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Recruitment Period

Open date: October 11th, 2017
Last review date: November 10th, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: April 11th, 2019
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.



The UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program in conjunction with Community Regional Medical Centers (CRMC), Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG), and University Neurosciences Institute (UNI) offers a faculty position for a Fellowship trained Spine Surgeon. Applicants for this open position must be certified or eligible for certification by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, California medical licensed, or eligible to obtain a California medical license at the time of hire.

CRMC is a modern facility including portable CT in the OR and a neuronavigational system. Neurosurgery is a very busy full spectrum clinical service. The Neurosurgery Department allows for active participation in teaching activity while supporting the Level One Trauma service for the region, as well as providing services to a newly opened Neurocritical Care Intensive Care Unit, which makes CRMC the only center in the Central Valley to provide comprehensive neurosciences services to patients with a wide range of neuroscience needs.

The program is based in Fresno, California, where residents enjoy a high standard of living combined with a low cost of living. The result is a quality of life uniquely Californian, yet surprisingly affordable. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery is all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. While there is much to see and do in Fresno such as college sporting events, a minor league baseball team, and an amateur ice hockey team, the city is ideally located for fast, convenient getaways to the majestic Sierra (just 45 minutes away) the scenic Central Coast, (just two hours away), as well as California’s most popular theme parks (just three hours away). Fresno is the only major city in the country with close proximity to three national parks, including renowned Yosemite National Park.

We offer both a competitive salary and an academic appointment with the University of California San Francisco commensurate with the applicant’s background and accomplishments.

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

Fresno, CA



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