Oslo University Hospital (OUH) is Norway’s largest hospital with over 20 000 employees and a budget of 20 billion NOK. It is a local hospital for parts of Oslo's population. It has a regional function for the inhabitants in the South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority, and it also has a large number of national functions. The Hospital is responsible for the majority of medical research and education of health personnel in Norway.
The University of Oslo (UiO) is Norway's oldest research and educational institution with 28 000 students and 7 000 employees. Professional breadth and internationally recognized research environments make UiO an important contributor to society. The Faculty of Medicine was established in 1814 and is Norway's oldest medical faculty. The Faculty works for progressive education, research and dissemination for the patients’ and society’s best interests. It is organized into three basic units and has approximately 1 500 employees (about 1 000 work years) and about 2 000 students.
A permanent 100% position as Senior Consultant is available at Department of Urology at the Division of Surgery, Inflammatory Diseases and Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital (OUS). The position is affiliated with a part time position as Adjunct Professor II/Associate Professor (20 % position) in Medicine (Urology) at the Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo (UiO). It is required that the position holder attends to both positions.
Regarding the full-time clinical position at OUS:
Department of Urology in OUS is Norway’s largest competence center in urology and is responsible for patient treatment at three main sites within OUS; Aker, Radiumhospitalet and Rikshospitalet and the applicant must accept work duties at all sites. There are 3 Senior Consultant positions in the department with an adjungated, part-time (20%) professor II/adjunct professor position. The Department of Urology has a large volume of activity within three main fields: urologic cancer, neuro- and reconstructive urology and general urology including stones and infections. The applicant is expected to take a leading position clinically as well as scientifically within one of the department’s key expertise areas.
- The working tasks will be allocated according to applicant qualifications and department needs.
- The applicant is expected to contribute to training of clinical fellows, run courses and participate in quality improvement routines.
- The applicant is expected to participate in the on-call roster of the department.
- The applicant must be prepared to perform clinical work at all sites within OUH.
- The applicant must possess a Norwegian specialist accreditation in urology.
- The applicant should have broad and extensive experience in the field of urology.
- The applicant must have relevant research experience and a strong motivation to contribute to the ongoing and new research activities at the department.
- Personal qualifications of the applicant, including documented collaborative skills, will be important.
- The applicant must be able to work efficiently and conscientiously.
- The applicant must be capable of empathic communication with patients and their families. Documented language skills in Norwegian or a compatible Scandinavian language is required.
Regarding the part-time academic position at UiO:
- We offer good opportunities for professional development in a great working environment with highly dedicated and skilled co-workers at a university hospital with unique access to leading expertise in many clinical and supporting medical subspecialities. The Department continuously aims to enhance the quality of the service through recruitment of applicants with particularly valuable expertise.
- Salary level for the position will be negotiated according to standard protocols.
For complete job description with qualification requirements and basis of evaluation on the academic position please see: https://www.med.uio.no/klinmed/om/jobb/stillingsbeskrivelser/2021-13987UrologyKIT.pdf
Applications for the academic part-time position must include:
Please scan and send the documents as PDF files.
- Cover letter and CV
- Complete list of publications
- Separate list of 10 most relevant publications to be evaluated specifically for the position (please send these publications attached in full text versions).
- Overview of experience in supervising PhD candidates, including names of the candidates, period of supervision, information on institutions and dates for the presentation of the theses, as well as specific information regarding experience as main- or co-supervisor for each candidate
- Description of qualifications regarding administration, leadership, teaching and foreign language skills
- Other relevant qualifications
See guidelines for designing the application, information for applicants, rules for appointments to Associate/Adjunct Professorships as well as rules concerning pedagogical skills: http://www.med.uio.no/om/jobb/veiledninger/index.html
Contact person Senior Consultant position OUH: Kristin Rennesund, Head of Department of Urology (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Enquiries about the application process related to the part-time position should be directed to Human Resources Advisor at the Institute of Clinical Medicine, Heidi Falch Ecklund, (e-mail: email@example.com or phone: + 22 85 92 27/90 73 03 48).