Opportunity Details

Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery

Commensurate w/Experience

Faculty (Full Time): Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery Division; WUSM Orthopedic Surgery


Washington University School of Medicine’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery — Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery Division — seeks a full-time clinical faculty member (assistant or associate professor commensurate with experience), to join our high-volume practice.

• This full-time position offers tremendous opportunity for rapid clinical practice growth, clinical and translational research, and participation in our resident and fellow education programs.
• The successful candidate will play a major role in the development of our expanding clinical practice and will be fully integrated into the academic activities of the department and adult reconstruction division.
• Washington University School of Medicine enjoys strong brand awareness and has a reputation for providing premier clinical care regionally and nationally.
• The adult joint reconstructive surgery division at Washington University Orthopedics has an international reputation for excellence in care, from robotics in joint replacement to the latest in surgical techniques and protocols.
• Our specialists work as a multidisciplinary team to evaluate, diagnose and treat a wide array of hip and knee conditions — from everyday joint degeneration to the most complex deformities.

Academic Instruction:

Academic responsibilities include active participation in, and commitment to, orthopedic fellow and resident education, including:
       • Clinical training and teaching.
       • Participating in conferences, journal clubs and related activities.


The faculty member will conduct research (clinical, basic science, translational and/or biomechanics), working with researchers within the department and across Washington University School of Medicine. Our research coordinators have a long history of research contribution.



Required: All applicants must have completed, or be in the process of completing, a joint reconstruction fellowship training program. All applicants must be board certified or board eligible, and must be eligible to obtain a permanent Missouri medical license. 

A dedication to excellence in patient care and teaching, and an interest in clinical, basic science, translational and/or biomechanics research.



CONTACT: Please email a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to:


Debbie Long, Administrative Assistant to John Clohisy, MD

Daniel C. and Betty B. Viehmann Distinguished Professor of Orthopedic Surgery

Chief, Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery




Debbie Long




No end date

An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer

Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. It is the university’s policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability, or genetic information. 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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