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Assistant/Associate Professor - Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

Application Window

Open date: December 21st, 2020

Last review date: Wednesday, Mar 17, 2021 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, Dec 20, 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

Orthopaedic Surgery: Trauma Faculty Position

DESCRIPTION

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UC Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for a highly qualified accredited orthopedic trauma fellowship-trained surgeon to complement its comprehensive trauma program. The position will serve in the Faculty Senate Clinical-X series with an academic rank commensurate with their experience and qualifications.

The UC Davis Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is the premier surgical service provider in the greater Sacramento region and beyond and is based on the UC Davis Health campus in Sacramento, California. Sacramento is an easily accessible, family-oriented city in close proximity to the San Francisco Bay area, Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the California coast, and Napa Valley.

REQUIREMENTS

This position will provide inpatient and outpatient care at UC Davis Health. This position will also include the teaching and supervision of fellows, residents, and medical students, as well as participate in departmental meetings, conferences, hospital and departmental committees. This position will participate in evening/weekend/holiday call for our UC Davis Health Hospital System.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

The candidate must possess an M.D. (or equvalent), have completed an approved Orthopaedic Surgery residency program, be board certified or eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery and be fellowship-trained in Orthopaedic Trauma. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in the State of California and/or have an active California medical license prior to appointment start date. Must have experience in and the ability to teach medical students, residents, and fellows. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and adhere to University policy and procedures. Demonstrated teaching experience in an academic clinical setting is preferred. Candidates in the Clinical X series must demonstrate the ability and experience to conduct scholarly/clinical/translational research, and must provide evidence of experience obtaining extramural funding and/or administering clinical trials (preferred).

APPLICATION PROCESS

For full consideration, applications must be received by January 31, 2021. However, the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2021. The following information is required: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and contact information for 3-5 references.

Qualified candidates apply online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF03866

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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: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.

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Application Requirements

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, 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.

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