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Family Planning Specialist

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 9th, 2018
Last review date: November 27th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: June 30th, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of California, Davis Health System seeks to recruit a full-time Family Planning Specialist. The position will be recruited at the Assistant Professor rank in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series based on experience and qualifications.

Applicants must possess an MD or DO with clinical care experience specializing in Family Planning. Applicants must be completing or have completed a Family Planning Fellowship, have clinical care experience specializing in family planning, and have formal research training through a Fellowship, MPH, PhD or similar degree. Experience with telemedicine within a family planning program is preferred. Ability to demonstrate active advocacy work with state or federal governments related to Family Planning is preferred. Applicants should have or be eligible to obtain a California Medical License. Applicants must have experience with training fellows, residents and medical students.

Chosen candidate will be responsible for clinical care in family planning and general gynecology; oversight of medical students, residents and fellows for issues related to family planning and general gynecology; and participation in a family planning research program to include federal, industry and foundation funding. Candidate will be required to provide mentorship as part of a formal residency and fellowship training program in family planning with other responsibilities which may include contracted work with local/regional freestanding reproductive health care facilities or associated programs at partner hospitals.

Applicants must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment, and be able to adhere to policies and procedures. Salary and level of appointment will be based upon experience and qualifications.

For full consideration, applications must be received by November 16, 2018.
The position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2019.
To apply for this position; a Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Contributions to Diversity and contact information for 3-5 references should be uploaded to

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Job location

Sacramento, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Diversity contributions documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit for guidelines about writing a diversity statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

How to apply

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  2. Provide required information and documents
  3. If any, provide required reference information
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