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Qualfied Anesthesiologists (multiple specialties)

University of Iowa Health Care
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The University of Iowa Department of Anesthesia is seeking qualified anesthesiologists with interest and expertise in a variety of clinical areas to join our team. Opportunities are available in general anesthesia and several subspecialties, including Ambulatory, Cardiovascular/Thoracic, Neurosurgical, Obstetrical, Pediatric, Pediatric Cardiac, and Regional and Acute Pain Medicine.

Department leadership positions also are available for highly qualified individuals.

About Us

The UI Department of Anesthesia has its roots in the first formal anesthesiology residency program to be established at an American university. Today, the Department boasts more than 80 faculty members, 57 residents, and 12 fellows who provide clinical anesthesia services for more than 50 operating rooms at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, as well as procedural anesthesia services for Pediatrics, Radiology, and nearly 20 other surgical and non-surgical clinics and specialty suites. This broad range of services places the Department in the 99th percentile for diversity of surgical cases among U.S. hospitals.

Departmental faculty serve on editorial boards of major anesthesiology journals, provide refresher courses for the American Society of Anesthesiologists annual meeting, and serve as board examiners for the American Board of Anesthesiology. Department researchers are funded by the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Defense, and non-governmental organizations. The Department has an extensive and well-organized mentoring program for junior faculty and is proud of its tradition of providing a wide range of career development opportunities.

University of Iowa Health Care

UI Health Care is Iowa’s only comprehensive academic medical center, employing nearly 900 physicians and more than 2,500 nurses. UI Hospitals & Clinics is an 811-bed tertiary and quaternary care facility, including a Level I trauma center and the Stead Family Children’s Hospital, a 190-bed state-of-the-art facility. The Carver College of Medicine is ranked as one of the nation’s best public medical schools and offers a full range of accredited residency and fellowship programs. Its thriving research enterprise has received $2 billion in NIH funding over the past decade.



Qualified candidates must show successful completion of an accredited residency program in anesthesiology. Candidates must also hold an MD, DO, or equivalent degree and be eligible for licensure in Iowa.

Candidates must be board-certified (or eligible) in anesthesiology.

Requisition #68500



Anesthesiologist’s Role


The anesthesiologist will be responsible for actualizing our tripartite mission—clinical care, education, and research—as it relates to general anesthesiology or anesthesiology within a subspecialty Division. These responsibilities include:

Participating in team-based anesthesia care and personally providing anesthesia care

• Serving as a member of an interdisciplinary team, collaborating for effective patient outcomes

• Active participation in the academic activities of the Department and College of Medicine

• Supervising students, residents, fellows, SRNAs, and non-anesthesia rotators

• Providing developmental feedback to those under supervision, verbally and in writing

• Preparing educational materials, leading and/or attending academic lectures and professional development events

• Demonstrating commitment to promoting a diverse and inclusive team-based work environment.

Research activities are encouraged, though participation is not required for continued employment or promotion.


What We Offer

  • Nationally benchmarked salary and benefits
  • Quarterly clinical incentive package
  • Multiple paths for career growth, mentorship and leadership development
  • Seed funding for research
  • Protected nonclinical time to support goal-directed personal and division-related professional development
  • Opportunities to collaborate with clinicians and scientists throughout the University
  • Opportunities to serve on departmental and institutional committees
  • Active clinical research program that includes statistical and research coordinator support
  • NIH-funded Institute for Clinical and Translational Science, which includes collaboration with investigators from all 11 colleges on campus

Iowa City

The University of Iowa is located in Iowa City, a vibrant, diverse community in southeastern Iowa. The area offers affordable housing, low crime rates, excellent schools, Big Ten sports, abundant outdoor activities, and numerous cultural, musical, arts, and literary events. In 2018, U.S. News & World Report named Iowa the best state overall and ranked it in the top 10 in five categories: infrastructure (#1), health care (#3), opportunity (#4), education (#5), and quality of life (#9).

To apply: https://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/



Cynthia A. Wong, MD Professor, Chair, and DEO

UI Department of Anesthesia

Phone: 319-356-3868

Email: cynthia-wong@uiowa.edu

Web: medicine.uiowa.edu/anesthesia/

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consider- ation for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, reli- gion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

UI Health Care provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary patient care, has been an epicenter of groundbreaking research discoveries, and trains the next generation of leaders in medicine.


Posted: 2019-01-04 Expires: 2019-02-03

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