Cardiovascular Perfusion Faculty Position

Position: Cardiovascular Perfusion Faculty Position

Location: Medical University of South Carolina - Charleston, SC

Description: Want to make a difference in the in the future of cardiovascular perfusion? Come train the next generation of Certified Clinical Perfusionists (CPP) at the prestigious academic medical center, Medical University of South Carolina, in the award-winning city, Charleston SC.

We are seeking a motivated, forward-thinking CCP who has demonstrated skills in leadership, perfusion education, and clinical practice. The position includes opportunities for teaching, curriculum development, scholarship, clinical practice and student advising.

About Us: MUSC is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and recognized for its integration of technology, simulation, clinical excellence, and professional advocacy. The Division of Cardiovascular Perfusion is housed in the Department and College of Health Professions known for excellence in interprofessional education. The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) has served the citizens of South Carolina since 1824. As South Carolina's only comprehensive academic health center providing a full range of programs in the biomedical sciences, MUSC is engaged in activities at the state, national, and global levels. More than 2,700 students in six colleges (Dental Medicine, Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy) study for degrees at the baccalaureate, masters, doctoral, and other professional levels The College is a national leader in education, scholarship, and research.

Charleston, SC seamlessly blends historic charm with modern conveniences and coastal living. Charleston has consecutively been voted the “best city” in the U.S. from both Conde’ Nast Travelers Magazine and Travel + Leisure. Whether you are interested in architecture, history, arts & culture, premiere dining, outdoor recreation, or beautiful beaches, Charleston SC has it all.



Minimum of five years clinical experience
Preparation in the basic and clinical sciences relevant to perfusion practice
Prior classroom teaching experience
Knowledge of clinical practice and professional issues
Active certification as a CCP
Master’s degree required

The most competitive candidates will have a record of expertise in clinical and/or didactic education, experience in curriculum development, academic scholarship, and professional association involvement. The ideal candidate will have completed a doctorate degree or be in the process of obtaining one. Candidates without a doctorate must agree to completing a doctorate degree within the first five years of employment. The position is tenure track eligible. Academic rank is commensurate with credentials and experience.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Contact: Interested applicants can apply online at:

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AmSECT Membership Eligibility

An Active Member shall be any perfusionist active in the practice of extracorporeal circulation technology. There are also opportunities to become a Transitional Active Member for those less than a year removed from graduation from an approved accredited training program. Other options include; an Associate Membership, International Membership, Perioperative Blood Management Clinician Membership, and Student Membership.

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