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Pediatric Sports Orthopaedic Surgeon - ACADEMIC POSITION

Application Window

Open date: November 22nd, 2021

Most recent review date: Saturday, Apr 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Monday, May 22, 2023 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.

Position description

Pediatric Sports Orthopaedic Surgeon - ACADEMIC POSITION
Assistant – Associate Level

The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting a board eligible or board-certified Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon with expertise in sports medicine. Candidate will provide diagnostic, interventional and surgical management for children with the full spectrum of musculoskeletal diagnoses. The candidate should have experience in the orthopaedic care of the pediatric and adolescent athlete. The selected candidate will be appointed to the Assistant or Associate Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical, Clinical X, or In-Residence faculty series.

The incumbent will participate in clinical teaching and research activities at the UCSF Benioff’s Children’s Hospital and other affiliated UCSF sites. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer reviewed journals. The incumbent will also be responsible for and provide an integral role to teach clinically relevant topics for residents as well as medical students and fellows.

Applicant must have all requirements met by time of hire:
• A valid California medical license.
• MD or DO degree from an accredited program.
• Completed an accredited Orthopaedic Surgery residency.
• Completed Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship.
• Completed Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship.
• Board certified or eligible with American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
• Experience in the orthopaedic care of the pediatric and adolescent athlete.
• Expertise in sports medicine.
• Expertise in pediatric orthopaedics.
• Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission.

Please apply online with CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and three (3) Reference Contact Information at:

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy found here:

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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA