Acute Care Surgeon, Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Burn

Location: The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC) and the Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Burn within the Department of Surgery are recruiting for a Trauma/ Critical Care/Acute Care Surgeon to join our dynamic team of academic physicians. The position is split between two locations; the OSUWMC main campus and OSU East Hospital locations.

The successful candidate will handle trauma, emergency general surgery, and surgical critical care cases with a commitment to surgical education and patient-centered care. Opportunities for leadership development as well as translational, clinical and community-focused research are also available and encouraged.


  • Board Eligible/Certified in Surgery
  • Board Eligible/Certified in Surgical Critical Care
  • Eligible for State of Ohio medical licensure
  • Qualify for academic appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level – Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with previous training and experience

The Division of Trauma, Critical Care, Acute Care Surgery and Burn is committed to providing exceptional clinical care, education and research with a focus on community engagement. The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center on the main campus is an established Level I Trauma Center with 25 ICU beds. Overall, The Department of Surgery handles 2,300 surgical cases annually. OSU East Hospital opened its trauma center in September 2018 and has experienced an ongoing growth of patient volume. We have an accredited surgical critical care fellowship that matches four fellows each year as well as an acute care surgery fellowship.

The Medical Center has over 1,300 patient beds, performs over 44,000 surgeries per year, and has over 1.7 million annual outpatient visits. Established in 1914, the Ohio State Department of Surgery has a long and respected tradition of excellence in clinical care, research and education. The overall Department of Surgery is composed of nine surgical specialty divisions and seven centers. Collectively, the Department of Surgery performs over 21,000 cases annually and was ranked 6th according to the Blue Ridge rankings for NIH funding among surgery departments nationally. To learn more about Ohio State and the Department of Surgery visit our website

Visit our website, and discover how Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center is improving people’s lives.

Columbus, Ohio’s capital city (15th largest city in the country) has it all. From historic communities and suburban living to college crowds and nightlife – Columbus is a friendly Midwestern town with metropolitan style. The city is renowned for its leading technological companies, vast academic resources, thriving industry and eclectic mix of entertainment, dining, and shopping.

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.

Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and references to:

For consideration, please send CV along with a cover letter to:

Tiffany Bauman, MBA | Physician and Faculty Recruitment |
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center


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