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Health Sciences Clinical Instructor

Position overview

Salary range: $68,000

Application Window

Open August 12, 2022 through Friday, Jun 30, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

Position: Health Sciences Clinical Instructor

The Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of California, Irvine anticipates openings for physicians in its various divisions. These openings will be at the level of Clinical Instructor, in the Health Sciences Clinical Series (non-tenured).

The Health Sciences Clinical Instructor will be primarily responsible for clinical instruction at UC Irvine Medical Center and/or affiliated sites in Orange County. The Health Sciences Clinical Instructor will also assist with formative and summative assessment and simulated activities related to the undergraduate
and postgraduate programs. Clinicians interested in pursuing a one -year or two-year Fellowship in sub-specialty training programs within the Department of Neurological Surgery practice will be given the opportunity to be a part of a dynamic department that provides care in UC Irvine Health clinical locations, including the UC Irvine Health Medical Center, a modern facility with state -of-the -art operating rooms

Due to the clinical nature of the clinical training programs, strong consideration will be given to candidates that have a current clinical background and have worked in a clinical environment in the past 3-5 years. The incumbent must be able to use instructional technology, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, have effective management skills and be able to work a flexible schedule that occasionally may include evenings or weekend assignments.

Requirements - Applicants should be board-certified or board-eligible in appropriate board specialty and required training through an ACGME approved residency training program. Positions are dependent upon funding. Rank will be determined based on qualifications and experience. Initial appointments are for one year and renewal is based on availability of support. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

A separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion must be also included in the application material.

Application Procedure:

To apply, please log onto UC Irvine's recruitment site located at

Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for this position:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Statement
  4. Diversity Statement
  5. References

Department of Neurological Surgery
University of California, Irvine
101 The City Drive, Bldg. 200, Suite 210
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: (714) 456-6966


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Mus t posses an MD, DO , MD/PhD, MD/MPH

Application Requirements

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

The Department will solicit letters of reference on behalf of the applicant.

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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.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California Policy on Vaccination Programs – With Updated Interim Amendments. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of receiving the COVID-19 Vaccine Primary Series or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, Religious Objection, and/or Deferral based on pregnancy or recent COVID-19 diagnosis and/or treatment) no later than the applicable deadline. All Covered Individuals must also provide proof of receiving the most recent CDC-recommended COVID-19 booster or properly decline such booster no later than the applicable deadline. New University of California employees should refer to Exhibit 2, Section II.C. of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Attachment for applicable deadlines. All Covered Individuals must also provide proof of being up-to-date on seasonal influenza vaccination or properly decline such vaccination no later than the applicable deadline. Please refer to the Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Program Attachment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Orange, CA