The University of Texas Medical Branch Assistant Professor - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand and Wrist Surgery in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications

Candidates should be a graduate of an approved medical school, have completed an approved residency training and orthopaedic surgery fellowship program, be Certified/Board Eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery and have a Texas Medical license without restrictions.

Salary Range


Specific Job Related Duties

The purpose of this position is to provide faculty support to meet the teaching, research and patient care needs of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation and assist in fulfilling UTMB’s threefold mission. The person in this position is responsible for providing direct patient care, including surgery, consultative services, outpatient services and care of hospitalized patients.

He/she participate in all teaching activities of the Department including conferences and lectures, bedside teaching and rounds; house staff supervision in the operating room, clinics and in-patient services; continuing medical education; and local, regional and national meetings.

Students include medical students, house staff, nursing and allied health students. He/she is also responsible for advancing clinical knowledge through his/her scholarly and research efforts and will participate in either basic research (laboratory) or clinical research and publication of scientific articles. In addition, the person in this position will have administrative responsibilities including supervising and evaluating residents, providing medical direction and participating in committee memberships at the departmental and Health System level.

Closing Statement


Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand and Wrist Surgery

Job ID: 52502

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: SOMED