Gastroenterology and Hepatology Advanced Endoscopist Assistant/Associate Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor

  • University of CA, Davis
  • Sacramento, CA, United States
  • Aug 25, 2017
Full time Gastroenterologist

Position Description

The Department of Internal Medicine at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for one full-time position in the Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology to join our existing group of 3 advanced endoscopists. The position will be primarily dedicated to providing outstanding patient care and clinical/translational research in the area of advanced endoscopy.

The Division currently includes 16 fulltime faculty, and 2 nurse practitioners. Referrals come from within an extensive primary care network, active colorectal and hepatobiliary services, an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, and from the surrounding region. In addition to inpatient consultative services, the Division staffs clinics and outpatient endscopy units at 4 locations throughout the greater Sacramento region including a new and expansive clinic with 4 outpatient endoscopy suites. Research opportunities include a CTSA-funded Clinical and Translational Sciences Center which provides bioinformatics and biostatistical support including access to over 12 million patient records in UC-Rex; a GI Clinical Trials Unit to support investigator-initiated and industry-sponsored clinical trials; and multiple opportunities for translational research. The Division’s training program includes 9 Gastroenterology fellows and 1 EUS fellow.

Basic Qualifications:
Candidate must possess an M.D. degree and be BC/BE in Gastroenterology and eligible for a California medical license. Candidate is expected to have training and experience in advanced endoscopy include endoscopic mucosal resection, EUS, and ERCP. Excellence in teaching is required. Additional responsibilities will include providing general gastroenterology care and teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment.

Completion of an Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship is highly desirable

Qualified applicants should upload their curriculum vita, cover letter, statement of contributions to diversity and the names and contact information for five professional references online at: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01756

For full consideration, applications must be received by September 4, 2017. However, this position will remain opened until filled but no later than June 30, 2018.

This recruitment is conducted at the assistant/associate rank. The selected candidate will be hired at the assistant/associate rank, regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications.

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. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct.

Under Federal law, the University of California may employ only individuals who are legally able to work in the United States as established by providing documents as specified in the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. Certain UCSC positions funded by federal contracts or sub-contracts require the selected candidate to pass an E-Verify check. More information is available http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify.

UC Davis is a smoke & tobacco-free campus (http://breathefree.ucdavis.edu/)

Position Setting

Academic - Clinical Educator

Position Requirements/Qualifications

REQUIREMENTS

DOCUMENTS

REFERENCES

5 references required (contact information only)

Will you be attending the WCOG at ACG2017 Meeting?

No