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Assistant/Associate Professor of Surgery – Breast Surgeon

Application Window

Open date: September 20, 2023

Most recent review date: Friday, Nov 10, 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: Thursday, Mar 20, 2025 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 – Breast Surgeon
Division of Surgical Oncology
Department of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology at the University of California, San Francisco, is seeking outstanding candidates for a full time, academic surgeon with an exemplary record of patient care and expertise in Breast Care surgery. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in General Surgery. Applicants must have completed, or will complete by the time of hire, a fellowship in Complex General Surgical Oncology (CGSO) and/or Breast Surgical Oncology. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

The new faculty member will join our Section of Breast Care Surgery within the Division of Surgical Oncology, and care for patients as part of our internationally renowned multidisciplinary breast oncology program. The individual will work with our team at the Mission Bay campus via the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and also primarily lead the development of our breast oncology practice at our new UCSF ambulatory surgical center on the Peninsula. Multiple developed clinical research opportunities are available as part of our robust iterative clinical trials program. There will also be the opportunity for leadership in quality of care and outcomes for the Section.

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, including the breast surgical oncology fellowship.

UCSF is ranked #1 in cancer care regionally and consistently top 10 nationally.

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 $142,800 - $223,400. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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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: Contributions to Diversity Statement

  • 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