University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 85833



Working Title:
Pediatric Surgeon-Gundersen (CHS)
Official Title:
Degree and area of specialization:
MD specializing in pediatric general surgery
 Wisconsin medical license or eligible for
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Board eligible or board certified in pediatric general surgery. Appointment as associate professor (CHS) or full professor (CHS) will require that candidate's credentials meet criteria for rank established by UW School of Medicine and Public Health Guidelines.
Principal duties:
The Department of Surgery at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health is recruiting a fellowship-trained pediatric surgeon to join an active pediatric surgery practice with Gundersen Health System. The selected candidate will serve as the primary pediatric surgery provider at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, WI. UW Health has contracted with Gundersen Health System to provide pediatric surgeons and lead their Pediatric Surgery program. The selected candidate will assist in developing a robust pediatric surgery program within the Gundersen Health System market and in creating a statewide pediatric surgery program between the Gundersen Health System and UW Health.

The candidate must be board certified/board eligible in Pediatric Surgery. Rank will depend on candidate's interests and academic credentials. The successful applicant must have a strong interest in clinical practice and a demonstrated interest in education and training. The successful applicant will have an active role in the training, clinical education and education of medical students, residents and fellows.


A criminal background check will be conducted prior to hiring.
A period of evaluation will be required

  Employee Class:
 Academic Staff
Full Time Salary Rate:Negotiable
ANNUAL (12 months)
Term:This is a renewable appointment.
Appointment percent:50% - 100%
Anticipated begin date:JULY 01, 2016
Number of Positions:1

Application must be received by: MAY 17, 2016
Please send resume and cover letter to the contact below.
Questions about the position can be directed to:
Michael Bentz, Interim Chair, Surgery
Phone: 608-263-1367
600 Highland Ave   
Fax: N/A
Clinical Science Center   
Madison, WI 53792-0001   
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

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