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Gender Confirming Genital Surgery

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 13th, 2018

Next review date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 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.


Gender Confirming Genital Surgery

The Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, has an opening for a full-time surgeon with experience in the area of Gender Confirming Genital Surgery. The successful candidate must hold an MD degree and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Urology. The ideal candidate must be experienced in the surgical and non-surgical issues unique to the population management including vaginoplasty and phalloplasty. An exemplary track record of patient care and an active interest in clinical, translational or basic science research or education is preferred. The position will be based at the UCSF Medical Center Parnassus and/or an affiliate Campus. The candidate must have recognized skills in the education of Medical Students, Residents and Fellows. All candidates must have or be able to obtain a California medical license. The position will be appointed in either the In Residence or Clinical X series at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor Level depending on qualifications and experience of the final candidate. All requirements must be met by the start date.

The candidate will collaborate with a team of physicians from the Departments of Medicine, Surgery, and Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences to provide innovative and compassionate care for the Transgender population at UCSF. The candidate must have a strong interest and experience in research, with the goal of developing a multi-disciplinary Gender Confirming research program that will seek to advance the quality of care for this patient population.

Applicants will be considered until the position has been filled. Please submit curriculum vitae, a cover letter, a brief statement of your teaching and research interest, a statement of contributions to diversity, and provide a minimum of 5 references (contact information only). The candidate of choice will be expected to submit a total of 6 references if he/she is appointed at the Associate or Full Professor level (contact information only).

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service 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

San Francisco, CA


Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 5-6 required (contact information only)