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Chief of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Application Window

Open date: April 12, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Aug 31, 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: Thursday, Dec 15, 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

The Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery is seeking a full-time surgeon for a leadership role in the Division as a Professor of Clinical-X Series or the Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series at the Associate or Full Professor Level. We expect the successful candidate to have clinical activity, as well as research activity with an interest in basic/translational discovery or health services research and conduct teaching activities. The candidate is expected to have an emphasis on a trajectory towards obtaining extramural funding and career development as a surgeon-scientist.

The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Clinical-X Series or the Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.
Faculty rank and series will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. Candidates should have an MD or MD/ PhD with board certification/ eligibility.
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Application Instructions: To apply, interested candidates should visit UC Recruit: to complete an online application profile and upload application materials electronically (CV, statement of teaching, statement of contributions to diversity). Only applicants with complete applications will be considered.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Board Certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon
Advanced skills in minimally invasive colon and rectal surgery
Significant demonstrated interest in teaching and future research collaboration
M.D. or M.D./Ph.D.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required
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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.

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