The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, is seeking qualified Surgical Critical Care/Trauma Surgeons at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to join a growing Surgery Department and practice. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated excellence in clinical care, teaching and scholarly activity. Responsibilities will include sharing call on the trauma and emergency surgery service performing, critical care and resident and student education.
Applicant must be Board Eligible/Certified in General Surgery, have completed a Surgical Critical Care/Trauma Surgery Fellowship, eligible for a Texas Medical License and qualified to hold a faculty appointment in the Department of Surgery at the UTRGV School of Medicine and appropriate hospital staff appointments. Academic rank will be awarded commensurate with experience. Women, veterans and minorities are encouraged to apply.
The UTRGV School of Medicine, established in 2015 and newly developed clinical enterprise UTHealth Rio Grande Valley are in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley of Texas, a semi-tropical area known for rich culture, wildlife and economical living conditions, is expanding rapidly. The School of Medicine prioritizes social responsibility, respect, dignity, advocacy and community service – with a mission to improve health, and life, at the individual and community levels.