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Plastic Surgeon/Microsurgeon University of Iowa Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

The University of Iowa Department of Surgery is recruiting for a faculty position within the Division of Plastic Surgery. The ideal candidate would have fellowship training and an interest in reconstructive microsurgery. The candidate will provide comprehensive plastic surgery care, with a focus in breast reconstruction. Dependent upon candidate interests, other clinical services may include gender affirmation and lymphedema surgery. This position is open rank and may be either tenure or clinical (non-tenure) track dependent upon the qualifications and goals of the individual.

Candidates must hold an MD, DO, or an equivalent degree, have completed ACGME accredited training in a Plastic Surgery training program. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Plastic Surgery. Microsurgery fellowship training is strongly preferred. Applicants with established research are preferred and appointment to the tenure track requires research experience at a level which enables procurement of outside funding. Applicants will need to demonstrate effective interpersonal communication skills, be committed to ongoing performance improvement and to providing care as a member of a multi-disciplinary team, as well as possess a strong commitment to academic and clinical excellence. Dedication to enhancing an inclusive workforce and academic environment is desired.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth and related conditions), disability, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, service in the U.S. military, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preferences.

Successful candidates will be required to self-disclose any misconduct history or pending research misconduct investigation including but not limited to sexual misconduct in prior employment and provide a related release and will be subject to a criminal background and credential check.

To apply for this position, visit The University of Iowa website at, requisition #75136.

For additional information on this position please contact:

Jerrod Keith, MD

Director, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Department of Surgery

University of Iowa Health Care

(319) 356-7941


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