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Inpatient Geriatrician - Assistant/Associate/Full Health Sciences Professor - Division of Geriatrics, Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Position overview

Salary range: The salary range for this position is:
Assistant - $190,000 – $237,000
Associate - $220,000 –$280,000
Full - $250,000 – $330,000
This position includes membership in the Health Sciences Compensation plan

Application Window

Open date: May 9, 2024

Next review date: Sunday, Sep 1, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Dec 31, 2024 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 Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Division of Geriatric Medicine, Hospice, and Palliative Medicine. at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for 2 full-time or part-time faculty member(s) in the Health Sciences Clinical (HSCP) series at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor rank in Geriatric Medicine. Faculty in the HSCP series are expected to engage in teaching, demonstrate professional competence and activity, scholarly or creative work, and University and public service.

We have multiple positions available for dynamic individuals to contribute to the advancement of our expanding geriatric program, capitalizing on UC Davis's unique resources, including one of the nation's most well-funded Alzheimer’s Disease Centers. Renowned for excellence, UC Davis ranks highly in Primary Care and Geriatric Medicine by US News and World Report.

Ideal candidates will be board-certified in Geriatric Medicine, demonstrating a passion for medical education alongside exceptional clinical and communication skills. The ability to collaborate effectively within our diverse team is essential. This position offers the opportunity to pursue either a Clinician-Educator or Clinician-Researcher track.

Responsibilities include providing direct patient care on the inpatient Geriatrics Consult Service as well as teaching medical students, residents, fellows, and advanced practice providers, and participating in further development of geriatric educational outreach initiatives. Candidates can pursue scholarly activities, creative work, educational, and research activities aligned with their interests and expertise. Qualified candidates, will be offered a leadership position as the Director of Inpatient Geriatric Services.

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Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

• M.D., M.D./Ph.D., D.O. or equivalent degree
• The ideal candidate will have strong clinical skills and interest in field
• Teaching experience at the undergraduate or graduate level

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

• Board certification/eligibility in geriatric medicine
• Medical licensure or eligible for licensure in the state of California
• ACGME accredited fellowship or equivalent experience

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

Reference requirements
  • 4-6 required (contact information only)
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