The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine seeks additional full-time faculty for clinical and research programs. Opportunities are available in the following areas: - Thoracic and foregut surgery - Adult cardiac surgery - Pediatric cardiac surgery - Cardiothoracic transplantation
Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Professor positions in tenure or non-tenure tracks are available at the University of Pittsburgh with rank and salary commensurate with experience and academic credentials.
Positions are open to all applicants who hold doctoral level education (MD, DO, PhD) and meet the minimum position credentials. Applicants for clinical positions must be board certified or board eligible and qualified for medical licensure in Pennsylvania. Positions are available until filled.
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military..., conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.