General Surgeon (Oncology)

Location: Stanford University School of Medicine

The Department of Surgery/Division of General Surgery at the Stanford University School of Medicine seeks to fill several academic general surgeon positions during the next 18 months. Clinical specialties include minimally invasive/abdominal wall reconstruction surgery, surgical oncology (melanoma or hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery surgery), and breast surgery. These faculty positions will be at the Assistant, Associate, or full Professor level (based on the candidate’s qualifications) in the Medical Center Line (MCL).

The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. Faculty rank will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

The desired candidate must be board eligible/certified in general surgery and fellowship trained in a subspecialty such as minimally invasive/bariatric surgery, complex general surgical oncology, breast surgery, or hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery. It is expected the candidate will have substantial scholarly activity with current funding or a high likelihood of obtaining extramural funding to support their scholarly activity. Candidates will also be expected to build and maintain an active clinical practice in their specialty.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

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

Interested candidates should send a copy of their curriculum vitae, a brief letter outlining their interests and the names of three references to:

George Poultsides, MD
Chair, General Surgery Search Committee
c/o Roseanne Menorca or Balkirat Mann


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