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Comprehensive Breast Surgeon

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 10th, 2014
Last review date: March 25th, 2015
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: March 25th, 2015
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.


The Department of Surgery at the University of California, Davis; School of Medicine seeks to recruit an outstanding Surgery Leader to lead our Comprehensive Breast Care Program within the UC Davis Cancer Center. This will be a full-time academic position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in the In-Residence, Clinical X, or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series depending on experience and qualifications.

The selected candidate will be the Chief of the Section of Breast Surgery and will work closely within the Division of Surgical Oncology and broadly within the UC Davis NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. The successful candidate will have substantial opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration and will be expected to leverage the strengths of UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center in translational research, including the development and implementation of clinical trials. The successful candidate will assume the role of leader of the Breast Program, spanning multiple departments within the UC Davis School of Medicine. Qualified candidates must have an excellent academic background with prior leadership experience in coordinating multidisciplinary teams of investigators.

Required qualifications also include the completion of an approved Breast fellowship or Surgical Oncology fellowship. Candidates must possess an MD and are required to obtain a California Medical License before the appointment start date; and will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching, research and university service depending on academic series. 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: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00236 by uploading current curriculum vitae with bibliography, letter of interest outlining research and teaching experience, and the names and contact info of at least three professional references.

For more information, please contact the search committee chair, Richard Bold, 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/JPF00236




3-5 references required (contact information only)