The Department of Surgery at the University of California, Davis, Health System located in Sacramento, California seeks to recruit a full-time Academic Breast Surgeon/Surgical Oncologist at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level in the Clinical X, Health Science Clinical Professor or In-Residence series depending on experience and qualifications.  UC Davis has an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center.

The selected candidate will work within the Division of Surgical Oncology and broadly within the UC Davis NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. The emphasis of this recruitment is for a breast surgical oncologist who specializes in all areas of breast surgical care. The successful candidate will have substantial opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration and will be expected to leverage the strengths of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center in translational research, including the development and implementation of clinical trials.  Based on clinical and leadership experience, candidates may be considered for leadership opportunities and lead the expansion of our existing breast cancer program.

The candidate will be expected to participate in clinical care, teaching, research, and university service depending on academic series.  Expectations of the Clinical X and In-Residence series is to engage in teaching, research, service, and clinical work. Expectations of the Health Science Clinical Professor series is to engage in clinical work, teaching and to support the department’s research mission.

The salary range for this position is $296,205–$601,901. This position includes membership in the Health Sciences Compensation Plan. Salary and level of appointment will be based upon experience and qualifications.

Basic Qualifications (at the time of application):

·       Must possess a Medical Degree.

·       Ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment.

Additional Qualifications (at the time of start):

·       Must be able to obtain a California Medical License

·       Completion of an approved Breast or Surgical Oncology Fellowship with an emphasis in breast care.

·       Must be board certified or board eligible in Surgery

Qualified applicants should apply online at UC Recruit: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF06219 by uploading current curriculum vitae with a bibliography, letter of interest outlining research, educational, and administrative experience, and the names and contact info of at least three professional references.

For more information, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Robert J. Canter, MD at: surgery.jobs@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu.

For full consideration, applications must be received by April 2, 2024; however, the position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2024.


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