Assistant Professor (Surgical Oncology) - Surgery - General Surgery (90002462)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7081355 (Ref.No. 7828-en_US)
Posted: July 19, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking an exceptional breast surgeon for a full-time faculty position in the Division of Surgical Oncology at the academic rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will join a team of surgical oncologists with the focus of this position's clinical practice at Baylor St. Luke's - The Woodlands Hospital. 


The 150 members of the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, ranked 13th by the U.S. News & World Report for departments of surgery, practice at iconic institutions within the Texas Medical Center and in the greater Houston Metropolitan area. The Department trains over 120 residents and fellows annually, including trainees in the only NRMP-listed residency track in global surgery. Our department Office of Surgical Research comprises 70 research specialists managing 80 grants and 130 active clinical studies supported by $10 million in extramural funding annually. 

Job Duties

The applicant should possess exceptional clinical skills and expertise in breast surgery and have a keen interest to contribute to our educational and innovative research programs. The successful candidate will join a highly skilled multidisciplinary team of clinicians and researchers focused the management of breast conditions including breast cancer. This is a new position aiming to develop the Woodlands breast practice as part of the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center and Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Minimum Qualifications

The successful candidate must be board certified or board eligible and qualify for medical licensure in the state of Texas. 





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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