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Academic Trauma Surgeon and Chief

Recruitment Period

Open June 17th, 2013 through September 1st, 2014


The Department of Surgery at the University of California, Davis, Health System located in Sacramento, California, seeks to hire one or more with a maximum of two, full time Academic Trauma Surgeon positions at the assistant, associate or full professor level in the Health Science Clinical, Clinical X, In-Residence or Regular series. Exceptional candidates will be considered for Division Chief of Trauma & Emergency Surgery and Trauma Medical Director.

The selected candidate(s) will have responsibilities in this distinguished service, which includes trauma, general and subspecialty surgical services. Duties include; teaching, both resident and fellow instruction, clinical care, both inpatient and outpatient, research related to trauma services and participation in the Trauma and Emergency Surgery team conferences. The exceptional candidate will also play a critical leadership role in the growth of the service. Incumbent(s) will work collaboratively and integrate with our strong community partners.

Qualified candidates should have an excellent academic background; be board certified in both surgery and surgical critical care, have a commitment to research activity, and a CA Medical License before the start date. Exceptional candidates should be able to show a history of leadership and administrative experience relating to clinical and educational programs as well as successful research activities. All candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment. Salary and level of appointment will be based upon experience and qualifications.

Qualified applicants should apply online at UC Recruit by uploading a Letter of Interest outlining research, educational, and administration experience, curriculum vitae with bibliography, and the names and contact info of at least three professional references.

For more information, please contact the search committee chair, David H. Wisner, MD at: surgery.jobs@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

The position will remain open until filled through December 31, 2014.

“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.”

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More information about this recruitment: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00072




3-5 references required (contact information only)