Skip to main content

Clinical faculty opportunity in nationally-ranked academic orthopedic practice

Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
Closing date
Dec 21, 2024

View more

Surgery, Surgery, Orthopedic
Full Time
Position Type

Clinical: Clinical responsibilities of this position include developing a full-time hand/microsurgery academic clinical practice.

    Washington University School of Medicine enjoys strong brand awareness and has a reputation for providing premier clinical care regionally and nationally.The hand division at Washington University Orthopedics has a regional, national and international reputation for excellence in care, including all conditions of the hand, wrist, elbow and forearm in patients of all ages.We treat the simplest to the most complex conditions, including patients of our Complex Nerve Clinic, Limb Preservation Clinic and Young Athlete Center.

Academic Instruction: Academic responsibilities include active participation in, and commitment to, orthopedic fellow and resident education, including:

    Clinical training and teaching.Participating in conferences, journal clubs and related activities.

Research: The faculty member will conduct research (clinical, basic science, translational and/or biomechanics), working with researchers within the department and across Washington University School of Medicine. Our division has a long history of research contribution, with a focus on treatment strategies and outcomes for hand conditions.


Required: All applicants must have completed an orthopedic surgery residency and a hand fellowship training program, or be in the process of completing fellowship. All applicants must be board certified or board eligible, and must be eligible to obtain a permanent Missouri medical license.

Additional Qualifications: A dedication to excellence in patient care and teaching, and an interest in clinical, basic science, translational and/or biomechanics research.

For a full job description, visit

About Washington University Orthopedics


Our vision is to redefine excellence in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. Our mission is to have a national and international impact on orthopedics through excellence in clinical care, education, research and leadership.


Washington University provides comprehensive and competitive benefits, including:

    Competitive compensation plus productivity earning potentialYear-end bonus based on division profitabilityRetirement savings planWork-life balance resources, including family-care solutions for children and dependent adultsTuition benefits for employee, spouse, dependent childrenDiscretionary allowance for approved professional and education expensesFree MetroLink/bus passFree life insuranceHealth, dental, vision insuranceHealth savings (HSA) and flex savings (FSA) accountsLong-term disability insurance

For a summary of benefits, visit

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.

Apply for Clinical faculty opportunity in nationally-ranked academic orthopedic practice

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on JAMA Career Center you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert