Massachusetts General Hospital, a major Boston teaching hospital and affiliate of Harvard Medical School, seeks a Division Chief to lead the Thoracic Surgery Division of the Department of Surgery.
The Division Chief will lead all aspects of the clinical practice, educational programs, and research laboratories of the Thoracic Surgery Division at Massachusetts General Hospital, overseeing financial, personnel/faculty development, facilities/space, strategic planning and all other business and administrative functions. As Division Chief, this individual will also serve as a departmental and institutional leader, and will participate in various efforts and committees. S/he will help to lead institutional strategic planning and development activities and quality and safety initiatives. The Division Chief will seek to further the teaching and research missions of the institution, and as such, must qualify for a Harvard Medical School appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level.
The Division Chief must be a role model for clinical scientists and surgeons in training. The position, therefore, requires an outstanding surgeon who is a distinguished national and international leader in Thoracic Surgery as well as an exemplary teacher, with a background and outstanding accomplishments in research. The individual must have experience administering a sizable clinical enterprise.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of application and curriculum vitae to:
Keith Lillemoe, MD
Chair, Search Committee
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street – WHT506
Boston, MA 02114