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Academic Endocrine Surgeon

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 16th, 2019

Last review date: Friday, Jan 17, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

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.

Description

The University of California, Davis, Department of Surgery
Academic Endocrine Surgeon

The Department of Surgery at the University of California, Davis located in Sacramento, California seeks to recruit a full-time Academic Endocrine Surgeon at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level in the Clinical X, Health Science Clinical Professor or In-Residence series depending on experience and qualifications. UC Davis is a large volume Level I Trauma Hospital with an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center and Level I Children’s Surgical Center.

The selected candidate will work within the Section of Endocrine Surgery at the UC Davis Medical Center. We are committed to providing world class care for patients with thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal disorders.

The candidate will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching, research and university service depending on academic series.

Basic Qualifications:
Qualified candidates must possess a medical degree. The successful candidate must have completed an approved Fellowship in Endocrine Surgery. Applicants for this position must be board certified/eligible in general surgery. Candidates should have a strong interest and expertise in high volume training in thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery and/or Robotics surgery (Robotics preferred, but not required).

The selected candidate must have an interest in developing a pediatric thyroid program in conjunction with pediatric surgery and be able to demonstrate experience in outcomes research using national databases. The candidate should have a strong interest in developing endocrine surgery education programs for residents and medical students. All candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
Additional training in trans-oral thyroidectomy techniques is preferred, but not required.

Additional Qualifications:
Candidates are required to obtain a California Medical License before the appointment start date. The candidate is expected to apply for a Fluoroscopy license within the first year of appointment.

Salary and level of appointment will be based upon experience and qualifications.

For full consideration applications must be received by January 17, 2020.
However, the position will remain open and applications will continue to be accepted until filled or through June 30, 2020.

Qualified applicants should apply online at UC Recruit: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF03316 by uploading a Letter of Interest outlining research, educational, and administrative experience; curriculum vitae with bibliography; statement of contributions to diversity, and the names and contact information of at least three professional references.

For questions regarding this position, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Michael J. Campbell, MD, FACS at: surgery.jobs@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu.

UC Davis commits to inclusion excellence by advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct. If you need accommodation due to a disability, please contact the recruiting department.

Under Federal law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally able to work in the United States as established by providing documents as specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Certain UCD positions funded by federal contracts or sub-contracts require the selected candidate to pass an E-Verify check. More information is available http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify.

UC Davis is a smoke & tobacco-free campus: (http://breathefree.ucdavis.edu/).

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Job location

Sacramento, CA

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Letter of Interest outlining research, educational, and administrative experience

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

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion - Contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion documented in the application file will be used to evaluate applicants. Visit https://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/faculty-equity-and-inclusion for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

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