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Health Sciences Associate/Full Clinical Professor - Division of Gastroenterology

Application Window

Open date: September 28th, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Nov 16, 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: Monday, Sep 27, 2021 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.

Position description

The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology within the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for 2 full-time positions in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series at the Associate Professor or Professor level to lead our existing group of advanced endoscopists with the goal of developing an nationally-recognized program. The positions 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 3 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 candidates are 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, ESD, EUS, and ERCP as well as demonstrated excellence in teaching and leadership are required. A track record of research productivity is highly desirable. Candidates must have an MD degree and must be BC/BE in Gastroenterology and eligible for a California medical license. Rank will be commensurate with each 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.

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 November 9, 2020. This position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2021.

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.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Teaching

  • 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 for guidelines about writing a statement and why one is requested.

Reference requirements
  • 5 required (contact information only)