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Recruitment Period

Open September 6th, 2018 through Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)


The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is seeking energetic and creative academic board eligible/certified trauma orthopaedic surgeons for all ranks in the non-tenure track Health Sciences Clinical Professor series (Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor levels). Applicants should have specialty training experience that includes adult joint reconstruction, trauma related to lower extremities, degenerative diseases, and reconstruction. The successful candidates must hold a M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree(s) and be eligible for California Licensure. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The successful candidate will be expected to take part in the teaching of orthopaedic residents and medical students, demonstrate professional competency and activity and perform University and public service. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to cover trauma call related the lower extremities. We deliver clinical services at the UCI Medical Center in Orange and The Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center in Costa Mesa. The successful candidate should have a strong commitment to patient care and resident education, and an interest clinical research.

To apply, please visit:

All qualified applicants must apply by completing an online applicant profile and uploading the following documents at:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Three to five letters of reference

The recruitment may also be viewed at:

For additional information about the position or
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery you may contact:

Nitin N. Bhatia, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, Irvine Medical Center
101 City Drive South, Pavilion III Second Floor, Room 210
Orange, CA 92868-5382

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Orange, CA


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