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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS CLin, Clin X, Adj, In-Res) Transplant Surgery

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 20th, 2018
Last review date: December 1st, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: February 20th, 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 University of California, San Diego, Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and and seek to recruit an experienced abdominal transplant surgeon to serve as to serve as a full-time faculty member.

The successful candidate will be nationally recognized for clinical outcomes broadly in abdominal transplantation including liver, kidney, and pancreas as well as for their contributions to moving their field forward. The successful candidate will embrace these values as well and demonstrate an ability to navigate the inherent multidisciplinary landscape in a collaborative manner.

Expertise in living kidney donation and in pediatric abdominal transplantation is preferred.

Qualified candidates must meet the following criteria:
1) MD and Board certification in General Surgery
2) successful completion of an ASTS accredited fellowship in abdominal transplantation
3) a commitment to research and education
4) Must possess or successfully secure a California medical license

The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review:

HS Clinical Professor - see:
Clinical X Professor - see:
Adjunct Professor – see:
In-Residence Professor - see:

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

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

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 veterans status.

Job location

San Diego, CA


Document requirements
  • 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 Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

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