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Chief, Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 26th, 2018
Next review date: April 30th, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: August 27th, 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 Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is seeking an board certified or equivalent surgeon to serve as Chief of the Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery. The Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery is comprised of three programs: Cardiac Surgery, General Thoracic Surgery, and Heart and Lung Transplant and has a fully accredited ACGME training program in cardiothoracic surgery that consists of rotations in adult cardiac surgery, pediatric cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. This position will be appointed at the rank of Full Professor. The selected candidate will be a national leader in Cardiothoracic Surgery and will have an exemplary record of clinical and research accomplishments. Candidates will be expected to lead the clinical effort in Cardiothoracic Surgery, to participate in patient care, and be responsible for a basic and clinical research program. Recognized teaching skill and expertise in residency and medical student training is required.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and 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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San Francisco, CA




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