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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Please send cover letter and CV to:

G. Ying Li, M.D.
Chief, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Michigan Health System
C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital
1540 E. Hospital Drive, SPC 4241
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-4241


Job Summary

The University of Michigan Department of Orthopaedic Surgery’s Section of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery is looking to expand our dynamic team. We are seeking a full-time faculty member who is fellowship-trained in pediatric orthopaedic surgery. We serve a diverse community of children and adolescents with a wide range of orthopaedic conditions. We offer a variety of clinical opportunities at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, as well as at our satellite locations and community practice settings. We also offer opportunities for teaching and research.

This is an excellent opportunity in a unique clinical practice with teaching and research at this major medical center while living in one of the best small cities in the country.

Michigan Medicine seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan and to maintain the excellence of the University. We welcome applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching, and clinical mission, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. The University of Michigan as a whole, is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons and will not discriminate against any individual because of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status.   The University of Michigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Required Qualifications*

 Candidates should have a M.D., and be board certified or eligible for certification in orthopaedic surgery. They should have completed an ACGME- or POSNA-accredited pediatric orthopaedic surgery fellowship program. Candidates should hold or have the ability to obtain the appropriate medical licenses in the State of Michigan. They should demonstrate outstanding clinical care abilities. The ideal candidate should also have an interest in resident/fellow education, clinical research, and scholarly activity.


Desired Qualifications*

It is desirable for candidates to have experience and skill caring for patients from diverse backgrounds and working with/mentoring diverse populations in academic training.

Underfill Statement

This position is posted as Clinical Assistant Professor/Clinical Associate Professor.  The rank of the selected candidate will depend on qualifications.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days.  The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


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