Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, Adjunct, In-Residence) | Pediatric Surgery

Location: University of California San Diego

The University of California, San Diego, Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and seek to recruit a fellowship trained Pediatric Surgeon with a focus on clinical and research excellence.

The UC San Diego Division of Pediatric Surgery has a robust clinical practice. It serves the children of San Diego County through the Medical Practice Foundation at Rady Children's Hospital. Research, education, academics, clinical care and advocacy for children are all priorities of the division. The division's ACGME approved UCSD/Rady Pediatric Surgery fellowship program on the Rady Campus supports two clinical fellows and a complement of residents.

Rady Children's Hospital of San Diego is a state of the art facility which provides comprehensive pediatric surgical care to the region. The University of California San Diego provides an academic environment which will allow candidates to thrive and pursue their educational and research interests. The current team of pediatric surgeons is very stable. While continuing to support the clinical enterprise, they have increased their involvement in educational and research activities in recent years.

Candidates must have an MD or equivalent degree. Candidates with an MD must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatric Surgery and have completed ACGME approved fellowship training in Pediatric Surgery. Candidate must also have or be eligible for a California medical license or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the Medical Board of California.

Appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. Series will be determined by the successful candidate's skills, qualifications and experience.

A description of each series is provided for your review:

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and references to:

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system:


  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Diversity Statement for more information.
  • Misc/Additional (optional)
  • 3 References (contact information only)

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