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Oncologic Orthopaedic Surgeon

Application Window

Open date: November 23, 2022

Next review date: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, May 23, 2024 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

Assistant or Associate Level Position

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting an orthopaedic surgeon with subspecialty expertise in oncology.

The selected individual will provide diagnostic, interventional and surgical management for patients with a variety of orthopaedic tumors and tumor-like conditions. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical, translational, and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer-reviewed journals. The chosen candidate will also be responsible for teaching clinically relevant topics to residents, fellows, and medical students. Both didactic and bedside teaching is required. Subspecialty training in arthroplasty in addition to Orthopaedic Oncology would be valued, but would not be necessary for the successful applicant. This position would also involve 20% time at the San Francisco VA medical center. The time at the SFVA would involve running the orthopedic oncology service and performing primary joint arthroplasty.

All of the requirements must be met by the time of hire.
• Board certified or eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery
• Completed an accredited Orthopaedic Surgery residency program
• Completed an Orthopaedic Oncology fellowship program.
• A valid California medical license.
• Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission.

Please apply online 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

  • Statement of Teaching

  • 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