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21-22 Professor of Clinical X, All Ranks

Application Window

Open date: February 4th, 2022

Most recent review date: Friday, Jul 1, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Friday, Sep 30, 2022 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

21-22 Professor of Clinical X, All Ranks

The Department of Surgery in the School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, anticipates openings for physicians in its various divisions. These openings will be at the level of Assistant Clinical Professor or above (non-tenure), depending upon the candidate’s qualifications, and will be in the Professor of Clinical X series.

Surgical Divisions include the following: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Emergency General Surgery (EGS), Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Transplantation Surgery, Trauma Surgery, and Vascular Surgery

Requirements – An M.D. or M.D./Ph.D., board certification or board eligibility in specialty, and a California Medical License are required. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with training, qualifications, and experience.
Strong interest and demonstrated abilities in delivering patient care in an academic clinical setting, teaching residents and medical students, and providing service to the university are required.

The University of California established Professor of Clinical X series to recognize outstanding clinician-scholars. You will be expected to generate clinical support throughout their careers and are encouraged to obtain extramural grant support. Faculty in the Professor of Clinical X series at the Assistant Professor rank have appointments with specified ending dates. Appointments of Clinical X faculty at the Associate and full Professor rank may or may not have a specified ending date.
The major criteria for appointment to Associate Professor of Clinical X is distinction in teaching and mentoring, professional competence, and creative activity that involves dissemination. Significant contributions in the areas of creative and scholarly activity must be made and disseminated, e.g., in a body of publications, in teaching materials used elsewhere, or in improvements or innovations in practice adopted elsewhere. You are also expected to achieve regional and national recognition for professional competence, contributions, and service to the profession.

To apply, interested candidates should visit UC Recruit:, complete an online application profile and upload application materials electronically (CV, statement of teaching, statement of contributions to diversity).

The Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, and University of California, Irvine value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Please include a self-statement that explains your contributions to inclusive excellence in the areas of service, teaching, research/creative activity and how your work will further these ideals.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

An M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. and board certification or board eligibility in specialty are required.

Application Requirements

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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