Opportunity Details

Orthopaedic Surgery


Instructor/Assistant Professor

Faculty (Full-Time), Foot and Ankle Division, WUSM Orthopaedic Surgery


Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is seeking a board-certified/board-eligible, fellowship trained, orthopaedic surgeon to join our active Foot and Ankle Division. Responsibilities of this position include development of a full-time academic clinical practice encompassing a wide spectrum of foot and ankle conditions as well as education and research.



The Foot and Ankle Division at Washington University Orthopaedics/Barnes-Jewish Hospital consists of three full-time faculty orthopaedic surgeons who are recognized nationally and internationally as leaders in their field. The Division is dedicated to the highest quality of patient care, the education of orthopedic trainees, and foot and ankle research. In addition to faculty, the Foot and Ankle Service consists of two orthopaedic nurse practitioners, two orthopaedic residents and one orthopaedic fellow, with intermittently rotating third and fourth year medical students. The practice is ranked among the best orthopaedic practices and holds the distinction of being listed on the Honor Roll by U.S. News & World Report. We are the "practice of choice" for professional sports teams in St. Louis, including the Blues hockey team. We also serve as team physicians for all of the Washington University athletic teams.


All applicants must have completed fellowship training and be Board Certified, or Eligible. Must be eligible to obtain a permanent Missouri license.



Dedication to exceptional patient care

• Active participation in, and commitment to, orthopaedic resident, fellow and medical student education in the clinical setting, with participation in teaching rotations, conferences, labs and journal clubs

• Engage in cooperative research activity as a primary investigator as a well as a collaborator with faculty and trainees in the division, department and throughout the School of Medicine

• Seek continued professional growth through mentoring, personal scholarship and through participation and leadership within regional and national professional orthopaedic associations.


Please submit electronically a letter of interest and Curriculum Vitae to the email below.

Visit us at: https://www.ortho.wustl.edu/




Jeffrey Johnson, M.D. Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery





An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer

Washington University seeks an exceptionally qualified and diverse faculty; women, minorities, protected veterans and candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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