U Illinois Chicago Research Fellowship 2021-2022

1 month 3 weeks ago #38813 by UICOrthoFellow
We are now accepting applications for a research fellowship position at the University of Illinois at Chicago. It is a one-year salaried full-time research position in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery ( www.uicorthopedics.com/ )

The research fellow plays an active role in basic science as well as clinical research with multiple members of the orthopaedic faculty at the University of Illinois including the department chairman, Dr. Mark Gonzalez, and the residency program director, Dr. Alfonso Mejia.

There are no clinical responsibilities, but the fellow is welcome and encouraged to attend morning conferences, Grand Rounds, cadaver labs and sawbone workshops, and social events with the Illinois residents. You will learn a great deal about both research and Orthopaedics through working in the department among great teachers and residents. A majority of past fellows have successfully matched into an orthopaedic surgery residency position.

We would like the fellow to start by 05/17/2021 (though earlier is better).

If you are interested, please email the following to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
- your CV - include your phone number and any board scores - official report not required but preferred
- personal statement
- photograph
- a brief statement explaining your interest in the research position

Please note, this position is NOT open to individuals who have matched into an NRMP residency/training program for the 2021-22 academic year or have any other contractual commitment through NRMP. We'll be accepting applications from now until 4 pm CST on Friday 3/19/2021. Phone interviews will then be conducted and the position is expected to be filled early the following week. The current and past research fellows are available for any questions you may have about the position. We will have a follow-up post once the position is filled.

Thank you and best of luck!

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