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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, Adj, In-Residence) - Colorectal Surgery

Recruitment Period

Open date: June 29th, 2018
Last review date: Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Saturday, Jun 29, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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 Colorectal Surgery is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and seeks full-time academic surgeon(s) specializing in colorectal surgery.

The Division of Colorectal Surgery at UC San Diego Health System has a strong national reputation in the areas of minimally invasive colorectal disease, rectal cancer, and inflammatory bowel disease. We are interested in building our national presence in these areas as well as in the areas of pelvic floor disease and outcomes research while maintaining a strong clinical footprint regionally and nationally. The individual will participate in the clinical programs and educational activities of the Section, including resident teaching, multi-institutional research, and University service.

Candidates must have an MD and must be board certified or eligible in Colorectal Surgery and must be eligible for a State of California medical license. Candidates also must have excellent clinical, teaching and research skills.

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 CV

  • 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)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)