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Musculoskeletal Imaging Associate/Full Professor of Clinical (X) Radiological Sciences

Application Window

Open date: April 19th, 2021

Next review date: Friday, May 21, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Wednesday, Jun 30, 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

Musculoskeletal Imaging

Position: Associate/Full Professor of Clinical (X) Radiological Sciences
Job Location: Orange, CA

Due to sectional growth and programmatic expansion, the Department of Radiological Sciences, University of California Irvine, is seeking an exceptionally qualified candidate for a faculty position at the level of Associate or full Professor of Clinical (X), Radiological Sciences, in the subspecialty of Musculoskeletal Imaging. The University of California Clinical (X) alignment (Clinician Researcher) is in the academic senate series, with expectations of teaching, research, service and clinical work.

The successful applicant must have an MD degree or equivalent, be board-certified by the American Board of Radiology, be fellowship trained in musculoskeletal radiology, and have a valid California Medical License (or be eligible for unrestricted licensure in the State of California). The applicant should have a strong interest in working collaboratively in a diverse environment. In consideration of this appointment, strong interests in mentorship, research, and teaching, as well as demonstrated experience in clinical operations are prerequisite. The successful candidate will have a reputation of academic and clinical excellence.

Requirements - The applicant must be fellowship trained in Musculoskeletal Imaging, and have a definite documented research and teaching interest in musculoskeletal imaging. Command of all aspects of musculoskeletal radiology is imperative, including MR, CT, and radiographic imaging, and image-guided procedures. Interest in ultrasound-guided procedures is a plus.

The University of California, Irvine Medical Center is a 411-bed tertiary and quaternary care hospital with all residencies. UCIMC is a Level 1 Trauma Center in urban Orange County. An outpatient imaging center with the latest MRI (3T and 1.5T), dual energy CT and PET/CT technology will open in Orange this fall. A new hospital and outpatient tower with the latest imaging is planned to open in Irvine/Newport in 2025. Research equipment include 3T MRI, 320-slice CT and PET/CT. There are collegial relationships with all services. UCI offers excellent salary and benefits with an incentive plan. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Orange County is world renowned for its natural beauty, perfect year round climate, gorgeous locales on the Pacific Ocean and incomparable recreational opportunities. Great cultural opportunities abound in Orange County as well as in nearby Los Angeles, 40 minutes away, and San Diego, 60 minutes away.

Application Procedure - You must submit your online application by logging in to UC Irvine´s RECRUIT System, located at:
Document requirements
• Curriculum Vitae.
• Cover Letter
• Statement of Research
• Statement of Teaching -
• Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance
Reference requirements
• 3-5 required (contact information only)

For further information pertaining to this recruitment please contact:

Vahid Yaghmai, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Radiological Sciences
University of California, Irvine Medical Center
101 City Drive South, Route 140
Orange, CA 92868-3298


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    MD degree or equivalent
    -Board-certified by the American Board of Radiology
    -Have a valid California Medical License (or be eligible for unrestricted licensure in the State of California).

Application Requirements

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

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