Join the AAOS Team

Join our team of talented, motivated, and hard-working professionals – all with a shared commitment to helping orthopaedic surgeons from across the globe provide exceptional care for their patients.

With offices in Rosemont, Illinois, and Washington, DC, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) provides education programs for orthopaedic clinicians and is the trusted source of information on bone and joint conditions, treatments, and related issues.

Our core values – leading to serve, shaping the future, excellence together – unite our staff as we work to support one another and our members to promote our vision as the trusted leaders in advancing musculoskeletal health.

We have the following staff position(s) available:

Career Opportunities

You enjoy using your solid administrative skills to support and enable those around you to succeed, while using a collaborate mindset. You manage many tasks simultaneously in a dynamic environment, never losing sight of utilizing your excellent listening and communication skills. You have the innate ability to work independently, while exercising initiative and using sound decision making. Your
You have a passion for the details, and the ability to explain them. Your skilled financial leadership and organization skills are bar none, especially when setting budgets, providing guidance on tax and compliance issues, and contributing to an organization’s financial strategy. You have mastered the art of negotiation and are skilled in working with and guiding teams, while using your
You are known for your “can-do” attitude and capacity to consistently go over and above. You are a continuing medical education professional, always delivering the highest level of service to members. Your passion for learning and your growth-mindset encourages you stay flexible and adaptable, while seeking ways to improve upon the status quo. You are initiative-taking, creative, and radiate
You enjoy supporting and contributing to a team that delivers exceptional results and has the track record to prove it. You are happiest in an environment that is dynamic and exciting. You are known for your ability to roll up your sleeves and get the job done. You are diplomatic and assertive while keeping the work on track. You listen, discern needs, and then deliver on those requests. The…
You inspire trust from those around you by using exceptional prioritizing abilities, which highlight your logistical expertise. Using innovation, you have the ability improvise and provide informed solutions. You provide excellent judgement and guidance while aligning yourself with the values of a mission driven organization. You have high emotional intelligence, which helps you develop and
You are a natural leader and mentor, who is encouraging, supportive and earnest. You effortlessly develop meaningful and harmonious connections with team members and stakeholders. You are adept at providing open communication, motivation, and appreciation. You are future thinking, focused on patterns and possibilities, in an optimistic way. You see every experience and interaction as an
You have an effortless and efficient communication style, with a customer first attitude. You enjoy building and maintaining relationships, while working within a cross-functional environment. You are known for your ability to think both logically and creatively and can apply these methods to new situations. You use your excellent analytical skills and ability to quickly troubleshoot problems
This position directly impacts the lives and welfare of patients experiencing musculoskeletal health issues by evaluating the efficacy of orthopaedic treatments used by surgeons across the world. This job is right for you if you have a natural sense of curiosity, enjoy finding answers to healthcare questions through published research, and have academic background in the health or life sciences.
You bring collaboration, innovation, ingenuity and a positive outlook to everything you do. You are known for ensuring customers, both internal and external, achieve desired their outcomes. You constantly look for ways to bring value to members and the organization. You understand how critical relationship-focused client management is and create mutually beneficial outcomes that align with an
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