Skip to main content

Clinical X Series - Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Recruitment Period

Open November 9th, 2018 through January 11th, 2019


The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of California, Irvine is seeking energetic and creative board-certified or board-eligible orthopaedic faculty member(s). This will be an academic senate position in the Clinical X series (Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor Levels). Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Qualified candidate must hold an MD or MD/PhD degree(s) and be eligible for California Medical Licensure and specialization in orthopaedic surgery specialty are required. Successful candidates should have specialty training experience in Sports Medicine, and be expected to take part in teaching orthopedic surgery residents and medical students as well as develop a dedicated research program in his/her chosen research area. The appropriate applicant must be able to cover trauma call and other related orthopaedic problems.

Applicants must have strong experience in teaching, patient care, research, and have peer reviewed publications.

The Clinical X series is designed for clinical scholars with major clinical responsibilities who are outstanding teachers and whose creative activities are often more broadly aimed at the improvement of clinical practice, health delivery, and/or medical education. Individuals in the Clinical X Series should publish the results of their scholarly activities and present them at meetings.

All qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply at, and uploading the following:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity

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

Nitin N. Bhatia, M.D.
Clinical Professor of 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.


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

How to apply

  1. Create an ApplicantID
  2. Provide required information and documents
  3. If any, provide required reference information
Get started: press Apply Now