Chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Sep 05, 2021
Oct 05, 2021
Full Time



Division Chief



The University of Michigan is seeking candidates for the position of Chief of the Division of Colorectal Surgery. The Division has 5 board-certified colon and rectal surgeons and 2 Advanced Practice Providers engaged in a broad and busy practice including colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, anorectal surgery and the full range of colon and rectal surgery. The faculty perform over 1200 operations per year, and have significant academic and scholarly pursuits, including externally funded research.

The Department of Surgery at the University of Michigan is nationally recognized for excellence in patient care, education, and research. Our group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate surgical care.

Applicants must be board eligible or certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Requirements include completion of an ACGME-accredited residency in Colon and Rectal Surgery, and a track record of academic excellence, with experience in leadership positions involving resource management, mentorship and education. The academic rank for this position will be commensurate with the applicant’s credentials. Please send your curriculum vitae to:

Dana A. Telem, MD, MPH

Lazar J. Greenfield Professor and Section Head, General Surgery

2920 Taubman Health Care Center

The University of Michigan Health System

1500 East Medical Center Drive

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5331



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Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The Section of General Surgery in the Department of Surgery is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status, except as allowed by the need for bona fide occupational qualifications. Reasonable accommodation will also be provided to persons with disabilities, to disabled veterans, and to accommodate religious practice.