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Assistant/Associate Professor of Surgery – Solid Organ Transplant Surgeon

Application Window

Open date: December 14, 2022

Most recent review date: Friday, Jan 13, 2023 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: Friday, Jun 14, 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/Associate Professor of Surgery – Solid Organ Transplant Surgeon
Division of Transplant Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery, University of California, San Francisco is seeking outstanding candidates for an academic, solid organ transplant surgeon with training in liver, pancreas and kidney transplantation. Candidates must have completed an ASTS (American Society of Transplant Surgeons) approved fellowship or will complete the fellowship by August 2023. Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission. Requirements include excellent clinical skills in transplantation, including experience in living donor liver transplantation and laparoscopic kidney donor procedures. The ideal candidate will also have experience in innovative areas such as use of the robotic platform and newer liver perfusion devices.

This position will also allow for further development of a career in either Health Sciences Research, translational research or basic research, with a potential for protected time to pursue research efforts. The successful candidate will be expected to further pursue independent research funding.

Candidates must have recognized skills in the education of surgery residents and medical students and will be expected to be active participants in the Department’s residency training and educational programs.

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The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5: The minimum base salary range for this position is $135,700 -$213,500. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan ( which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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
  • 5 required (contact information only)

About UC San Francisco

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA