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Thoracic/Lung Transplant Surgeon- Assistant/Associate Level

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 25th, 2017
Next review date: April 25th, 2019
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: April 25th, 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.


Thoracic/Lung Transplant Surgeon
Assistant/Associate Level Professor of Surgery University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, has an immediate need for a fullĀ¬ time, early- to mid-career thoracic surgeon. Candidates must be skilled in all aspects of general thoracic surgery and have advanced training and demonstrated excellent clinical skill in lung transplantation, thoracic organ recovery, ECMO and cardiopulmonary bypass. The candidate must be board-certified or board-eligible in thoracic surgery at the time of hire. Candidates must also be committed to an academic career that combines outstanding patient care, excellent clinical outcomes and/or basic research, and teaching of medical students, residents and fellows.

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.

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Job location

San Francisco, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 5 required (contact information only)

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