Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X) - Surgical Oncologist 8/30/2016

University of California - San Diego San Diego, CA

University of California - San Diego
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San Diego, CA
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
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Job #JPF01182

* School of Medicine - SURGERY


Open date: August 29th, 2016
Last review date: January 30th, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: August 29th, 2017
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.


The University of California, San Diego, Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology ( and Moores UCSD Cancer Center ( are committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and seek to recruit a fellowship trained surgical oncologist with a focus on clinical care and research in the area of gastrointestinal cancer, with a major emphasis on the care of patients with peritoneal surface malignancy.

The ideal candidate must have demonstrated excellence in clinical care of patients with peritoneal surface malignancy, with a minimum of 5 years of practice experience (exclusive of fellowship training), as well as an excellent track record of publication.

Qualified candidates must meet the following criteria:
1) MD and Board certification or eligibility in General Surgery
2) Successful completion of an SSO approved fellowship in surgical oncology
3) Commitment to research and education
4) Minimum of five years experience with demonstrated excellence in cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC
5) Must have or be able to obtain a California medical license

Training in the following areas are also highly desirable:
1) Advanced gastrointestinal surgery including minimally invasive techniques
2) Novel intraperitoneal therapeutics
3) Expertise in palliative care

HPB surgery will not form a component of practice. The faculty member will be expected to devote 90% of their time to clinical care.

Appointment will be at the Associate or Full Professor rank in the Clinical Series. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales. Review of applications will begin on September 20, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.

Interested applicants must submit a CV, Cover Letter and a separate statement summarizing past or potential contributions to diversity (For further information about contributions to diversity statements, see ). Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego s Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at:

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.


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