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Health Sciences Associate/Full Clinical Professor - Division of Gastroenterology

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 25th, 2019

Next review date: Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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 Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology within the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for one full-time position in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series at the Associate Professor or Professor level in the to lead our existing group of advanced endoscopists with the goal of developing a nationally-recognized program. The position will be dedicated to growing a regional referral base and directing the Advanced Endoscopy practice while providing outstanding patient care and education in the area of advanced endoscopy. Additional responsibilities will include educating fellows and working with current faculty to improve upon the current curriculum of the Advanced Endoscopy fellowship.

The Division currently includes 16 full-time faculty and 2 nurse practitioners. Referrals come from within an extensive primary care network, active colorectal and hepatobiliary services, an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, and from the surrounding region. In addition to inpatient consultative services, the Division has clinics and outpatient endoscopy units at 4 locations throughout the greater Sacramento region including a new and expansive clinic with 4 outpatient endoscopy suites. A new endoscopy unit at the UC Davis Medical Center will open in 2021 and include 4 dedicated rooms for advanced procedures.

The successful candidate is expected to have training and experience in advanced endoscopy including a minimum of 4 years post-fellowship training experience in a high-volume advanced endoscopy practice. Competence in endoscopic mucosal resection, EUS, and ERCP and demonstrated excellence in teaching are required. A track record of research productivity is highly desirable. Candidate must have an MD degree and must be BC/BE in Gastroenterology and eligible for a California medical license. Rank will be commensurate with candidate’s qualifications and experience. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment.

The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.

Qualified applicants should upload a cover letter, statement of teaching, contact information for five references, and their curriculum vitae online at

For first full consideration, applications must be received by January 31, 2020. This position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2020.

The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:

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UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any property owned or leased by UC Davis- indoors and outdoors, including parking lots, and residential space.

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 5 required (contact information only)