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UCSF Fresno & VACCHCS - PHYSICIAN – Associate Chief of Medicine

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 8th, 2017
Last review date: December 8th, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: May 8th, 2019
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.


PHYSICIAN – Associate Chief of Medicine

California- Department of Veterans Affairs California Health Care System, Fresno, CA, affiliated with University of California- San Francisco Medical Residency Program, leader in health care quality is recruiting for a full-time faculty member for the Associate Chief of Medicine position. Willing to consider qualified applicants from any specialty or subspecialty. This position will report to the Chief of Medicine and be responsible for specialty care sections of medicine which may include any area that falls under the medicine service. VA provides patient centered care, delivered by engaged, collaborative teams in an integrated environment that supports learning and continuous improvement. The candidate we are looking for must be a physician of high caliber and have outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills. As a member of the VA professional leadership team, the candidate must be knowledgeable in supervisory duties, administrative responsibilities, and provide high quality veteran-centered care within their area of specialty. Our leadership team embodies the blueprint for excellence and is expected to exemplify a strong work ethic, integrity and high quality standards. Interested applicants should be able to demonstrate similar characteristics. Candidate must have a medical degree (MD, DO or equivalent), must be eligible to obtain a US medical license and be board certified or eligible. Applicants must possess the basic qualifications at the time of hire. Fresno is located 3 hours south of San Francisco and just 2 hours from 3 national parks, including Yosemite, and year-round recreation.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.

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

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Job location

Fresno, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

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  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

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