100%

Appointment Type, Duration:


Anticipated Begin Date:

APRIL 01, 2021


ANNUAL (12 months)

Instructions to Applicants:

To apply, click "Apply Now" to upload a CV and letter of interest.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is March 19, 2021; however positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.


Cory Reithmeyer
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Official Title:


Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:


  The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

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